Invitation to Congress

Dear Colleagues,

The Ninth of International Congress of Sports Physiotherapists will be held on November 9-11, 2017 in Ankara, Turkey. Since the establishment of the Sports Physiotherapists Association in November 6, 1999, it has been organized every two years regularly by the scientific program offers a rich perspective on current topics and different perspectives to our colleagues.

The main topic in this year was selected as 'Exercise for Healthy Life from A to Z', one of the most effective, evidence-based modalities that physiotherapists have continuously practiced within their professional knowledge. As prescribed by the World Health Organization and the Ministry of Health, the exercise programs routinely use in the prevention of chronic diseases and injuries will be discussed in detail by our congresses and expert speakers.

The current and based on evidence Exercise Approaches will be discussed regarding mechanism, prevention and treatment of soft tissues, muscles, ligaments and tendons injuries. Workshops will subject to Pilates, Dance Therapy, write article for academics according to PEDro, ultrasound in soft tissue evaluation, mobilization and trigger point treatments, and evaluation of athletes' performances.

We will be glad to see our colleagues in our 9th congress having quite full and intense scientific content in the beautiful autumn of ANKARA. 

Nevin Ergun PT.Ph.D. Prof.
  Gul Baltaci PT.Ph.D. Prof.
Secretary General