Dr JN (Chuck) Cakic ? Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in Hips will be conducting a Hip Arthroscopy & Labral Repair Live Surgery with a talk on Post Operative Rehabilitation by Barry Getz ? Physiotherapist. Please kindly take note that only a limited number of 100 guests may attend as the venue can only accommodate this number.
Against the background of research & the implication of it on clinical practice we’ve established an orthopaedic workshop between Dr Louis Holtzhausen, Arnold Vlok and Frans Kleynhans presented by BASA Free State and SASMA.
The first edition of the South African Excercise is Medicine Newsletter is certainly a milestone, not only for our custodian, SASMA, but also for the Excercise is Medicine Global Network of the American College of Sports Medicine.
The Discovery Vitality Summit is fast becoming one of the most anticipated events on the health calendar. With less than three months to go, spaces are filling up fast!
The 15th Biennial SASMA Conference is to be held on 24-27 October at the Wild Coast Sun in KwaZulu Natal. It is an excellent venue, having recently been revamped. A strong scientific and social programme is being organised.
The 3rd Transact Triathlon Congress will take place on Friday 12 April 2013 in Port Elizabeth, prior to the SA Ironman event on Sunday 14 April 2013. The conference is a combined SASMA and SAMSIG initiative. Triathlon-related topics will be discussed. SAMSIG will present radiology case reports relevant to triathlon.
The two-day short course culminating in a university certificate of competence (for those who successfully complete the attendance and assessment, which is a MCQ test), provides insight into the planning of medical services for a football event both from the perspective of mass gathering medicine and emergencies on the pitch. It illustrates the specificities of emergency medicine in the football environment and the interdependence of football medicine and emergency / mass gathering medicine in this setting considerably benefitting both specialties.