Scientific Program

 

The Scientific Program consists in 12 exceptional conferences, 3 round tables in 3 x 20' format, and presentation of oral communications and video abstracts.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20 TH

09:00 / 09:30
Registration


09:35 / 09:50

Opening Session. EUROPEAN MEDICAL FITNESS CONGRESS President´s Welcome
SERGIO SIMPHRONIO, MD, PhD


10:00 / 11:00

VICTOR J. FERNÁNDEZ TORRES, PhD (SPAIN) 
Invited Presentation Session (Best Abstract Award EMFCongress 2016): STRUCTURAL FEATURES OF THE RECREATIONAL MARATHONER HEART DEFINED BY ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY: EFFECTS OF TRAINING REGIMEN. +                       


11:15 / 12:15

ANDREA DI BLASIO, PhD (ITALY)

Plenary Session: CANCER AND PHYSICAL EXERCISE. +


12:30 / 13:30

GIANLUCA BIANCO, MD (ITALY)

Plenary Session: VAGUS NERVE NEUROMODULATION IN HEALTH AND SPORTS.+


 LUNCH TIME


16:00 /17:00

Round Table 3X20' EXERCISE IS THE BEST MEDICINE


Romain Meeusen, PhD (Belgium)

Pablo J Marcos Pardo, PhD (Spain)

Nabil Ghorayeb, MD, Phd (Brazil)


17:15/ 18:15

RITA SANTOS ROCHA, PhD (PORTUGAL)
Plenary Session: ACTIVE PREGNANCY. GUIDELINES FOR EXERCISE DURING PREGNANCY: FROM EVIDENCE-BASED KNOWLEDGE TO PRACTICE. THE CHALLENGES FOR THE PREGNANCY AND POSTPARTUM EXERCISE SPECIALISTS. +


18:30 / 19:30

ESTÉLIO HENRIQUE MARTIN DANTAS, PhD (BRAZIL)
Plenary Session: PREVENTION AND THERAPY OF THE METABOLIC SYNDROME: SCIENTIFIC EVIDENCE AND CURRENT TRENDS. +


19:45 / 20:00

"BE ACTIVE" Award 2017


20:00 / 21:00

Cocktail Reception


 


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21TH


08:00 / 09:30

ORAL COMMUNICATIONS SESSION


10:00 / 11:00 

ENRIC MARIA SEBASTIANI OBRADOR, PhD (SPAIN) 

Plenary Session: THE ART OF TRAINING THE YOUNGER GENERATION. +   


11:15 / 11:45

COFFEE-BREAK


12:00 / 13:00

RUDY J. NODARI JUNIOR, PhD (BRAZIL)

Plenary Session: DERMATOGLYPHICS: A TECHNOLOGICAL RESEARCH TOOL IN THE PRESCRIPTION OF EXERCISE AND HEALTH PROMOTION +


 LUNCH TIME


15:30 /16:30

CRISTINA GONZÁLEZ CASTRO, Prof. (UK / SPAIN)

Plenary Session: NORDIC WALKING FOR CANCER PATIENTS +


16:45 / 17:45 

NABIL GHORAYEB, MD, PhD (BRAZIL)

Plenary Session: THE HEART OF ATHLETES AND THEIR PHYSIOLOGICAL ADAPTATIONS SIMULATING HEART DISEASE. +


18:00 /19:00

ROMAIN MEEUSEN, PhD (BELGIUM)

Plenary Session: IS EXERCISE GOOD FOR THE BRAIN? +


19:15 /20:15

Round Table 3X20' WE NEED EDUCATION MORE THAN MEDICATION


Rita Santos Rocha, PhD (Portugal)

Dr. Estélio Dantas, PhD (Brazil)

Dr. Andrea Di Blasio, PhD (Italy)




SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22 TH



08:00 / 09:30

VIDEO ABSTRACTS SESSION


09:45 / 10:45

SERGIO SIMPHRONIO, MD, PhD (Brazil / Spain)

Plenary Session: YOGA & MEDICAL SCIENCE: MINDFULNESS AND STRESS MANAGEMENT. SCIENTIFIC EVIDENCES. +


11:00 / 11:30 
COFFEE-BREAK


11:30 / 12:30

DIANA M. VAAMONDE - MARTÍN, PhD (Spain)

Plenary Session: EXERCISE AND HUMAN REPRODUCTION: HOW EXERCISE MAY AFFECT GAMETE AND EMBRYO QUALITY AND THE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM LEADING TO FAILURE OR SUCCESS. +


12:45 / 13:45

Round Table 3X20': IMPLEMENTATION OF EXERCISE PROGRAMS IN HOSPITALS AND THE IMPORTANCE OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAMS.

Rudy Nodari Junior, PhD (Brazil)
Sergio Simphronio, MD, PhD(Brazil / Spain) 
Gianluca Bianco, MD (Italy)


14:00

AWARDS CEREMONY AND CLOSURE SESSION



 

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