News

Swimmer FSEM Linkedin SizeProfessional Recognition in Sport and Exercise Medicine Now Available to all Doctors 

The Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (FSEM) UK is opening its doors with a new Membership Examination. All doctors with skills in Sport and Exercise Medicine can now sit the exam and apply for membership.

 

Nordic Walking

Over 180,000 Scots can be spared illness by a simple intervention

Physical activity can reduce the risk of diabetes by 30%
There are over 600,000 Scots at risk of diabetes

The Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (FSEM) UK has responded to the Scottish Parliament’s Health and Sport Committee Preventative Agenda Inquiry with an effective and cost saving intervention, exercise medicine. 

 

Work Health And Disability WebsizeWork, Health and Disability

Both work and physical activity have an enormous part to play in an individual’s health and wellbeing and should be accessible to all. The FSEM has responded to the Work, Health and Disability Consultation, by the Department for Work & Pensions and the Department of Health.

Policy and Public Affairs

Publications

Scottish Health and Sport Committee - Preventative Agenda Inquiry  
Work, Health and Disability  
Sport Duty of Care Review

Sport and Exercise Medicine Professional Code Updated

Draft Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy A Fresh Approach - The case for Exercise Medicine
Obesity Health Alliance A Fresh Approach in Practice -A new approach to MSK Medicine
Sugar Levy Announcement Student Exercise Prescription Booklet
Sporting Future - An New Strategy for an Active Nation including Sport and Exercise Medicine key deliverable Exercise for Life Booklet
Concussion Group Concussion Guidelines for the Education Sector

Training and Assessment

Statement and FAQ on Cross Recognition of Emergency Care Courses in Sport view here

Ultrasound Clinical Assessment is now available to our members view here

We offer a CESR application advice service for members view here

The FSEM offers CPD accreditation for related courses, conferences and events view here

BASEM offers SEM Training Courses throughout the year - www.basem.co.uk

Other useful links - Appraisal & Revalidation

  • Over 180,000 Scots can be spared illness by a simple intervention

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    14 March
  • Response to the Scottish Preventative Agenda

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    7 March
  • Work, Health and Disability

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    21 February
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