Education Sessions

SASMA offers a number of education sessions for members throughout the year, including our Annual Members Conference and our Master Class Series.

These sessions are offered free or at a discounted rate for SASMA Members (Professional, Associate and Student Members). Non-members can attend the sessions for a fee.

The 2019 SASMA Education Series is proudly supported by:

Pre-Reading Articles
Presenters for the 2019 SASMA Education Series provide pre-readings for each of the sessions. The pre-readings form a component of the Pre-Disposing Activity for GP's applying for RACGP Points. To access the 2019 Pre-Reading Articles Click here

In 2019 three SASMA Members Education Sessions and the 2019 SASMA Conference will be available live via a webinar for those who are unable to attend on the day. The webinar participants will be able to ask questions in real time to each of the presenters and panellists. To take up this option be sure to select the 'Webinar' option when registering.

University Student Education Sessions
In addition to the SASMA Members Education Program, SASMA continues to run an education program targeted at university students and recent graduates. To see what workshops are on offer this year click here.
Other Professional Development Opportunities
Are you looking for other professional development opportunities in the sports medicine and musculoskeletal domains? Then checkout the Professional Development Opportunities page on our website.

Upcoming Sessions

2019 SASMA AGM & Education Finale

Monday 25 November 18:30 to Monday 25 November 21:00
The Hilton Hotel - Board Room

2019 SA Sports Medicine Association

Annual General Meeting & Education Finale

Date:   Monday 25th November 2019
Venue:   Hilton Hotel, 264 South Road, Hilton, SA
Times:   6:30pm Networking Drinks & Finger Food for Members & Partners
    7:00pm SA Sports Medicine Association Annual General Meeting

Education Finale

"Interesting Case: 17yo with heel pain"
- Dr Robert Buckley, Sports Physician Registrar

"Interesting Case: Leg pain in a runner"
- Dr Sandy Kleinschmidt, Sports Physician Registrar

"Clinical decision making process for high ankle (syndesmosis) sprains"
- Dr Anthony Nguyen, Orthopaedic Surgeon Foot & Ankle Specialty, SPORTSMED SA

"Maxiskate and its role in rehabilitation"
- Dr Matthew Liptak, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Orthopaedics SA

"Biomechanics of mid-substance Achilles tendinopathy"
- Dr Geoffrey Verrall, Sports & Exercise Physician, SPARC (Sports & Arthritis Clinic)

    8:25pm Presentation of the Owen Bowering Prize for the 2019 Sports Medicine in General Practice Course
    8:30pm - 9:00pm Formalities Conclude & further networking with drinks & finger food


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2020 Sports Medicine in General Practice Course

Thursday 11 June 08:30 to Sunday 14 June 13:00
Next Gen Health and Lifestyle Club

Musculoskeletal medicine is the third most common presentation in General Practice.  This course is targeted at improving GP’s examination, diagnostic and management skills in the area of musculoskeletal and sports medicine.

There will be opportunity to learn from nationally recognised experts across the Sports Medicine disciplines, and is an excellent opportunity to network with leading MSK Physicians and Surgeons in Adelaide.

It will provide GP’s with an excellent introduction to Sports Medicine focusing on muscular skeletal examination, diagnostic and management techniques for both common and complex sports injuries. The course is focused around the use of Case Studies.

Location :   The Next Generation, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide, SA, 5006
Dates: Thursday 11th June 2020 –  Sunday 14th June 2020

 Morning & Afternoon teas and lunches will be provided. Wine and cheese during scheduled review sessions.

Course Times:

Thursday 11 June   8.30am - 5.00pm
Friday 12 June 8.45am - 5.00pm
Saturday 13 June 8.45am - 5.00pm
Sunday 14 June 8.45am - 1.00pm

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