The Future of Football Medicine

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  • Saturday - Tribuna - Sports Medicine

    The landscape of the future

    Chairs: Della Villa S (ITA) - D'Hooghe M (BEL)
    09:15 From the past to the future of football medicine Dvorak J (SUI)
    09:30 The future of prevention Bahr R (NOR)
    09:45 The future of sports surgery Fu F (USA)
    10:00 The future of sports physiotherapy Snyder Mackler L (USA)
    10:15 The future of sports reconditioning Knowles B (USA)
    10:30 Discussion
    11:00 Coffee Break
  • Saturday - Tribuna - Sports Medicine

    UEFA Elite Club Injuries: Football Research Group trend analysis

    Chairs: Batty P (UK) - Beasley I (UK)
    11:30 New Research Agenda for professional football – thinking bigger and working together Ekstrand J (SWE)
    11:45 The WHY of internal communication for Football Medicine Davison M (UK)
    12:00 The impact of coaches: leadership styles and injuries Karlsson J (SWE)
    12:15 Listen to the player: wellbeing and injuries Dupont G (FRA)
    12:30 Reflecting on the data patterns of 15 years: a future prediction for 2032 Walden M (SWE)
    12:45 Discussion
    13:00 Lunch Break
  • Saturday - Tribuna - Sports Medicine

    The management of ACL injuries: past experience and future direction

    Chairs: Marcacci M (ITA) - Neyret P (FRA)
    14:30 Thirty years of ACL surgery Shelbourne D (USA)
    15:00 Experience from European Football Williams A (UK)
    15:15 Experience from South American Football Cohen M (BRA)
    15:30 New trends in managing ACL and associated meniscal injuries Espregueira-Mendes J (POR)
    15:45 The future of ACL surgery in Football Mandelbaum B (USA)
    16:00 Discussion
    16:15 Break
  • Saturday - Tribuna - Sports Medicine

    Biomechanical testing and neuromotory training to prevent ACL injuries

    Chairs: Medina D (ESP) - Zaffagnini S (ITA)
    16:30 Where are we now with primary and secondary prevention of ACL injury? Webster K (AUS)
    16:45 Current neuromotory concepts to help prevent 1st and 2nd ACL injury in young active athletes Hewett T (USA)
    17:00 Primary and secondary prevention of female ACL injuries: USA experience Silvers H (USA)
    17:15 Future strategies on neuromotory testing and training to prevent 2nd ACL injury Della Villa F (ITA)
    17:30 Consider the full picture of the Return to Play process Ardern C (SWE)
    17:45 Discussion
    18:00 End of the day
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  • saturday - auditori - Sports Medicine

    Managing today's common footballing injuries

    Chairs: Berruto M (ITA) - Servien E (FRA)
    11:30 The high ankle sprain D'Hooghe P (BEL)
    11:45 The ankle impingement Pereira H (POR)
    12:00 New trends in managing MCL injuries Haddad F (UK)
    12:15 Post ACLR patient evaluation using MRI Denti M (ITA/SUI)
    12:30 Dealing with short term prognosis: stay and play Krutsch W (GER)
    12:45 Discussion
    13:00 Lunch Break
  • Saturday - Auditori - OPEN DEBATE

    How to embed scientific research in daily practice?

    Chairs: Khan K (CAN) - Reider B (USA)
    14:30 Introductory speech Khan K (CAN)
    14:50 De Carli A (ITA) National Team doctor, Fevre D (UK) Sports Physiotherapist, Gillogly S (QAT) Chief medical officier, Gouttebarge V (NED) Former player, Mayr H (GER) Orthopaedic surgeon, Mujika I (ESP) Sports physiologist, Sas K (BEL) Sports medicine physician
    16:00 Break
  • Saturday - Auditori - OPEN DEBATE

    How to implement prevention program within your team?

