SMAS Annual Symposium 2016: Masters Athletes Participation in Health and Performance

Time: 7 May 2016 (Saturday), 9am - 5.40pm

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The Sports Medicine Association of Singapore (SMAS) Annual Symposium 2016 – Masters Athletes: Participation in Health and Performance

(For All NROC Coaches)


The Sports Medicine Association of Singapore’s (SMAS) Annual Symposium is a platform where members of the sports and exercise science medicine fraternity gather to share teachings and ideas. This year’s symposium, focusing on masters athletes, will be divided broadly into 4 sessions:

  • Session 1: Physiology in the masters athlete
  • Session 2: Masters athlete coaching and exercise training
  • Session 3: Exercise and health in the masters athlete
  • Session 4: Panel discussion

Each session shall comprise presentations and plenary discussions on the session topic.

The symposium will feature the following keynote speakers:

  • Dr Geoffrey Thompson (Sports Physician Consultant (Territory Sports Medicine, Australia)
  • Professor Robert Newton (Associate Dean, Medical and Exercise Sciences; Co-Director, Exercise Medicine Research Institute; Foundation Professor of Exercise and Sports Science (Edith Cowan University))
  • Mr Kunalan Canagasabai (Senior Manager (Sport Singapore) and former Olympian and national sprinter)

Date and Time

7 May 2016 (Saturday), 9am to 5.40pm


Singapore Sports Hub ‘BlackBox’ Auditorium (within Visitors’ Centre)

Singapore Sports Hub

6 Stadium Walk, Singapore 397698


Early bird rate (before or on 22 April 2016 (Friday))

SMAS member: S$120 per pax

Non-SMAS member: S$140 per pax

Standard rate (after 22 April 2016 (Friday))

SMAS member: S$160 per pax

Non-SMAS member: S$180 per pax

Payment can be made via cheque/bank draft or telegraphic/interbank transfer. Details of payment mode and cancellation policy can be found here.

CCE Hours

7 hours


To register, please click here. If you have any queries, please contact

Registration starts at 8.15am.


Please note that the provision of publicity and recognition of CCE hours for the above courses/workshops/seminar is purely informative and coaches are advised to select their choice of CCE courses/workshops/seminars best suited for their learning needs. Sport Singapore does not have direct regulatory powers over the organisers delivering the publicised courses/workshops/seminars.

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