October 7th, 2019

Camp Nou, Barcelona

BARÇA SPORTS MEDICINE CONFERENCE

11TH EDITION
160K

We encourage you to attend this year's Barça Sports Medicine Conference with the topic “How to manage tendinopathy injuries in football: from scientific evidence to clinical practice”.

€250 5% OFF €237
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Date
October 7th, 2019
Place
Camp Nou, Barcelona
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE
English
REGISTRATIONS
Open

SPEAKERS

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Ricard Pruna

Medical Manager Football area, FC Barcelona

(SPA)

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Alan McCall

Research & Development

(UK)

 

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Gil Rodas

Head of Medical Services, Barça Innovation Hub, FC Barcelona

(SPA)

 

 

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Jill Cook

Professor (research), La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre, La Trobe University

(AUS)

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Thor Einar Andersen

Head of Football Medicine Research at the Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center at the Norwegian School

(NOR)

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Hans Tol

Sports Medicine Physician at the Amsterdam Medical University Centers

(NL)

 

 

 

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Silvia Ortega

(SPA)

 

 

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Xavier Yanguas

Sports Medicine Doctor at FC Barcelona

(SPA)

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Markus Walden

Consultant orthopaedic surgeon at the Department of Orthopaedics, Hässleholm-Kristianstad-Ystad Hospitals

(SWE)

 

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Sean Docking

Post-doctoral research fellow at La Trobe University Sport | Exercise Medicine Research Center at Latrobe University

(AUS)

 

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Ebonie Rio

4-year postdoctoral research fellowship at La Trobe University

(AUS)

 

 

 

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Carles Pedret

Doctor in Medicine and Surgery from the Autonomous University of Barcelona | Specialist in Sports Medicine at the University of Barcelona

(SPA)

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Ramon Balius

Head of Locomotor Unit at CEARE (Center for High-Performance Sports Studies)

(SPA)

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Sandra Mechó

Radiologist at FC Barcelona and Hospital de Barcelona

(SPA)

 

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Xavier Alomar

Radiologist at Creu Blanca Hospital

(SPA)

 

 

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Jeremy Loenneke

Department of health and exercise science and recreation management at University of Mississippi

(USA)

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Tero Järvinen

Chief surgeon and the professor at the department of Orthopedics & Traumatology at the Tampere University Hospital and Tampere University

(FIN)

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Lorenzo Masci

Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine at Pure Sports Med

(UK)

 

 

 

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Hakan Alfredsson

Tendon Specialist & Orthopaedic Surgeon

(SWE)

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Maurizio Fanchini

Strength Conditioning Coach at AS Roma

(IT)

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Dylan Morrissey

Sports Medicine Physician at Qmul

(UK)

 

 

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Hans Zwerver

Professor of Sport & Exercise Medicine at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands

(NL)

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Craig Purdam

Deputy Director, Athlete Services and Head of Physiotherapy, Australian Institute of Sport

(AUS)

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Andreas Serner

Physiotherapist & Clinical Research Scientist at ASPETAR

(QAT)

 

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Robert-Jan de Vos

Sports Physician and post-doc researcher at the Erasmus University Medical Center in Rotterdam

(NL)

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Seth O’Neill

University of Leicester | LE · Department of Medical and Social Care Education

(UK)

 

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Andreas Ivarsson

Head of Psychology and personal development research (Arsenal FC)

(SWE)

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Daniel Florit

Medical section Professional Football Sala at FC Barcelona

(SPA)

 

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Javier Ruiz

Physical Trainer of Basketball at FC Barcelona

(SPA)

 

Over a decade sharing the latest research of muscle and tendon injuries at our conference with world-renowned doctors and scientists. This year we will discuss how to manage tendinopathy injuries in football, discussing new scientific evidence and cutting-edge clinical practice.

