UEMS Board Certification on Sports Medicine Doctors by Equivalence

UEMS Board Certification on Sports Medicine Doctors by Equivalence

Certificate by equivalence is opened to senior Sports Medicine doctors trained or specialised in UEMS members countries under the following criteria:

  • 10 years of certified specialised Sports Medicine practice, registered in their country, (for transient period till 31/12/2013 the Jury will decide on individual basis);
  • to practise Sports Medicine within a multi-disciplinary group for at least 80% of his or her time during the last 10 years
  • published papers:
    • either 2 peer-reviewed papers published in sports medicine international journals (i.e. indexed in one of the main scientific databases: Pubmed/Medline, ISI-SCI, Excerpta Medica, see annex) within the previous 10 years,
    • or 5 peer-reviewed papers in sports medicine subject published at least in national peer-reviewed medical journals within the previous 10 years,
    • or 1 peer-reviewed paper published in sports medicine international journal (i.e. indexed in one of the main scientific databases: Pubmed/Medline, ISI-SCI, Excerpta Medica) within the previous 10 years, and at least 3 peer-reviewed papers in sports medicine subject published at least in national peer-reviewed medical journals within the previous 10 years.

The senior sports medicine specialist interested to become E. Board certified by equivalence, who fulfils the criteria:

  • Fills an application for Certification by Equivalence: DOWNLOAD – application form
  • Pays directly to the Treasurer the fees in euro by credit transfer. The applicant’s name on the bank proof must be clearly written.

Submits a file with all necessary documents together with the copy of the bank proof in electronic form to the National Manager of his /her country, to the Chairperson of Certification by Equivalence and to the Treasurer

BRUSSELS MEETING NATIONAL HEALTH MANAGERS MJC SM UEMS EFSMA
UEMS Sports Medicine Multidisciplinary Joint Committee

President, Prof. Nicolas Christodoulou (Cyprus)
Secretary, Dr. André Debruyne (Belgium)
Treasurer, Dr. Maurizio Casasco (Italy)
Members from EFSMA : * Prof. Norbert Bachl (Austria)
* Prof. Fabio Pigozzi (Italy )
* Prof. Joseph Cummiskey (Ireland)

Members from UEMS :  * Dr. Bernard Mailliet (Secretary General)
* Prof. Guy Vanderstraeten (Section of PRM, Belgium)
* Dr. Andreas Liveris (Section of Allergology, Cyprus )
* Dr. Economou Despina (Section of Paediatrics, Cyprus)
* Dr Mick Molloy (Section PGW, United Kingdom )


Requirements for Sports Medicine training (MS Word document)

Sports Medicine Specialty Core Curriculum for European Countries (MS Word document)

Sports Medicine action plan 2009-12 (MS Word document)

The duties of the National Managers (modified on 29/10/2011) (MS Word document)

European sports medicine specialization – 2013 (PowerPoint Show)

 


The UEMS Board & Council convened in Bratislava on 11-13 October 2007.
In Bratislava, the Council of UEMS endorsed the The Chapter 6 on training requirements in Sport Medicine.
http://admin.uems.net/uploadedfiles/888.pdf
You can reach the details through following links
http://admin.uems.net/uploadedfiles/896.pdf


 
UEMS Web page – http://www.uems.net/