Education Sessions

SASMA offers a number of education sessions for members throughout the year, including our Annual Members Conference and our Master Class Series.

These sessions are offered free or at a discounted rate for SASMA Members (Professional, Associate and Student Members). Non-members can attend the sessions for a fee.

Pre-Reading Articles
Presenters for the 2017 SASMA Education Series provide pre-readings for each of the sessions. The pre-readings form a component of the Pre-Disposing Activity for GP's applying for RACGP Points. To access the 2017 Pre-Reading Articles Click here 

In 2017 three SASMA Members Education Sessions and the 2017 SASMA Conference will be available live via a webinar for those who are unable to attend on the day. The webinar participants will be able to ask questions in real time to each of the presenters and panellists. To take up this option be sure to select the 'Webinar' option when registering.

University Student Education Sessions
In addition to the SASMA Members Education Program, SASMA continues to run an education program targeted at university students and recent graduates. To see what workshops are on offer this year click here.

Upcoming Sessions

Injury Recovery

Tuesday 15 August 18:30 to Tuesday 15 August 21:00
Prince Alfred College

Injury Recovery

The third SASMA Members' Education Session for 2017 is on Injury Recovery. The evening will look at this topic from a multi-discipline approach and cover the following:

  • When does injury recovery begin
  • Criteria used at elite level to progress through the stages of recovery
  • Best practice rehabilitation models focusing on the research
  • The use of gelatin to promote collagen synthesis for injury prevention and tissue repair
  • The latest research on brain function & resilience and how this relates specifically to injury & rehabilitation
 Time: 6:30pm  Networking and light refreshments and finger food 
  7:00pm - 9:00pm  Speakers + Panel Discussion 
 Presenters: Tim Parham Rehabilitation Physiotherapist, Port Adelaide Football Club
  Greg Shaw Senior Sports Dietitian, Australian Institute of Sport
  Matt McGregor Sports Psychologist, South Australian Cricket Association

Registration options

This Education Session will also be offered as a Live Webcast for those who are not able to make it in person on the evening. Remember when registering to select the Live Webcast option if you wish to participate online rather than in person.

Pre-Reading Articles

Pre-reading articles will be made available 1 week prior to the education session.

This education forms an Accredited Activity under the RACGP QI&CPD Program

RACGP Activity ID 106153 (Category 2)

This workshop is aimed at Professional, Associate and Student Members.

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Thoracic Spine Master Class

Wednesday 20 September 18:30 to Wednesday 20 September 21:00
Hackney Hotel

Thoracic Spine Master Class

This Master Class is aimed at Physiotherapists, General Practitioners, Podiatrists, Exercise & Sports Scientists, Exercise Physiologists, Chiropractors and other medical and allied health professionals.

Due to the practical nature of the workshop there will be limited spaces available to attend in person.

In 2017, the SA Sports Medicine Association will be offering an online registration type for our Master Class Series to allow those who are unable to attend in person to be able to view the session online as a live webinar. Please remember to select the "online" registration option if you wish to participate via the live webinar. 


 Presenter: Ian ScarborougAPA Sports Physiotherapist
Times: 6:30pm - 7:00pmNetworking with light finger food and drinks
  7:00pm - 9:00pmMaster Class
Cost (incl GST): SASMA Members (in person)$44 
  SASMA Members (online)$33
  Non Members (in person)$88
  Non Members (online)$77

More details to follow.

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