Athlete’s Journey: FICS Symposium

FICS is hosting their first ever virtual symposium between 7th and 9th of May 2021. The star studded speaker lineup will take you through the athletes journey from injury to peak performance, explaining the sports chiropractors role every step of the way.

Jill Cook FICS Symposium Speaker
Steven Capobianco

Skin as a Handle-Tweak Taping

Jill Cook FICS Symposium Speaker
Jill Cook

Managing Lower Limb Tendinopathy

Carla Stecco FICS Symposium
Carla Stecco

Fascia and Pain

Luke Nelson FICS Symposium
Robert Silverman

Epigentics in Sports Performance

The First-Ever FICS Virtual Global Sports Chiropractic Symposium (7 – 9 May, 2021)

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Sports chiropractors hold a unique place in the athlete’s journey, assisting the athlete every step of the way.

Whether it’s triaging at pitchside, providing treatment at the clinic or helping the athlete get ready for the Olympics.

This symposium is designed to expand your knowledge and set you up to work as a member of the medical team.

Expert Speakers

We have brought together top experts from all over the world for a truly global perspective through keynotes, lectures, and breakout sessions. Between them they have an accumulation of 200 + years of experience in treating athletes in the fields of nutrition, laser therapy and rehab to further boost your knowledge.

Image: Nav Sohi, Brian Nook, David Lourie, Kelly Humphries & Mindy Mar at the World Games 2017 Wroclaw

Kevin Wilk

Specialist Lectures

The Symposium will combine live and pre-recorded lectures, with plenty of time for Q&A with each speaker. The agenda includes lectures, masterclasses, and break-out sessions, where you can choose which topic most relates to you. FICS sponsors will also be offering live product demonstrations and discounts.

Virtual Networking

With 4,000 + members, our Symposium brings together the top names in Sports Chiropractic, and you will have the opportunity to set meetings with other attendees, speakers, and sponsors over two days of virtual networking. Connect with National Chiropractic Sports Councils, Sports Chiropractors, Students, Educational Institutions, and affiliated organizations.

Dr Brian Nook
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CE Credit*

*To receive CE credits in the USA, you must register an account with ChiroCredit which is FREE to set up. US Credits are provided through ChiroCredit.com. Doctors MUST register an account on ChiroCredit.

As part of your continuing education, earn up to 12.5 US CE credits (recommended as one cannot attend “all” sessions due to concurrent breakout sessions). Obtain these credits from the comfort of your own home or office while saving on travel and hotel expenses.

FICS are working with several other Chiropractic Academies to get pre-approval for this symposium with CE credits available in Europe, Australia and South Africa. You can watch the recording of the session to gain your certificate of attendance and no post quiz is required. Please note your login and logout times are recorded for the certificate to be generated and only the registered person against the email login will be issued a certificate.

European Union: French Council of Sport Chiropractic
Emirates Chiropractic Association 
South Africa: Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa 
Australia: Australia Sports Chiropractic

Book Your Place Now!

The Swiss franc (CHF) is FICS’ official currency. All registration prices will be listed in Swiss Franc (CHF).

It is helpful to know that 1 CHF = approx. 1.05 USD \ 0.92 EUR \ 0.82 GBR \ 1.5 AUD .

FICS Member Ticket

Buy before 26 April for CHF 149.00*

After 26 April will go up to CHF 200.00*

*Price requires your exclusive coupon code.

FICS Student Club Member: Contact admin@ficsport.org to receive your student coupon code, quoting your FICS Student Club name.

Non-Member Ticket

Buy before 26 April for CHF 199.00.

After 26 April will go up to CHF 260.00

Students: 60% off. Reach out to FICS for a discount coupon code. 

If you are from a University who is a member of FICS, contact admin@ficsport.org to receive your student code, quoting your current University.

FAQ

For any questions not answered on this page, please contact us via email at admin@ficsport.org

How much is registration?

Buy before 26 April and registration is:

  • CHF 149.00 for FICS Members
  • CHF 199.00 for Non-Members
  • CHF 80.00 for students

We also offer bundles if you purchase the Symposium along with our ICSC product. To recieve the discounted FICS Member price, you must apply your coupon code at checkout.

Discount coupons are available for students who are a member of a FICS student club. Reach out to admin@ficsport.org if you have not received your coupon. Please include the name of your FICS student club in email.

When is the Symposium?

The Symposium runs from 7 – 9 May 2021, and is a virtual event. If you can’t attend certain sessions due to timezone conflicts, replays will be available.

Will students be allowed to attend?

Absolutely, we welcome all students to attend the Symposium and are offering a generous student discount to support your learning. FICS student clubs will be forwarded the discount code. Reach out to admin@ficsport.org with your school, year of study and registered program and we will allocate the code against your email so you can apply for the discount.

Currency

The Swiss franc (CHF) is FICS official currency. All registration prices will be listed in Swiss Franc (CHF). It is helpful to know that 1 CHF = approx. 1.05 USD \ 0.92 EUR \ 0.82 GBR \ 1.5 AUD . The exchange rate of the day can be checked here. Check your local cardholder bank for the currency of the day for accurate conversion.

What do I need to login to the sessions:

You will need access to a computer and the internet to view the sessions and interact with the sponsors within the exhibits space. We encourage you to log in early to ensure you do not run into technical problems on the day of the session. Once you have registered you will receive an invitation to create your account on the virtual event platform closer to the date.

How many credit points are attached to this symposium?

This program meets international standards for conditional education credits. FICS has registered this program for credit points in the following countries: US via a partnership with ChiroCredits. 2.5 points available for pre-symposium, 10 credits available for the symposium sessions. Gaining Continual Education points depends on your ability/success in filing for CPD/CEU’s in your Country/Province/State. We would encourage you to contact your local NCSC as the first point of contact to enquire what the process is within your country. Some countries have a self-assessment requirement and will provide you with the necessary application to fill in to apply for CPD points.

Can I claim CE credits if I can't attend live?

You must attend the live session if applying for credits in the USA. 

Replays of the lectures and masterclasses will be available for you to access for 30 days after the Symposium. Europe, South Africa and Australia can watch the recordings to qualify for their certificate of attendance. We also have time safeguards, interactivity checks, and record login times against the email registered on your ticket. 

Please refer to the times on our Agenda page.