Curriculum Content

IOC-Diploma-Sports-Medicine-4.jpgThe program runs in two parts over a two year period.  The curriculum content is outlined below.

Year 1

               1.1 The practice of sports medicine                        

               1.2 Medical care of athletes and sports teams 1

               1.3 Medical care of athletes and sports teams 2

               1.4 Sports injuries in general

               1.5 Medical emergencies in sport

               1.6 Drugs and doping in sport

Year 2

               2.1 General principles

               2.2 Upper and lower limb injuries                            

               2.3 Head, neck, back/hip/groin injuries

               2.4 Different populations: women, children, older, and paralympic athletes

               2.5 Sport-specific injuries

               2.6 Sport, exercise and health