    Chairs: Andersen TE (NOR) - Dvorak J (SUI)
    16:30 Introductory speech Andersen TE (NOR)
    16:50 Bizzini M (SUI) F-MARC, Fearn J (UK) Premier League, Garcia Cota JJ (ESP) Real Federación Española de Fútbol, Goedhart E (NED) Royal Netherlands Football Association, Hägglund M (SWE) UEFA, Theos C (GRE) SuperLeague, Ueblacker P (GER) Bundesliga
    18:00 End of the day
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  • Sunday - Tribuna - Sports Medicine

    The new border of pain management

    Chairs: Del Valle Soto M (ESP) - Hambly K (UK)
    08:45 Physical therapy and pain Til Peréz L (ESP)
    09:00 Manual therapy and pain Bhullar D (UK)
    09:15 Myoreflex therapy Mosetter K (GER)
    09:30 Pain revolution Van Assche D (BEL)
    09:45 Discussion
  • Sunday - Tribuna - Sports Medicine

    Evaluating functional outcomes: equipment and wearable tech

    Chairs: Narici M (UK) - Schneider C (GER)
    10:00 Outcome measurements: the state of the art Witvrouw E (BEL)
    10:15 3D biomechanical evaluation of football players Franklyn Miller A (IRL)
    10:30 Using GPS technology in a smart way Casamichana D (ESP)
    10:45 GPS, accelerometry and video analysis in rehab: practical experience Olmo J (ESP)
    11:00 The future of functional outcome evaluation Saris D (NED)
    11:15 Discussion
    11:30 Coffee Break
  • Sunday - Tribuna - Sports Medicine

    Optimising functional recovery after football injuries

    Chairs: English B (UK) - Nathwani D (UK)
    12:00 New tools for functional recovery in elite players Requena B (ESP)
    12:15 How to monitor functional and metabolic recovery Tencone F (ITA)
    12:30 Performance psychology in helping the patient to come back from injury Fink C (USA)
    12:45 Engaging the footballer during functional recovery Wilson J (UK)
    13:00 A new direction for neuromotor exercise training Clancy D (UK)
    13:15 Discussion
    13:30 Lunch Break
  • Sunday - Tribuna - Ceremony: Best Case Report Award

    Ceremony: Best Case Report Award

    Chairs: Brukner P (AUS), Delcogliano A (ITA), Knowles B (USA), Peterson L (SWE)
    14:30 Best Case Report 2016 follow up Azzini M (ITA)
  • Sunday - tribuna - Sports Medicine

    Hamstring injuries: our daily battlefield

    Chairs: Malliaropoulos N (GRE) - Valle X (ESP)
    15:00 Football Club Barcelona (FCB) muscle injuries clinical guide Pruna R (ESP)
    15:15 Are exercises the best medicine? Askling C (SWE)
    15:30 Intramuscular hamstring tendon injuries Brukner P (AUS)
    15:45 When should you consider the surgical options Benazzo F (ITA)
    16:00 Understand hamstring, and understand the future of football medicine Sonnery Cottet B (FRA)
    16:15 Discussion
    16:30 Break
  • Sunday - Tribuna - Sports Medicine

    Pushing forward conservative management of tendons

    Chairs: Edwards T (NZL) - Melegati G (ITA)
    17:00 The landscape of managing tendons Cook J (AUS)
    17:15 Effectiveness of extracorporeal shock wave therapy Maffulli N (ITA)
    17:30 In season management of achilles tendinopathy in football O'Neill S (UK)
    17:45 Ultrasound tissue characterisation: current concepts and its utility Docking S (AUS)
    18:00 Cutting edge tendon treatment Healy J (UK)
    18:15 Discussion
    18:30 End of the day
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  • Sunday - auditori - Sports Medicine

    The future direction of hip and groin injury management

    Chairs: Khan K (CAN) - Tsapralis K (ITA)
    08:30 The right indication for hip surgery Griffin D (UK)
    08:45 Relationship between hip injuries and hip OA Crossley K (AUS)
    09:00 The footballer's groin pain Holmich P (DEN)
    09:15 Groin pain and sports hernias Muschaweck U (GER)
    09:30 New diagnostic insights into acute groin injuries Serner A (NED)
    09:45 Discussion
  • Sunday - Auditori -Sports Medicine

    The future of sport surgery: sparing the scalpel?

    Chairs: Axe M (USA) - Forssblad M (SWE)
    10:00 Are we doing a good job in selecting patients for surgery? Roos E (DEN)
    10:15 Looking to the future: ACLR decision making in the young player Seil R (LUX)
    10:30 Why should I have an ACL reconstruction? And how? Ferretti A (ITA)
    10:45 When is surgery the necessary approach for spine pathologies? Fahy D (UK)
    11:00 Conservative and surgical options for footballers' shoulders Wallace A (UK)
    11:15 Discussion
    11:30 Coffee Break
  • Sunday - Auditori -Sports Medicine

