THEMATIC AXIS

The 37th World Congress of Sports Medicine, FIMS 2022 will take place from Thursday, September 22nd to Sunday, September 25th, 2022, in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

The congress will address current issues of global interest, among which are:

  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Psychology
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Biochemistry and Physiology in Sports
  • Doping, Anti-Doping, Fairness, and Integrity
  • Doping and Anti-Doping
  • Genetics and Molecular Biology in Sports
  • Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation in Sports
  • Use of Technology for Injury Prevention in Sports
  • Injuries Resulting from Sports Practice
  • WearableTechnology
  • PhysicalPreparation
  • Exercise as Medicine
  • Exercise in Extreme Environments
  • Exercise in Different Populations(e.g.,female athletes)
  • Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Health and Disease
  • Preparticipation Screening and Sudden Death

In addition, there will be PRE-CONGRESS courses and Specialized Workshops with certification.

We will have simultaneous translation ENGLISH/SPANISH throughout the entire Program!

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

ron maughan

RON MAUGHAN

School of Medicine
Honorary Professor
North Haugh,
St. Andrews, UK

Angelo d’alessandro

ANGELO D’ALESSANDRO

Associate Professor
University of Colorado
Denver

EVERT VERHAGEN

Professor of Sports & Health Amsterdam UMC 

Richard Brown

RICHARD BROWN

Secretary-General of the World Federation of Chiropractic (WFC).

AMBER DONALDSON

Ana Gabriela Guevara

General Director of the National Commission for Physical Culture and Sports, CONADE.

AMBER DONALDSON

AMBER DONALDSON

Vice President, Sports
Medicine at United States
Olympic & Paralympic Committee

FABIO PIGOZZI

FABIO PIGOZZI

President, Sports Medicine International Federation FIMS

José Kawazoe

JOSÉ KAWAZOE

Panamerican Confederation of Sports Medicine President
COPAMEDE

yannis pitsiladis

YANNIS PITSILADIS

Member of the Medical and Scientific Commission of the International Olympic
Committee (IOC)

MATT ANTONUCCI

Matt Antonucci

Chiropractic Neurologist | Concussion Specialist
Melbourne, Florida, USA

Lorena-Ochoa

LORENA OCHOA

Professional Golf Player
México

Lorena-Ochoa

Daniel Ruíz

ADIDAS Strategy and Innovation

Ioannis Vogiatzis

IOANNIS VOGIATZIS

Prof. of Rehabilitation Sciences, Northumbria University, UK

Jane seto

JANE SETO Ph.D

Team Leader / Senior Research Officer
Muscle Research
Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Melbourne, Australia

JOSE A L CALBERT

Prof. Exercise Physiology at the University of Las Palmas, Gran Canaria. Spain.

SOME OF OUR INVITED SPEAKERS

MSc.  ISTBELL GONZÁLEZ COLÓN

MSc.  Istbell González Colón

Specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

“Núcleo Reangel” of Rehabilitation Medicine

“Tissue damage in sport and its recovery with Physical and Medicine Therapy in sports injuries”

CUBA

Dr. Ana V. Cintron

Secretary General – Panamerican Confederation of Sports Medicine – COPAMEDE

PUERTO RICO

Jürgen

Jürgen Steinacker

Sports and Rehabilitation Medicine Head Division Center University of Ulm

ALEMANIA

Eduardo Henrique De Rose

Eduardo Henrique DE Rose

Honorary President of FIMS and Dean of the Court of Anti-Doping in Sport.

BRAZIL

Professor Patrick Yung Shu Hang

President, Asian Federation of Sports Medicine (AFSM)

The Injury prevention of the Knee, what are the current evidence?

HONG KONG

Dr. Roberto Lohn Nahon

Member of the Brazilian Orthopedics Society – SBOT

Counseling in disease for physical activity to professional athlete and trainer.

BRAZIL

Dr. Rubén Argemi

Presidente Federación Argentina de Medicina del Deporte (FAMEDEP)

The Altered ground reaction force during counter movement jumps in previously injured professional football players

ARGENTINA

Dr. William Roberts, MD.

Director of the Sports Medicine Program and Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health at the University of Minnesota Medical School

The Burnout in Sports Medicine Physicians

USA

Dr. Daniel Arkader Kopiler

Dr. Daniel Arkader Kopiler

President of the Development Commission of Panamerican Confederation of Sports Medicine

The Exercises and sports in patients with Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD), what are the limits?

BRAZIL

Raul Carrillo

Dr. Raúl Carrillo Rodríguez

Director Médico de la Comisión Nacional de Cultura Física y Deporte CONADE
MEXICO

MEXICO

Dr. Michael Geistlinger

Dr. Michael Geistlinger

Retired University professor for Public International Law, comparative constitutional law and Eastern European Law at The University of Salzburg

The Minimum Age Limits in Elite Sports

AUSTRIA

Dr. Michell Dittmar

Dr. Michell Dittmar

The influence and selection of the type of spinal surgery in high-performance athletes for their rehabilitation and functional recovery / Influencia y selección del tipo de cirugía de columna en el deportista de alto rendimiento para su rehabilitación y recuperación funcional

VENEZUELA

Dr, Miguel Angel Torres Torres

Dr, Miguel Angel Torres Torres

The clinical correlation, electromyography and nerve conduction studies in the most frequent nerve injuries of the upper extremities in athletes / Correlación clínica, estudios de electromiografía y conducción nerviosa en lesiones nerviosas más frecuentes de extremidades superiores en deportistas 

MEXICO

Prof. Pedro Manonelles. MD.

