Groin Sleep and Performance in Sport

8 December 2017

Advanced Sports Medicine


Date: 8 December 2017 - SEMS Meeting


Event Title: Groin, Sleep and Performance in Sport (FSEM UK Accreditation to be sought)


Venue: Chandos House, Queen Anne St., London


Professor Nicola Maffulli and Dr Philip Bell are co-chairing this high level, interdisciplinary SEMS Meeting that builds on the success of previous MedEduCare not-for-profit SEMS Meetings. This day is aimed at senior SEMS practitioners and open to all medical and healthcare professionals working across sport and will be attended by up to 60 delegates.

Delegate Fees: Early Bird (until 31 October 2017) £150; Standard (after 31 October 2017) is £180. (Fee includes full-day attendance, attendee documents, refreshments, hot buffet lunch, attendance certificate with FSEM CPD accreditation and meeting DVD with speaker presentations sent to you after the day).

Booking forms: available from Barry Hill at

Meeting Schedule:

0800 Registration, Refreshments and Commercial Exhibition

0850 Meeting Welcome                                                                                                                         Professor Nicola Maffulli

Morning Session – Groin Chair: Professor Nicola Maffulli

0900 Groin hernia                                                                                                                                 Mr Nicholas Marshall

0930 Groin pain in young individuals: when it is more than just impingement                                              Mr George Ashcroft

1000 Arthroscopy: is it always necessary?                                                                                               Mr Vikas Khanduja

1030 Groin problems in professional football: surgery is not always the answer                                           Dr Charlotte Cowie

1100 Refreshments and Commercial Exhibition

1130 It's the adductors!                                                                                                                        Professor Nicola Maffulli

1200 Adductor longus rehabilitation                                                                                                       Dr Bryan English

1230 Roundtable Discussion                                                                                                                  All speakers

1300 Lunch and Commercial Exhibition

Afternoon Session Sleep - Chair: Dr Philip Bell

1400 Sleep quality and performance: a football perspective                                                                      Dr Philip Bell

1430 Clinical evaluation of sleep, circadian rhythm disorders and insomnia                                                 Dr Guy Leschziner

1500 Refreshments and Commercial Exhibition

1530 Jet lag and performance: a practical approach                                                                                Dr Robin Chakraverty

1600 Sleep disruption and performance: strategies to minimise disruption in elite athletes                           Dr Michael Johnston

1630 Roundtable Discussion                                                                                                                  All speakers

1700 Meeting Close                                                                                                                              Professor Nicola Maffulli


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