Screening in Elite Sport: The Search for the Panacea to Optimise Player Performance
Organizasyon: ARSENAL FC SEMS
Yer: Emirates Stadium, London
This year the main topics of discussion focus on the various strategies employed during the on-going process of screening players and athletes in order to optimise performance, injury prevention and recovery.
Currently confirmed speakers:Professor Roald Bahr - Head of the Aspetar Sports Injury and Illness Prevention ProgrammeDr Michael Collins - Director of the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion ProgramProfessor Fares Haddad - Clinical Director, ISEH; Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon , UCLH, The Princess Grace Hospital and The Wellington HospitalMr Adam Meakins - Extended Scope Practitioner and Specialist Physiotherapist in the field of sports injuries with a particular interest in the shoulder joint.Ms Andrea Mosler - Senior Sports Physiotherapist at Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine HospitalDr Gary O’Driscoll - Arsenal Football Club Medical DirectorMr Des Ryan - Arsenal Football Club Head of Sports Medicine & Athletic Development (Academy)Professor Sanjay Sharma - Professor of clinical Cardiology at St Georges University of London
Presentations will include:Pelvic avulsions and related injuries: Lessons learnt.Screening and identifying clinical profiles in Sports concussion. A proactive approach to concussion management.Screening and its role in athletic development in academy football.Why screening to predict injury does not work… and probably never will!New player medicals in professional football, what does it involve?Screening for groin pain: from research to risk management.Screening as a tool for injury prevention and reduction. A Physiotherapist’s view.Current concepts in cardiac screening of the young and elite athlete.