Collaborating Centres of Sports Medicine

Mission

The FIMS Collaborating Centres of Sports Medicine (FIMS-CCSM) will facilitate regional and national educational, developmental and research networks to promote best practice sport medicine principles for athlete care and active living on an international basis.

Goals

  1. To promote an international FIMS standard of Sports Medicine in clinical care and research through knowledge transfer and exchange.
  2. To develop and deliver accessible FIMS educational courses (Team Physician Course, Advanced Team Physician Course, Instructor Course, Rehabilitation, Emergency Courses and others) on a regular basis to sport medicine professionals.
  3. To promote a model that supports developing countries and early career professionals for advancement of sport medicine best practices through peer coaching of team physicians.
  4. To engage an international network of FIMS members in collaborative research efforts that promote evidence-based sport medicine.
  5. To promote the membership and active participation in the FIMS.

News

Meeting between the FIMS President and the SportAccord President.

Lausanne, 14th March 2017, Prof. Pigozzi met this morning at the SportAccord Headquarters President Baumann, IOC Member. During the meeting it has been discussed future possibilities of cooperation between the two Organisations, focused on ensuring best medical care and health protection of the athletes health. The International federation of Sports Medicine is recognized by the IOC since 1952 and Associate Member of SportAccord since 2014.

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