Video Highlights from 2020

‘Non-surgical management of athletic groin pain’
– by Andy Franklyn-Miller, Director of SSC Sports Medicine

This keynote presentation was recorded at the Return To Play in Elite Sports Conference in 2020.

* Date for your Diary: 6th & 7th November 2021

Join us for the 2021 International Annual Sports Medicine Conference – Injury and Performance in Elite Sport

Please see our expert speaker panel and line-up below.    The conference will be able to be viewed LIVE online on 6th and 7th November and will be available On-demand for 6 weeks afterwards to maximise the availability of the content and to ensure the opportunity for repeat viewing to optimise the learning experience.

Watch #SSCConf2021 LIVE on 6th & 7th November 2021

Building on the success of last years online conference, with over 1000 viewers from 32 countries, we have gone all out to put together an expanded programme including keynote presentations, parallel sessions and panel discussions with international experts over two days.

Day 1 – Saturday

On Saturday 6th November we focus on:

Day 2 – Sunday

On Sunday 7th November we discuss:

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08:30 – 09.15 AM

The Role and Translation of Research in Elite Sport

The Role and Translation of Research in Elite Sport

Dr. Eanna Falvey

Chief Medical Officer, World Rugby, IRE




09:15

Role of Imaging in Diagnosis of Lower Limb Muscle Injuries

Role of Imaging in Diagnosis of Lower Limb Muscle Injuries

Dr. Carles Pedret

SEM consultant for professional sports teams, ESP



09:40

Muscle Injury and Healing

Muscle Injury and Healing

Professor Keith Baar

University of California, USA



10:05

In-season strength and power development in NFL

In-season strength and power development in NFL

Ben Peterson PhD

Head of Health and Performance, San Francisco 49ers, USA



10:30

Rehabilitation of muscle injury in the Premier League

Rehabilitation of muscle injury in the Premier League

Dave Binningsley

First Team Physiotherapist, Manchester United, UK




11:40

Rehabilitation of Ankle Fracture and Syndesmosis Injury in Elite Rugby

Rehabilitation of Ankle Fracture and Syndesmosis Injury in Elite Rugby

Karl Denvir

Senior Physiotherapist, Leinster Rugby, IRE



12:05

Assessment and Management of Bone Health in Elite Jockeys

Assessment and Management of Bone Health in Elite Jockeys

Dr. Jennifer Pugh

Senior Medical Officer, Irish Horse Racing Board, IRE



12:30

Bone Loading during Running - Assessment & Management

Bone Loading during Running – Assessment & Management

Dr. Richard Willy

University of Montana, USA



12:55

Management of Hand and Wrist Injuries in Combat Sports

Management of Hand and Wrist Injuries in Combat Sports

Dr. Doug Campbell

Orthopaedic Surgeon, UK




15:45

The Female Athlete Post Partum

The Female Athlete Post Partum

Margie Davenport

Associate Professor Margie Davenport, University of Alberta, CAN



16:20

The Post Covid Athlete

The Post Covid Athlete

Dr. Philip Skiba

Director of Sports Medicine, Advocate Medical Group, USA



16:45

Athletic Development of Young Athletes

Athletic Development of Young Athletes

Jeremy Frisch

Director, Achieve Performance Training, USA



17:10

The Post Joint Replacement Athlete

The Post Joint Replacement Athlete

Damian Griffin

Warwick Medical School, UK




15:45

Role of Sleep in Injury and Performance

Role of Sleep in Injury and Performance

Dr. Meeta Singh

CEO/President at Meeta Singh MD PC, USA



16:20

‘Putting the Puzzle Together’: From Psychological Factors to Stories of Sport Injury

‘Putting the Puzzle Together’: From Psychological Factors to Stories of Sport Injury

Ross Wadey

Associate Professor, St. Marys University, London, UK



16:45

Role of Blood Biomarkers in Injury and Performance

Role of Blood Biomarkers in Injury and Performance

Dr. Georgie Bruinvels

Director of Sports Science, Orreco, IRE



17:10

Role of Gut Health in Injury and Performance

Role of Gut Health in Injury and Performance

Dr. Orla O’Sullivan

Senior Research Officer, Teagasc, IRE




14:30


Phil Coles

Executive Director of Performance, Boston Celtics, USA





Lynne Cantwell

Women’s High Performance Manager, South Africa Rugby, SA





Dave Hamilton

Director of Performance Science, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, USA





Ben Peterson PhD

Head of Health and Performance, San Francisco 49ers, USA




08:30

Key Attributes of Great Multidisciplinary Team Culture

Key Attributes of Great Multidisciplinary Team Culture

Allistair Mc Caw

Author and Performance Consultant, USA




09:15

Tendon Structure Changes During Injury and Rehabilitation

Tendon Structure Changes During Injury and Rehabilitation

Professor Jess Snedeker

ETH Zurich, SWI



09:40

Rehabilitation of Tendon Injuries in the NBA

Rehabilitation of Tendon Injuries in the NBA

Stefania Rizzo

Director of Performance Rehabilitation, Brooklyn Nets, USA



10:05

Assessment and Development of Acceleration after Tendon Injury

Assessment and Development of Acceleration after Tendon Injury

James Wild

Performance Consultant, Furomotion, UK



10:30

Skill Acquisition and Practice After Kicking Injury

Skill Acquisition and Practice After Kicking Injury

Dr. Dave Alred MBE

Performance Coach, AUS




11:40

Acute:Chronic Load - Where are we Now?

Acute:Chronic Load – Where are we Now?

Professor Franco M. Impellizzeri

University of Technology, Sydney, AUS



12:05

Load Monitoring and Management in the NFL

Load Monitoring and Management in the NFL

Jo Clubb

Performance Science Consultant, NFL, USA



12:30

Load Monitoring and Management in Elite Football

Load Monitoring and Management in Elite Football

Martin Buchheit

Head of Performance Intelligence Research, Kitman Labs, FRA



12:55

Load Monitoring and Management in Formula 1 Racing

Load Monitoring and Management in Formula 1 Racing

Pete Mc Knight

Coaching and Sports Science Director, Hintsa Performance, UK




14:30

What I look for in my Multidisciplinary Team (speakers TBC)





Rehabilitation & Return to Play following Knee Injuries in Elite Football

Rehabilitation & Return to Play following Knee Injuries in Elite Football

Alicia Tang

Lead Physiotherapist, England Women’s National Team, FA, UK




Nutritional Considerations in the Management of Joint Injury in Elite Sport

Nutritional Considerations in the Management of Joint Injury in Elite Sport

David Dunne

Performance Nutritionist and Co-Founder Hexis Performance, IRE




Assessment and Rehabilitation of Sensorimotor Dysfunction after ACL Injury

Assessment and Rehabilitation of Sensorimotor Dysfunction after ACL Injury

Thilina Vitharana

PhD Candidate, Sports Surgery Clinic, IRE




Factors influencing Lumbar Spine Injury in the Elite Golfer

Factors influencing Lumbar Spine Injury in the Elite Golfer

Dr. Greg Rose

Co-Founder Titleist Performance Institute, USA