About this event

  • Date and time Mon 27 Sep 2021 from 3:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Sport and Exercise Medicine

Join us at this exciting meeting to hear from the medical leadership team, leading scientists as well as top athletes involved in the 2021 Olympic games. Speakers will explore their experience adapting for this year's unique Olympic games, and share thier knowledge across the breadth of medical care provisions, the lessons learned, and planning for the future.

Aims for this meeting include:

  • Explore the unique challenges to taking hundreds of athletes and staff across the world in a pandemic
  • Understand other physiological preparation and adaptation for travelling to and competing in Japan
  • Hear about plans for the future including the Winter Games in Beijing and next Summer Games in Paris

Topics include:

  • Precautions, successes and lived experiences from the medical team as well as the athletes
  • Novel doping methods and anti-doping techniques
  • Athlete health screening prior to competition, including respiratory health
  • Medical planning by game organisers
  • Common injuries in climbing - a new Olympic sport
  • Medical care provided to athletes at the games

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Standard pricing available until 26 September 2021.


RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Retired Fellow RSM Trainee RSM Student
£58.00 £34.00 £34.00 £34.00 £18.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP AHP / Nurse / Midwife Non Healthcare Professional Trainee Student Non - Member
£96.00 £57.00 £57.00 £57.00 £30.00 £0.00


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

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