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Br J Sports Med. 2007 May; 41(5): 340.
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Calendar of Events

Expedition Medicine Ltd (EML) courses for 2007

  • 17–23 June 2007, EML jungle course
  • 10–13 September 2007, EML UK course
  • February 2008, polar course

Expedition Medicine is the leading provider of wilderness medicine courses, both here in the UK and in a number of carefully selected overseas locations. EML provides quality training for expedition, wilderness, high altitude, mountain, remote, polar, jungle and desert medicine practitioners. Suitable for doctors, wilderness EMTs, first responders, nurses and individuals providing medical cover in remote or inhospitable environments far from help.

Further details: website; Email

Amsterdam Foot and Ankle Course 2007

21–22 June 2007, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


ISHPES and ISSA Joint World Congress

“Sport in a Global World – Past, Present and Future”

31 July–5 August 2007, Copenhagen, Denmark

Further details: website; Email:


7–10 October 2007, Giorgio Cini Foundation, Venice, Italy

Further details:website: www.venicearrhyth; Email: scientific@venice

5th European Sports Medicine Congress

10–14 October 2007, Hotel Diplomat, Prague, Czech Republic

Conference topics:

  • Applied exercise physiology
  • Molecular biology and exercise
  • Sports cardiology
  • Medical care in athletes
  • Nutrition, supplementation and sports
  • Physical activity as health enhancing measures
  • Chronic diseases and exercise
  • Injuries in sports: diagnosis management and treatment
  • Imaging methods in sports medicine
  • Doping
  • Interdisciplinary approach in sports medicine
  • Case studies

Abstract submission deadline 30 June 2007.

Further details:website:; Email: efsma2007@czech‐

IInd Central European Congress on Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis

XIV Congress of Polish Osteoarthrology Society and Polish Foundation of Osteoporosis

11–13 October 2007, Krakow, Poland

Further details:website: www.osteoporoza. org; Email:

German Congress of Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery

  • 71st Annual Meeting of the German Society of Trauma Surgery (DGU)
  • 93rd Annual Conference of the German Society of Orthopedic Surgery (DGOOC)
  • 48th Annual Conference of the Professional Association of Orthopedic Specialists (BVO)

24–27 October 2007, Messe/ICC Berlin, Germany

Further details:website: www.orthopaedie‐; Email:

17th Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science (IADMS)

25−29 October 2007, Canberra and Melbourne, Australia

Co‐hosted by three of Australia's elite institutions—The Australian Ballet School, Australian Dance Council (Ausdance) and the Australian Sports Commission—IADMS works to improve dancers' health, well being and performance through the encouragement and promotion of dance medicine and science. Outstanding international researchers, practitioners and educators will offer insight into the latest developments in dance medicine and science. Activities of relevance to dancers, dance teachers and health professionals will include presentations and movement sessions on topics such as:

  • Training efficiency
  • Nutrition
  • Dance wellness programmes
  • Psychology
  • Scientific research
  • Practitioner wisdom
  • Injury prevention, treatment and rehabilitation
  • Surgical and non‐surgical interventions

Further details: Email: janetkarin@australian

For information about other IADMS conferences and publications contact: or

6th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back & Pelvic Pain

7−10 November 2007, Barcelona, Spain

This global congress invites practitioners, academics, researchers and policy makers from all continents and from clinical areas as wide ranging as medicine, physiotherapy, chiropractic, biomechanics, osteopathy, manual therapy, exercise therapy and exercise science, myotherapy, orthopaedic and neurosurgery and sports medicine.

Further details: Call for papers:; Information:

The sixth international conference on Sport, Leisure and Ergonomics

14–16 November 2007, Burton Manor, Burton, Wirral, Cheshire, UK

Further details: Congress Secretariat: Tel: 0151 231 4249; Email:

2007 World Conference on Doping in Sport

15–17 November 2007, Madrid, Spain

Further details: Online registration: www. wada‐

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