    New input to prevent and manage knee OA evolution

    Chairs: Dejour D (FRA) - Zorzi C (ITA)
    12:00 What do we know about knee joint homeostasis and sporting load? Zaslav K (USA)
    12:15 The mechanobiologic approach Spalding T (UK)
    12:30 Long term monitoring of OA through imaging Padron M (ESP)
    12:45 Cartilage regenerative surgery and OA evolution Kon E (ITA)
    13:00 How to better manage ACL patients to prevent early OA Shelbourne D (USA)
    13:15 Discussion
    13:30 Lunch Break
  • Sunday - Auditori - Regenerative Medicine

    Introduction to Regenerative Medicine by Muscle Tech Network

    Chairs: Rodas G (ESP)
    14:30 The landscape of therapy possibilities and international regulations Canals Coll JM (ESP)
  • Sunday - Auditori - Regenerative Medicine

    Mesenchymal stem cells as tools for sports injuries

    Chairs: Ardevol Cuesta J (ESP) - Guillen P (ESP)
    15:00 MSC therapy introduction Caplan A (USA)
    15:30 MSC therapy for cartilage Correa D (USA)
    15:45 MSC therapy for ligament and tendon De Girolamo L (ITA)
    16:00 MSC therapy for muscle Vogrin M (SLO)
    16:15 Discussion
    16:30 Break
  • Sunday - Auditori - Regenerative Medicine

    Alternative approaches in Cartilage Repair

    Chairs: Leyes M (ESP) - Volpi P (ITA)
    17:00 The current cartilage scenario Erggelet C (SUI)
    17:15 Surgical options in elite athletes Williams R (USA)
    17:30 BMAC in ankle cartilage repair Vannini F (ITA)
    17:45 Microfragmented adipose tissue in cartilage repair Slynarski K (POL)
    18:00 Treatment of knee osteoarthritis with autologous mesenchymal stem cells Soler R (ESP)
    18:15 Discussion
    18:30 End of the day
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  • Monday - Tribuna - Science of Football

    Managing individual player workloads across the season

    Chairs: Drobnic F (ESP) - McCall A (UK)
    09:30 The landscape: recent work and literature Gabbett T (AUS)
    09:45 A collaborative approach to managing player workloads Balsom P (UK)
    10:00 Using technology to manage load compromised players Norman D (ITA)
    10:15 Managing training load and recovery through the monitoring and analysis of fatigue status Thorpe R (UK)
    10:30 What a coach needs to hear? Lagerback L (SWE)
    10:45 Discussion
    11:00 Coffee Break
  • Monday - Tribuna - Science of Football

    Working with the reality of team training

    Chairs: Castagna c (ITA) - Serratosa L (ESP)
    11:30 Practical perspectives from a high performance manager Burgess D (AUS)
    11:45 Effect of intensified and reduced volume of training on performance and muscle adaptions Bangsbo J (DEN)
    12:00 Dealing with coaching styles and the different psychological needs of the players Ruiz de Oña M (ESP)
    12:15 Entering a player back into training after long term rehabilitation Buckthorpe M (UK)
    12:30 Managing the balance between physical and technical training Driscoll G (UK)
    12:45 Discussion
    13:00 Lunch Break
  • Monday - Tribuna - Science of Football

    Interview with the Manager

    Chairs: Tyler M (UK)
    14:30 A top journalist meets a top manager
  • Monday - Tribuna - Science of Football

    Recovery Strategies

    Chairs: De Teresa Galvan C (ESP) - Gregson W (QAT)
    15:00 The Recovery window and minimising injury risk Bengtsson H (SWE)
    15:15 Psychological strategies for recovery and injury rehabilitation: applied reflections from the Premier League Nesti M (UK)
    15:30 Measuring up? Role of compression garments Terrados N (ESP)
    15:45 Do the principles of cold water immersion still work, 10 years on? Banfi G (ITA)
    16:00 Recovery strategies from training and match play: a nutritional perspective Morton J (UK)
    16:15 Discussion
    16:30 End of Conference
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  • Monday - auditori - Regenerative Medicine

    The use of PRP in Sports Recovery

    Chairs: Eirale C (QAT) - Peretti G (ITA)
    09:30 Rationale and standardization in PRP use Eirale C (QAT)
    09:45 The use of PRP in cartilage injuries Filardo G (ITA)
    10:00 The use of PRP in ligament injuries Krutsch W (GER)
    10:15 The use of PRP in muscle injuries Reurink G (NED)
    10:30 Discussion
    11:00 Coffee Break
  • Monday - auditori - Regenerative Medicine

