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Physios in Sport presents
The Second World Congress of Sports Physical Therapy
In partnership with the IFSPT
October 6-7, 2017
Belfast, Northern Ireland
IFSPT General Meeting
October 5, 2017

Information and registration


Current speakers:

Tim Gabbett                      

Eamonn Delahunt      

Noel Pollock            

Robin Sadler                    

Alex Scott                   

Nicol van Dyk                  

Ebonie Rio                        

Phil Glasgow

Chris Bleakley 

Mario Bizzini

Tony Schneiders 

David Opar

Martin Hagglund

Igor Tak

Tony Strudwick

Nicola Phillips

Andy Massey

Holly Silvers 

Samuele Marcora

Nicola Maffiuletti 

Stuart Warden

Emma Deakin

Kevin Wilk

Karim Khan

SONAFE Congress
October 11-15, 2017
Caldas Novas

Information and registration

SPNZ Sports Physiotherapy Symposium
October 14-15, 2017
Pullman Hotel, Auckland

Information and registration

APA Conference: Momentum 2017
ICC Sydney, Australia
18 – 21 October, 2017

Call for abstracts now open.  Early Bird Registrations open 27 March.

Please see our website for further details:






15th Annual Sportfisio Congress

November 24, 2017

Bern, Switzerland






















Team Concept Conference 2017

November 30-December 2, 2017

Las Vegas, Nevada




Featured Speakers:

Johnny Owens, MPT

Rob Panariello, PT, MS, ATC, CSCS
Jim Stray-Gundersen, PhD 

Dan Lorenz, PT, DPT, LAT, CSCS
Mike Reinold, PT, DPT, ATC, SCS
Tim Tyler, PT, MS, ATC

Bryan Heiderscheit, PT, PhD
Mitch Rauh, PT, PhD, MPH, FACSM
Blaise Williams, PT, PhD

Walt Jenkins, PT, DHS, L-ATC
Rob Manske, PT, DPT, MEd, SCS, ATC
Jeff Dugas, MD
Kevin Wilk, PT, DPT, FAPTA
Blaise Williams, PT, PhD

John Christoforetti, MD  

Erik Meira, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS
George Davies, PT, DPT, MEd, FAPTA, SCS
Gary Calabrese, PT, DPT
Stacey Pagorek, PT, DPT, SCS, ATC
Russ Paine, PT
Phil Page, PT, PhD, ATC, CSCS
André Labbé, PT, MOMT

Edsel Bittencourt, PT
Sue Falsone, PT, ATC, SCS, CSCS, COMT

Mike Ploski, PT, ATC, OCS
Paul Borsa, PhD

Mitch Rauh, PT, PhD, MPH, FACSM 


FSPA Congress: Prevention- Mission Possible
Theme: Athletes Shoulder
Time: 8.-9.6.2018
Helsinki, Finland

Attention Member Organizations:  

Are you sponsoring a physical therapy, sports physical therapy or sports medicine conference in 2016 or 2017?

Please send the information regarding your conference to Mary Wilkinson, IFSPT marketing director, for addition to the IFSPT newsletter and website! Newsletters are published every other month, so please submit your material as early as possible. You are also welcome to provide updates as your event draws closer!