10 Dec, 12:23
Ireland's John Lacey will referee his first ever RBS 6 Nations match in February, while Alain Rolland is also included in the Elite Panel in what is his last season.
The format of the conference will allow ample time for questions and discussion. The conference is open to those involved in all sports.
The Sports Science & Medicine conference will run from 9am to 2pm in Thomond Park on Saturday, August 29.
The speakers will include:
Prof Dominic Harmon
Department of Anaesthesia, Mid West Regional Hospitals, Limerick
Pain and Relief
Dr Drew Harrison
Head of Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, University of Limerick
Prehab and rehab for lower limb injuries.
Ms Maria Bowles
Dos and Don'ts of sports nutrition!
Mr Dermot O'Farrell
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mid West Regional Hospitals, Limerick
Assessing the Knee
Mr Donnacha Ryan
Chartered Physiotherapist, Limerick.
Sprains and Strains
Dr Tom Comyns
Strength and Conditioning Coach, Munster Rugby
Training to Succeed
Dr John O'Dea
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Mid West Regional Hospitals, Limerick
Concussion, Spinal Injury, Blood Injuries.
Subscription per delegate 35 euro (3 delegates for 100 euro)
Bookings to Thomond Park. All major credit cards accepted (9am to 5pm, Mon - Fri).
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel: 061-421100/061-421130. Fax: 061-421101