BSMPG is proud to bring the face of British Olympic Sport to Boston for the 2013 BSMPG Summer Seminar - May 17th and 18th, 2013! Dr. Cardinale is one of the world's authority on sport preparation and performance and joins Dr. Stuart McGill as the second keynote speaker for this weekend event. With the greatest speaker line-up assembled to date, the 2013 BSMPG Summer Seminar will be the WORLD'S most sought after Sports Medicine & Performance Seminar to date!!
We are expecting the largest crowd to date with speakers and attendees traveling the globe to be in Boston in May of 2013, and thus have already made plans to move our main lecture hall to a newly renovated multi-tier auditorium.
Be sure to save the date now - hotels will fill fast with this event along with normal Boston traffic so start making plans now!
See you in Boston next May!!!
British Olympic Sport Association
Dr. Marco Cardinale is the Head of Sports Science and Research of the British Olympic Association. Dr. Cardinale is also the director of the Science and Research Unit of the British Olympic Medical Institute based in University College London, Institute of Sport Exercise and Health. Dr. Cardinale led the Sports Science activities for the preparation of Team GB at the Beijing 2008, Vancouver 2010 and London 2012 Olympic Games.
Dr. Cardinale is a former Handball coach and has been involved in coach education in various countries in the area of strength and conditioning and exercise physiology. A widely published and cited author in the scientific literature on various aspects of human performance, he has also patented an innovative exercise device consisting of an vibratory biofeedback system which received research awards from NEStech and the Scottish Design Council.
Dr. Cardinale holds honorary academic appointments at University College London in the division of surgical and interventional medicine, the University of Aberdeen in the School of Medical Sciences and a visiting professorship at the University of Genova. He has been an advisor to various companies (e.g. Polar Electro, Medisport and Technogym), government agencies (e.g. the European Space Agency, UK Sport and Higher Education Funding Council) and professional sport organizations and national governing bodies in 4 countries (USA, Italy, Spain, Sweden) before working in the UK. Dr. Cardinale has been invited speaker in scientific conferences and coaching clinics in 21 countries and has been ad-hoc reviewer for over 15 scientific journals and research grants agencies in the areas of sports science, physiology, biomechanics and bioengineering.
Dr Cardinale holds a B.Sc. from ISEF in Italy, an M.Sc. from the US Sports Academy in the USA and a PhD from Semmelweis University in Hungary.