On the occasion of the 40th edition of the World Medical & Health Games, the International Sports Medicine Symposium will take place on Wednesday, June 26, 2019: the chosen themes will be announced shortly.

The morning of Tuesday 25 June will also be devoted to free communications.

Open to all participants, this Symposium is chaired by Dr. André Monroche and co-chaired by Mrs. Liliane Laplaine-Monthéard founder of the Medigames.

The Vice Presidency is held by Professor Xavier Bigard, Medical Director of the Union Cycliste Internationale.

9 Credits of the European Union of Specialist Doctors (EUMS) are attributed to it.

The Symposium is supported by:

  • The International Federation of Sports Medicine
  • The French Society of Exercise Medicine and Sport
  • The Latin and Mediterranean group of sports medicine
  • Association of Italian Doctors, Club Medici
  • Medical Sports Association of Greater Algiers
  • Association Francophone Doctors of Canada



  • Bauerfeind
  • Visit Portugal
  • Visit Algarve Portugal
  • AIMS
  • UFAM
  • Karl Landsteiner
  • Medecin franco