    Combined biological approaches to help sport injury

    Chairs: Mayer M (GER) - Rosa D (ITA)
    11:30 Application of TSCs and PRPs to treat muscle and tendon injuries Huard J (USA)
    11:45 PRP, exercise and stem cells for therapy in muscle injuries in rat model Marotta M (ESP)
    12:00 Using mesenchymal stem cells from adipose tissue and plasma rich in growth factors Cugat R (ESP)
    12:15 Stem cells in cartilage regeneration Gobbi A (ITA)
    12:30 Discussion
    13:00 Lunch Break
  • Monday - auditori - Regenerative Medicine

    Research, clinical trials and practical experience

    Chairs: Puigdellivol J (ESP) - Rodas G (ESP)
    14:30 Biological Therapies in Regenerative Sports Medicine Andia I (ESP)
    14:45 Tendon Regeneration and stem cells therapy Randelli P (ITA)
    15:00 Bone and Cartilage regeneration with cells and tissue engineering products  Caceres E (ESP)
    15:15 Integration of ATI in the treatment algorithm of tendinopathy and tendon injury Rao A (AUS)
    15:30 Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Degenerative Meniscus Injury Monllau JC (ESP)
    15:45 Discussion
  • Monday - Auditori - Regenerative Medicine

    Regenerative Medicine Regulations in clinical practice

    Chairs: De Girolamo L (ITA) - Moraleda JM (ESP)
    16:30 Experience from USA Allickson J (USA)
    16:45 Experience from Europe Ruiz S (ESP)
    17:00 Regulatory landscape in South America Correa D (USA)
    17:15 Discussion
    17:30 End of Conference
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  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 10:00

    First Session of the Contest

    Chairs: Brukner P (AUS), Delcogliano A (ITA), Knowles B (USA) Peterson L (SWE)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 12:00

    Second Session of the Contest

    Chairs: Brukner P (AUS), Delcogliano A (ITA), Knowles B (USA) Peterson L (SWE)
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  • SATURDAY 13th MAY 2017 - 11:30

    Basic science and regenerative medicine

    Chairs: Madonna V (ITA), Pereira Ruiz M (ESP)
  • SATURDAY 13th MAY 2017 - 13:00

    Rehabilitation

    Chairs: Tsapralis K (ITA), Zanobbi M (UK)
  • SATURDAY 13th MAY 2017 - 14:30

    Neuromuscular training

    Chairs: Buckthorpe M (UK), Freschi M (ITA)
  • SATURDAY 13th MAY 2017 - 16:30

    Orthopaedic surgery

    Chairs: Canata GL (ITA), Chomiak J (CZE)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 08:30

    Managing athlete workloads

    Chairs: Alacid F (ESP), Rampinini E (ITA)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 10:00

    Muscle & tendon injuries

    Chairs: Jones C (UK), Nanni G (ITA)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 12:00

    Prevention

    Chairs: Boldrini L (ITA), Stride M (UK)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 15:00

    Functional assessment

    Chairs: Sisca (ITA), Susta D (IRL)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 17:00

    Medical issues

    Chairs: García-Nieto Portabella J (ESP), Tzouroudis N (GRE)
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  • SATURDAY 13th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Muscle & tendon injuries

    Chairs: Brotto E (ITA), Marconato A (UK)
  • SATURDAY 13th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Prevention

    Chairs: Tomaello L (ITA), Turmo A (ESP)
  • SATURDAY 13th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Functional assessment

    Chairs: Galilea P (ESP), Roi GS (ITA)
  • SATURDAY 13th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Medical issues

    Chairs: Manonelles P (ESP), Zunarelli P (ITA)
  • SATURDAY 13th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Return to play in other sports

    Chairs: Susta D (IRL), Broman D (UK)
  • SATURDAY 13th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Basic science & regenerative medicine

    Chairs: Frizziero A (ITA), Respizzi S (ITA)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Case reports

    Chairs: Danelon F (ITA), Camilli Meletani S (ITA)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Rehabilitation

    Chairs: Praticò S (ITA), Rigel D (ITA)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Neuromuscular training

    Chairs: Della Villa F (ITA), d’Orsi GM (ITA)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Orthopaedic surgery

    Chairs: Panics G (HUN), Quaglia F (ITA)
  • SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017 - 13:30

    Managing athlete workloads

    Chairs: Alacid F (ESP). Fazzini D (ITA)
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