Program

MORNING PROGRAMME

 

07:45     Registration

08:30     Opening

 

INTRODUCTION SESSION

08:45     Low back pain: diagnosis and overuse injury / Geert Mahieu (NL)

09:10     What can the sportmen/-women do to avoid low back pain? / Maarten Thysen (NL)

09:35     Influence and management  of the psychosocial factors in elite athletes / Julie Wynants (FR)

10:00     How to optimize the rehabilitation of an athlete with low back pain / Frederik Adriaensens (NL)

10:25     Questions and discussion

10:40     Coffee break

 

CHILDREN / ADOLESCENTS SESSION

11:10     Which sport and which intensity in case of scoliosis? / Sarah Bethlen (FR)

11:30     Low back pain in adolescent dancers/gymnasts: role of skeletal maturity and hormonal disturbances / Nathalie Roussel (FR) 

11:50     Training management of the young elite athlete / Nathan Vervaecke (FR)  

12:10     Questions and discussion

12:30     Lunch

 

AFTERNOON PROGRAMME

 

RETURN TO PLAY SESSION

14:00     Return to play or return to fail? Challenges and opportunities / Lars Poppe & Kevin Kuppens (NL)

14:45     Questions and discussions

 

ATHLETE REHABILITATION: CLINICAL CASES

15:00     Management of specific back pain in athletes: a case report / Lars Poppe (NL)

15:30     Movement break

15:35     Management of a tennis athlete with low back pain: a case report / Stéphanie Grosdent (FR)

16:05     Questions and discussions

16:20     Young Investigator Award

 

16:30     CONCLUSION

16:40     GENERAL ASSEMBLY

 

This congress is rewarded by Pro-Q-Kine with 12 accreditation points (view link)

Simultaneous translation (NL - FR) will be available

PowerPoint presentations will be in English