The medical student in sport and exercise medicine – Convene in London on August 18/19!

By Dr Patrick O’Halloran For the medical student focused on sport and exercise medicine (SEM), there are distinct challenges. The budding cardiologist, orthopaedic surgeon or obstetrician can easily lay hands on a plethora of specialist role models  for career/ guidance and advice, the budding “SEMer” treads a much more uncertain path. Who can I talk […]

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ECOSEP Sports and Exercise Medicine Student Congress (August 18-19th, 2012) – Register now!

European College of Sports and Exercise Physicians (ECOSEP) is organising the first Undergraduate 2-day Sports Medicine conference specifically dedicated to medical students from across Europe. It is a superb opportunity to learn from experts in the field, and network with colleagues in the magic atmosphere of the Olympic Games. We look forward to welcoming you in person. For […]

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Inspiring the Next Generation at the 3rd Annual London Deanery Sport and Exercise Medicine Conference

Sport and Exercise Medicine: The UK trainee perspective (A twice-monthly BJSM blog) Guest blog by Dr Sivanadian Mani-Babu I attend a good many conferences concentrating on different aspects of Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM) to glean valuable information from experts.  However, in early March this year, when I attended the Third Annual London Deanery Sport and […]

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2nd International Scientific Tendinopathy Symposium- Abstract submission deadline June 7th!

Just one week left to submit an abstract for the 2nd International Scientific Tendinopathy Symposium (deadline June 7th)! This year’s symposium is September 27-29th  in Vancouver, Canada. For researchers addressing tendinopathy, the International Scientific Tendinopathy Symposium provides a rare opportunty to interact with like-minded colleagues at the cutting edge of this emerging field. Hot topics […]

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Final Round! – BJSM’s Best Cover of 2011 Competition

  Thanks to everyone who voted in rounds 1 & 2. Here are the finalists: A. South African Sports Medicine Association (SASMA) Congress issue (June 2011) vs. B. BASEM’s Sport and Exercise Medicine Conference issue (July 2011) Who will be the champion? While you can only vote once – get your friends to vote too […]

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Inaugural World Extreme Medicine Conference & EXPO, April 15th-18th 2012

Official Announcement Inaugural World Extreme Medicine Conference & EXPO “Taking Medicine to the Extremes” April 15th-18th 2012, The Royal Society of Medicine, London This spring, The Royal Society of Medicine will host the inaugural World Extreme Medicine Conference & EXPO from Sunday 15th – Wednesday 18th April, aimed at attracting a range of attendees from […]

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Summit on Electrocardiogram (ECG) Interpretation in Athletes – Seattle, Feb 13-14, 2012

Guest blog by Jon Drezner, Sports Cardiology Senior Associate Editor A Summit on Electrocardiogram (ECG) Interpretation in Athletes is being held in Seattle on February 13-14, 2012.  The meeting is sponsored by the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) in partnership with the Pediatric & Congenital Electrophysiology Society (PACES), European Society of Cardiology Sports […]

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