Prof. Pedro Manonelles. MD.

Chair of Sports Medicine. San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia (UCAM). Member of the Governing Board of the Spanish Society of Sports Medicine (SEMED)

The doctor ‘s protection against doping / La protección del médico ante el dopaje.

ESPAÑA

Dr. Ramiro Ramírez Gutiérrez

Dr. Ramiro Ramírez Gutiérrez

The Vision in sports and how to improve its performance / La visión en el deporte y como mejorar su desempeño

MEXICO

Dr. Rodrigo Sebastián Melman

Dr. Rodrigo Sebastián Melman

The Sarcopenia: from the critical patient to the frail elderly. The role of the Sports Physician in its treatment and rehabilitation / Sarcopenia: desde el paciente crítico al anciano frágil. El rol del Médico deportólogo en el tratamiento y rehabilitación de la misma.

URUGUAY

Dra. Theodora Papadopoulou

Dra. Theodora Papadopoulou

Executive Board BASEM | Defense Medical Rehabilitation Center Loughborough

Unravelling the groin pain in athletes

UNITED KINGDOM

Dra. Veronica Oblitas

Dra. Verónica Oblitas

The tendinitis in sports: invasive treatment with hyaluronic acid / Tendinitis en el deporte: tratamiento invasivo con ácido hialurónico.

PERÚ

dr citta argentina

Dr. Fabio Cittá

Secretary at FAMEDEP
Vocal at  COSUMED

The Muscle as an endocrine organ, histological aspects and molecular contractions

ARGENTINA

Dr. Guillermo Aponte Fernández

Dr. Guillermo Aponte Fernández

Director of Medical Services at Club Bolívar

The lactate differences between players in altitude and sea level

BOLIVIA

Prof. James Bilzon

Prof. James Bilzon

Member of the InternationalFederation of Sports Medicine’s (FIMS) Scientific Council.

“Understanding the therapeutic effects of exercise for the management of knee osteoarthritis”

UK

Dr. Marcelo Sajuria

Dr. Marcelo Sajuria

Director of the National Doping Control Commission of Chile

The Age and Gender Differences in Santiago Return to Play Test after Anterior Cruciate Ligament

CHILE

Dr. Pablo Nicolás Gastaldi

Dr. Pablo Nicolás Gastaldi

FIMS Member

The Muscle as an endocrine organ, histological aspects and molecular contractions

ARGENTINA

Dr. Rafael Augusto Robles Cabrera

Dr. Rafael Augusto Robles Cabrera

Vice-Presidente Federación Mundial de Medicina del Deporte

Ethics and Doping

GUATEMALA

Prof. Bülent Ülkar, MD

Ankara University Faculty of Medicine
Department of Sports Medicine

The Urgency for Promoting Physical Activity; For whom the bell tolls?

TURKEY

Mats Börjesson, MD

The Prevention of SCD in young athletes- the development in the last 20 years

SUECIA

Dr. Maher Zahar

Member Of the executive Committee of The FIMS. President of the Tunisian Society of Sports Medicine.

The Pré-competition Dental Examination : why it’s a preventive therapy?

TUNEZ

Dr. Mauricio Serrato

Dr. Mauricio Serrato

An integrative model to monitor elite athletes: relation between longitudinal and transversal biomarkers to optimize training load

GUATEMALA

Dr. Luis Fernando Alocer

Dr. Luis Fernando Alcocer Díaz

Chief of medicine, Club Atlas FC

“Neuromuscular training and proprioceptive control mechanisms for the reduction in the risk of ACL injury in professional soccer players.”

MEXICO

Dr. Axel Orozco Hernández

Dr. Axel Orozco Hernández

Ophthalmologist surgeon and retinologist assigned to the Retina Clinic.

“The vision in sport and how to improve your performance”

MEXICO

Dr. Chiara Fossati

Dr. Chiara Fossati

Member of “Tribunale Nazionale Antidoping”, NADO Italia

“Physical exercise and mental health: the role of exercise as brain booster”

ITALY

Felix Albuquerque Drummond, MD

Felix Albuquerque Drummond, MD

Medical Director of the Institute of Sports Medicine-CCSM FIMS

“Physical Activity on the Hospitalization of People with Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases”

BRAZIL

Dr. Luis Fernando Alocer

Dr. Luis Fernando Alcocer Díaz

Chief of medicine, Club Atlas FC

“Neuromuscular training and proprioceptive control mechanisms for the reduction in the risk of ACL injury in professional soccer players.”

MEXICO

Dr. Axel Orozco Hernández

Dr. Axel Orozco Hernández

Ophthalmologist surgeon and retinologist assigned to the Retina Clinic.

“The vision in sport and how to improve your performance”

MEXICO

Dr. Chiara Fossati

Dr. Chiara Fossati

Member of “Tribunale Nazionale Antidoping”, NADO Italia

“Physical exercise and mental health: the role of exercise as brain booster”

ITALY

Felix Albuquerque Drummond, MD

Felix Albuquerque Drummond, MD

Medical Director of the Institute of Sports Medicine-CCSM FIMS

“Physical Activity on the Hospitalization of People with Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases”

BRAZIL