  • General overview and clinical interventions of tendon pain and pathology
  • Specific tendinopathy rehabilitation examples
  • Preventive measures for tendon injuries
  • Exclusive tendinopathy guide

Discover the next trends and challenges in sports injuries and rehabilitation to push further the boundaries in sports medicine:

  • Preventive sports injuries using performance data
  • Impact of new smart garments, wearables and sensors
  • New rehabilitation technologies
  • Network and learn from the best

 

TARGET AUDIENCE

This is an event that will be of interest to a wide variety of sports practitioners, including: sports physicians, orthopaedic surgeons, sports rehabilitators, physiotherapists, physical trainers, sports scientists, among others.

A message from the experts

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PROGRAM

  • MONDAY, OCTOBER 7TH

SCHEDULES

09:00
OPENING CEREMONY by Javier Sobrino (Head of Strategy & Knowledge Area at F.C. Barcelona) and Dr. Gil Rodas (Head of Health & Wellness Area of Barça Innovation Hub)
INTRODUCTION
09:10
“HOW TO MANAGE TENDINOPATHY FOR FOOTBALL: FCB TENDINOPATHY GUIDE” by Dr. Ricard Pruna, Alan McCall, Gil Rodas and Jill Cook
TOPIC 1 : GENERAL OVERVIEW OF TENDON PAIN / PATHOLOGY Chair: Gil Rodas and Thor Einar Andersen
09:25
“WHERE HAVE WE COME FROM AND WHERE ARE WE HEADING?" by Jill Cook (AUS)
09:45
“EPIDEMIOLOGY AND RISK FACTORS FOR TENDON INJURY IN FOOTBALL” by Markus Walden
10:05
“WHAT IS THE ROLE OF IMAGING IN DIAGNOSING AND MANAGING A TENDON INJURY?” by Sean Docking
10:25
“TENDON PAIN AND THE BRAIN” by Ebonie Rio
10:45
“HOW CAN IMAGING HELP MANAGE TENDINOPATHIES“ by Carles Pedret, Ramon Balius, Sandra Mechó and Xavier Alomar
11:05
ROUNDTABLE
11:15
COFFEE BREAK
TOPIC 2: INTERVENTIONS FOR TENDON PATHOLOGY AND PAIN Chair: Ricard Pruna and Hans Tol
11:45
“EXERCISE AND APPROPRIATE LOADING ARE THE BEST STRATEGIES” TBD
12:00
“A NOVEL APPROACH TO ENHANCING TENDON REHABILITATION – USING BLOOD FLOW RESTRICTION" by Jeremy Loenneke
12:15
“REGENERATIVE/BIOLOGICAL TREATMENTS: WHAT WORKS, WHAT DOES NOT AND WHERE ARE WE HEADED?” by Tero Järvinen
12:30
“STRANGE AND WONDERFUL TENDINOPATHY TREATMENTS: A RETROSPECTIVE VIEW” by Hans Tol
12:45
"WHEN AND WHAT SURGERY FOR OVERUSE TENDON INJURY?" by Lorenzo Masci (UK) and Hakan Alfredsson
13:05
ROUNDTABLE
13:15
LUNCH BREAK
TOPIC 3: SPECIFIC TENDON REHABILITATION EXAMPLES Chair: Silvia Ortega and Jill Cook
14:30
“ACHILLES TENDON” by Maurizio Fanchini and Dylan Morrissey
14:50
“PATELLAR TENDON” by Zwerver J
15:10
“HAMSTRING TENDON” by Craig Purdam
15:30
"ADDUCTOR TENDON” by Andreas Serner
15:50
ROUNDTABLE
16:00
BREAK
TOPIC 4: PREVENTING TENDON INJURY Chair: Xavier Yanguas and Alan McCall
16:15
“SCREENING AND PREVENTION FOR TENDON INJURY” by Robert-Jan de Vos
16:35
“IN- SEASON MANAGEMENT OF TENDON INJURY (PREVENTING THE PROBLEM WORSENING)” by Seth O’Neill
16:50
“ADDING PSYCHOLOGY TO THE TENDON PREVENTION MIX" by Andreas Ivarsson
17:10
“FCB STUDIES IN TENDINOPATHIES” by Daniel Florit, Gil Rodas and Javier Ruiz
17:40
ROUNDTABLE
17:45
END OF THE DAY

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