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Registration now for the IFSPT Program at Team Concept Conference!


Thursday, November 29
8 am to Noon
Bally's Las Vegas Resort and Casino

The International Federation of Sports Physical Therapy, in cooperation with the Sports Physical Therapy Section, APTA, is excited to announce its first pre-conference program at the renowned Team Concept Conference. This program will be held in the Bally's Las Vegas Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA on November 29, 2012, from 8 am to noon.

The IFSPT program will highlight sports physical therapy involvement at the Olympic Games, F-MARC projects in soccer, and focus on the latest clinical guidelines on selected topics in various international sports. Don't miss this opportunity to meet international speakers from the UK, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and the USA, and to get the latest update on IFSPT activities worldwide.

Registration Link


Current program:

8:00-8:10 am

Welcome and Introduction

IFSPT and SPTS Presidents, 

Dr. Nicola Phillips and Timothy Tyler, PT, MS, ATC


8:10-8:30 am

IFSPT Today  |  Dr. Nicola Phillips, IFSPT President, UK


8:30-8:50 am

FIFA, F-MARC and Global Soccer (Fédération Internationale de Football Association. In English: International Federation of Association Football)  |  Dr. Mario Bizzini, Switzerland


8:50-9:10 am

Australian Golf  |  Dr. Rob Neal, Australia


9:10-9:30 am

International Perspective in Manual Therapy in Sports  

Dr. Tony Schneiders, New Zealand


9:30-9:50 am

Panel Discussion


9:50-10:10 am Break


10:10-10:50 am

Taping in Sports: An International Perspective  |  Bente Andersen, PT, MSc, DSSPT (Denmark), Maria Constantinou, BPhty MPhtySt(Sports) GradCerEd (Australia), Tim Brown, DC (United States) 


10:50-11:10 am

Groin Injuries in Rugby Players  |  Stephen Mutch, UK


11:10-11:30 am

Tendinopathy in Athletes: An International Perspective  |  Henning Langberg, Denmark


11:30-11:50 am

Panel Discussion


11:50 am to Noon


Combine Your Trip to the IFSPT Program with the SPTS Team Concept Conference!


The Team Concept Conference courses will begin at 2:00 pm on Thursday, immediately following the IFSPT program.  


IFSPT members are offered discounted prices to register for the full 2-1/2 day TCC course, and will have the opportunity to book discounted rooms at the hotel. 


TCC Conference Agenda


TCC Conference Brochure 


Don't miss this very special event! 


IFSPT Program Registration


TCC 2012 Registration (special discounted rates for IFSPT members)



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