Chairman of FIFA Medical and Research Centre (F-MARC) and FIFA’s Chief Medical Officer Professor Dr. Jiri Dvorak and Dr. Mario Bizzini, also of F-MARC, will attend the IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury and Illness in sport in Monaco.
Dr. Dvorak will chair a session on Sports Medicine, while Dr. Bizzini will host two lectures, one focussing on the 'Prevention of football injuries at the elite level' and another on 'ACL prevention in female handball and football'.
At both lectures, Dr. Bizzini will bring his expertise from the implementation of the FIFA 11+ to share with those at the conference.
The event, which represents a gathering of the pre-eminent international authorities in injury and illness prevention, will take place at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco from the 10-12 April 2014.
More information can be found at the official website for the IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury and Illness in sport.