The Spanish Federation of Sports Medicine has decided to hold its next Congress in the unique setting of the Palacio de la Magdalena in Santander.
It will be an important time to share knowledge, scientific and human experiences, reconnect with old friends but it's mostly going to be an important time for us all to celebrate our recognition within the National Health and maintenance.
Getting into the groin: 3rd Aspetar Sports Groin Pain Centre Conference: The role of investigations in groin pain
IX Congreso Uruguayo de Medicina del Deporte y la Actividad Física
XII Simposio Sudamericano de Medicina del Deporte
Date: 13 – 15 November 2013
Location: Sala Azul “Dr. Aquiles Lanza” Centro de Conferencias de la Intendencia de Montevideo
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6th Exercise & Sports Science Australia Conference and Sports Dietitians Australia Update: Research to Practice
Research to Practice, organized by Exercise & Sports Science Australia and Sports Dietitians Australia, will bring together over 1,000 delegates, both international and domestic keynote speakers, more than 30 high-level speakers and over 40 national exhibitors and representatives from a number of health associations. The biennial event will focus on a strong scientific program combined with expert panels, interactive sessions, real life case studies, workshops, and presentations on the latest trends and discoveries in the field of exercise, sports science and nutrition. The program incorporates streams on: Sports Science, Exercise Science, Exercise is Medicine, and Nutrition. Other activities, including special interest groups, award presentations, exercise sessions, and social events, will contribute to an exceptional opportunity for both professional development and networking.
This conference is the full package. Registration now open at www.essa.org.au/2014conference
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Practical information Event: 6th Exercise & Sports Science Australia Conference and Sports Dietitians Australia Update: Research to Practice
Organiser: Exercise & Sports Science Australia
Date: 10 – 12 April 2014
Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia
Contact: Sarah Hall
Earlybird registration closes 5th February 2014!
The IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury & Illness in sport will be 2014’s premier international conference for those interested in clinical aspects of sports and exercise medicine. The diverse faculty represent the pre-eminent international authorities in injury and illness prevention.
Over 120 leaders in their fields are lined up as speakers. One of many highlights promises be the opening lecture by the dynamic tandem, Prof Dohmnall Macauley and Prof Karim Khan, BMJ/BJSM editors. Other keynote speakers and topics include Paul McCrory on concussion, Benno Nigg on running injuries, Evert Verhagen on how digital and mobile platforms will influence athlete care, Andrew McIntosh on technology and equipment in sport, Juan Manuel Alonso on hamstring injury prevention, Caroline Finch on injury surveillance and rule changes.
This triennial conference is a unique opportunity for the global sport and exercise medicine community to meet face to face in the ideal environment that Monaco provides.
More info: www.ioc-preventionconference.org
June 18-21, 2014: The Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine (CASEM) & Quebec City are proud to welcome the world to Canada for The XXXIII FIMS World Congress of Sports Medicine.
CASEM has now opened registration all pre-conference courses taking place in the week leading up to the XXXIII World Congress of Sport Medicine, hosted by CASEM, in Quebec City this June.
The following courses are now available:
Monday 16th/Tuesday 17th June 2014 - Team Physician Development Course
The goal of the course is to prepare physicians to provide medical care to athletes. The target audience is a physician of any specialty, with or without a CASEM diploma in sport medicine, who wishes to develop and enhance his/her knowledge and skill in the care of the athlete and his/her role as team physician. This course may also be of interest to Allied Health Professionals who are involved with the care of athlete or sports teams.
- To address the key components of sport medicine skills in a practical case-based approach within realistic scenarios.
- To deliver the course content in an interactive learning format that integrates the principles of adult education with updated teaching technology is practical sessions where skills and theory are challenged and refined.
- To ensure that excellent quality faculty are selected which offer leadership, mentoring and gold standard principles of care.
At the end of the course, all participants are provided with a FIMS Team Physician Manual (Third Edition),the price of which is included in the registration fee.
Tuesday 17th/Wednesday 18th June 2014 MSK Ultrasound Basics - Upper and Lower Limb (limited to 36 participants per day)
This very popular course returns and this time will run over two days covering both upper and lower limbs - a first class international Faculty will provide hands-on instruction. This course is not to be missed and fills up quickly. More detailed information on course learning objectives and program can be found on the course website: http://casem-acmse.org/fims/registration/registration-msk-ultrasound-course/
Tuesday 18th June 2014 - FIMS Instructor Course
The newly revised FIMS Instructor Course will be offered for the third time in Quebec City for any FIMS members who have previously taken a Team Physician Course and wishes to be involved in future courses around the world as an official FIMS Instructor. This course will be an 8 hours intensive small group learning, focusing on the skills to be required to plan a course curriculum and mentor interactive memorable speakers. In addition, you will learn key organizational skills, and become familiar with the FIMS TPC resources. Registration will be limited to 15 participants. Course details are available on the fims2014.org website.
Wednesday 18th June 2014 - Emergency Sidelines (limited to 42 participants per day)
Emergency Sidelines - this one day course targetting all sport medicine physicians will provide both hands-on workshop and didactic sessions in a collegial setting.
- Identify and manage emergency sideline assessments
- Recognize and practice effective and efficient techniques for emergency sideline procedures
- Coordinate integrated medical team members in the assessment and delivery of emergency sideline management
More information on all of the above courses can be found at www.fims2014.org
See you in Quebec!
Aspetar will host 1st World Conference on Groin Pain in Athletes at the Aspire Academy for Sports Excellence Auditorium in Doha, Qatar, from 1st to 3rd November 2014.
The scientific committee is currently preparing this event. More details and the preliminary programme will follow soon.
We are now accepting Abstract and Poster submissions in the topics related to Groin Pain. If you are interested to present at the conference, please note that the deadline is June 20th 2014.
For further information on poster and abstract submissions please click here.