Ideal for doctors and physiotherapists who work in sport.
Medical Commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has
recognised the important role that sports medicine plays in protecting
the health of athletes.
part of its commitment to supporting the health and performance of
athletes and to the continuing professional development of those who
care for them, the IOC Medical Commission now offers a
postgraduate-level program in Sports Medicine. The program is designed
primarily to meet the needs of team physicians from the National Olympic
Committees (NOC) and International Federations (IFs).
The program is operated on behalf of the IOC by sportsoracle too ltd.
program has built on existing programs offered by leading Universities,
but embraces an international faculty to offer a program that is beyond
the resources of any single institution.
program will focus on the health and performance implications of
participation in elite sport, but will also consider the role of
physical activity, nutrition and other lifestyle factors in promoting
new program will take advantage of new technology to deliver an
innovative program and to ensure that information is current,
comprehensive, authoritative and accessible.
The program operates under the academic oversight of an International Academic Advisory Board, who will advise on and be responsible for all aspects of academic standards, including:
· Quality assurance of syllabus content
· Moderation of student assessment
Program is not offered as an alternative to the various short,
intensive training programs that currently operate, but rather as a
comprehensive program of training in sports medicine for those
responsible for the care of elite athletes.
The IOC Diploma in Sports Medicine is awarded by the International Olympic CommitteeRegistration is open for the above-mentioned courses. For more [...]