DOHA: FIFA Medical Committee President Dr. Michel D’hooghe praised Aspetar's international outstanding medical services provided to the world, on the sidelines of his participation in the first-ever Asian & European Champions league team doctors’ workshop.
“Aspetar is an example of high-level care in the prevention and the diagnosis conservatives and in the surgical therapy of sports people. People come here because they’ve first class care. Aspetar is a leader of football medicine and will continue to be it,” said Dr D’Hooghe.
The first-ever Asian & European Champions league team doctors’ workshop concluded at Aspetar last week with the presence of seniors from the medical committee at FIFA and AFC.
The workshop provided to the participants an opportunity to learn through practical sessions and real-life examples and offering a strategic approach to help team doctors understanding the role of the football medicine doctor.
The two-day workshop discussed the tools and techniques designed to address a range of issues that directly affect the safety and care of players. A wide range of topics on the opportunities and challenges faced by medical staff to improve the medical results of football clubs.
“My presence is to give my own experience and this meeting has really something for the future; cascading to the national association’s doctors’ all over the world. In this room, there is a lot of wisdom and lot of experience,” added Dr D’Hooghe.