Prof. Jiří Dvořák was invited as keynote speaker at the 5th Medical Conference of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in New Delhi, India. In one of his speeches, he presented the latest developments in the field of „on-field management of concussion in football“, as well as the Swiss Concussion Center briefly.
Prof. Jiří Dvořák was awarded the “AFC President’s Award for Football Medicine” at the conference.
Dr. Mario Bizzini, Head of Physiotherapy, also represented the Swiss Concussion Center. He gave lectures on six different topics, including injury prevention in the elite sport.
The 5th AFC Medical Conference in New Delhi attracted around 600 participants from 67 countries.