Concussion Education and Skill Development for General Practitioners
13/02/2024 18:30 to 13/02/2024 21:00
The SA Sports Medicine Association invite General Practitioners to the GP specific Concussion education and skill development workshop. Hear from our expert Sports Physician and Adelaide Football Club Doctor presenting the latest international concussion information with a practical demonstration, supporting your role in General Practice.
SCAT-6 TRAINING | RETURN TO PLAY | THE LATEST ADVICE
DATE: Tuesday February 13th, 2024.
TIME: 6:30pm for a 7:00pm start, the evening should conclude approx. 9:00pm
COST: $20 - SASMA AND AMA Members / $70 - Non-Members
PRESENTER: Dr Karthik Badrinath / Sports & Exercise Physician, General Practitioner and Physiotherapist
Dr Karthik Badrinath is a specialist Sport and Exercise Physician who is passionate about providing expert musculoskeletal care. He is currently a team doctor for the Adelaide Crows AFL and SANFL teams and an AFLW match day doctor. He is a tournament physician for the Adelaide International tennis tournament and was the Afghanistan cricket team doctor for the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 world cup. Dr Badrinath is a dual-fellowship trained medical specialist after completing his Sport and Exercise medicine fellowship (FACSEP) in 2022 and his Fellowship in General Practice (FRACGP) in 2018. He is also a qualified physiotherapist completing a physiotherapy degree at the University of South Australia in 2009. Having an understanding of the intricacies in physiotherapy management, Dr Badrinath enjoys working with physiotherapists, podiatrists and exercise physiologists to help his patients return to an active lifestyle.