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Aspetar Wednesday Webinar Series

  • Jan 20, 2021 - Feb 20, 2022
  • Aspetar

Join us for the Aspetar Wednesday Webinar Series; a unique online learning experience bringing “cutting edge sports medicine and science to your doorstep”

Starting January 20, 2021, the Aspetar Wednesday Webinar Series will bring you 11 monthly sessions with an opportunity to  learn from top experts sharing their knowledge on “Return to sport during covid-19”, “Coping with heat”, “Growth-related injuries” and much more!


Overall learning objectives: 


On completion of this activity, participants will be able to: 

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of the impact of COVID-19 on athlete health and training 
  2. Apply best evidence in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of common injuries and musculoskeletal conditions in athletes.  
  3. Discuss principles of coping with heat to improve training and performance and the use of heat therapy in athletes. 
  4. Appraise the effect of growth-related injuries in elite youth athletes 
  5. Understand the importance of shared decision making and ethics in sports medicine



Every 3rd Wednesday of the month (July August summer break):

  • January 20, 2021 
  • February 17, 2021 
  • March 17, 2021 
  • April 7, 2021            
  • May 26, 2021 
  • June 16, 2021 
  • September 15, 2021 
  • October 20, 2021 
  • November 17, 2021 
  • December 15, 2021
  • January 19, 2022



5:00 - 6:30 pm (GMT+3 ) 



Live sessions via Microsoft Teams.



QAR 250 for 11 sessions (Must register for all 11 sessions, no option to register for single sessions)

Target Audience:


Allied health professionals, Dentists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Physicians, Other (Sports Scientists, Coaches, Researchers)



This activity is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Category 1) as defined by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners – Accreditation Department and is approved for a maximum of 1.50 credit hour.  

Activity Code: HGI-03-P82

1.5 CPD Credits per webinar (16.5 credits total)

Certificates will only be issued to attendees who register and attend the live session.

Format of activity:


Presentation 60 Minutes  

Interactive discussion 30 minutes

Scientific Planning Committee:


Paul Dijkstra (Chair), Sofie Nelis (Co-Chair), Faten Smiley, Dorothy Lechicki, Celeste Geertsema, Raouf Rekik, Pieter D’Hooghe, Dania Almasri, Konstantinos Epameinontidis, Zainab Al Sarraf, Sean McCrudden, Marco Cardinale, Rafael Santos 

The Scientific Planning Committee has reviewed all disclosed financial relationships of speakers, moderators, facilitators and/or authors in advance of the CPD activity and has implemented procedures to manage any potential or real conflicts of interest.


  • Location

  • Aspetar

  • Booking

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