FIMS Courses

How can you present a FIMS Team Physician Development Course in your region?

FIMS encourages its countries or regions to consider organizing a FIMS Team Physician Development Course (TPDC). The goal of the FIMS Team Physician Development Course is to prepare physicians of any specialty to fulfil the basic fieldside medical needs of athletes.

FIMS can provide you with the following educational material for delivering a Team Physician Development Course in your country or region:

1. Latest Edition of the FIMS Team Physician Manual

2. Certificates of attendance

Full information concerning the organization of a FIMS Team Physician Development Course can be found in the documents “FIMS TPDC Instructor's Guide” and “FIMS TPDC Outline”. For further information, please contact the Chair of the FIMS Education Commission Prof. Emin Ergen (Emin.Ergen@medicine.ankara.edu.tr).

What about the FIMS Team Physician Advanced Course (TPAC)?

The FIMS Team Physician Advanced Course (TPAC) has has been successfully offered at a number of FIMS Congresses including Oman (January 2004), and Beijing (June 2006). Further courses are planned in other areas of the world. For further information, please contact the Chair of the FIMS Education Commission Prof. Emin Ergen (Emin.Ergen@medicine.ankara.edu.tr) and FIMS Courses Coordinator Prof.Demitri Constantinou (Demitri.Constantinou@wits.ac.za). 

FIMS Sports and Exercise Cardiology Course

The FIMS Sports and Exercise Cardiology Course is a comprehensive 2-day course that covers many aspects of cardiology in the athlete and more. Pathological conditions, cardiac screening, ECG tracings, exercise in cardiac patients and emergency resuscitation are covered. For further information, please contact the Chair of the FIMS Education Commission Prof. Emin Ergen (Emin.Ergen@medicine.ankara.edu.tr) and FIMS Courses Coordinator Prof. Demitri Constantinou (Demitri.Constantinou@wits.ac.za).

 

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