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 for Football: from Scientific Evidence to Clinical Practice”.

More Information
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Date
October 7th, 2019
Place
Camp Nou, Barcelona
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE
English
REGISTRATIONS
Soon

For the last eleven years, we have celebrated the Barça Sports Medicine Conference, a forum where we have shared past, present and future trends in the research of muscle and tendon injuries. We are pleased to announce that our next Conference will be held in Barcelona on October 7th 2019.

We encourage you to attend this year’s Barça Sports Medicine Conference with the topic “How to Manage Tendinopathy for Football: from Scientific Evidence to Clinical Practice”.

In this edition, the best tendon specialists worldwide will focus on 4 areas:

1. General overview of tendon pain / pathology

2. Interventions for tendon pathology and pain

3. Specific cases of tendinopathy rehabilitation

4. Novel insights into the prevention of tendon injury 

 

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.

SPEAKERS

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Ricard Pruna

SPA

 

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Alan McCall

UK

 

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Gil Rodas

SPA

 

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Jill Cook

AUS

 

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Markus Walden

SWE

 

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Sean Docking

AUS

 

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Ebonie Rio

AUS

 

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Carles Pedret

SPA

 

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Peter Malliaras

AUS

 

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Jeremy Loenneke

USA

 

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Tero Järvinen

FIN

 

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Hans Tol

NED

 

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Lorenzo Masci

UK

 

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Håkan Alfredson

SWE

 

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Maurizio Fanchini

ITA

 

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Dylan Morrissey

UK

 

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Hans Zwerver

NED

 

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Craig Purdam

AUS

 

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Andreas Serner

QAT

 

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Robert-Jan de Vos

NED

 

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Seth O’Neill

UK

 

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Andreas Ivarsson

SWE

 

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Daniel Florit

SPA

 

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Javier Ruiz

SPA

 

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 (SWE)
10:05
“WHAT IS THE ROLE OF IMAGING IN DIAGNOSING AND MANAGING A TENDON INJURY?” By Sean Docking (AUS)
10:25
“TENDON PAIN AND THE BRAIN” By Ebonie Rio (AUS)
10:45
“HOW CAN IMAGING HELP MANAGE TENDINOPATHIES" By Carles Pedret , Ramon Balius, Sandra Mechó and Xavier Alomar (SPA)
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” By Peter Malliaras (AUS)
12:00
“A NOVEL APPROACH TO ENHANCING TENDON REHABILITATION – USING BLOOD FLOW RESTRICTION" By Jeremy Loenneke (USA)
12:15
“REGENERATIVE/BIOLOGICAL TREATMENTS: WHAT WORKS, WHAT DOES NOT AND WHERE ARE WE HEADED?” By Tero Järvinen (FIN)
12:30
“STRANGE AND WONDERFUL TENDINOPATHY TREATMENTS: A RETROSPECTIVE VIEW” By Hans Tol (NED)
12:45
"WHEN AND WHAT SURGERY FOR OVERUSE TENDON INJURY?" By Lorenzo Masci (UK) and Håkan Alfredson (SWE)
13:05
ROUNDTABLE
13:15
LUNCH BREAK
TOPIC 3: SPECIFIC CASES OF TENDINOPATHY REHABILITATION Chair: Silvia Ortega and Jill Cook
14:30
“ACHILLES TENDON” By Maurizio Fanchini (IT) and Dylan Morrissey (UK)
14:50
“PATELLAR TENDON” By Hans Zwerver (NED)
15:10
“HAMSTRING TENDON” By Craig Purdam (AUS)
15:30
"ADDUCTOR TENDON” Andreas Serner (QAT)
15:50
ROUNDTABLE
16:00
BREAK
TOPIC 4: NOVEL INSIGHTS INTO THE PREVENTION OF TENDON INJURY Chair: Xavier Yanguas and Alan McCall
16:15
“SCREENING AND PREVENTION FOR TENDON INJURY” By Robert-Jan de Vos (NED)
16:35
“IN-SEASON MANAGEMENT OF TENDON INJURY (PREVENTING THE PROBLEM WORSENING)” By Seth O’Neill (UK)
16:50
“ADDING PSYCHOLOGY TO THE TENDON PREVENTION MIX” By Andreas Ivarsson (SWE)
17:10
“FCB STUDIES IN TENDINOPATHIES” By Daniel Florit, Gil Rodas and Javier Ruiz (FCB)
17:40
ROUNDTABLE
17:45
END OF THE DAY