Medical experts discuss protection of players in Cairo

Medical experts from the continent and beyond have assembled in Cairo, Egypt, for the CAF Medical Seminar, to discuss relevant issues related to improving the medical aspect of the game on the continent.

CAF keen to establish Health Map for African Footballers

Plans are far advanced towards the establishment of a Health Map for African Footballers by the Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF)

5TH CAF MEDICAL CONGRESS EGYPT 2016 – CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
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5th CAF MEDICAL CONGRESS EGYPT 2016 – CALL FOR ABSTRACTS (14-16 October 2016) PREVENTION AND TRAUMA IN SPORTS MEDICINE AND SCIENCE

Cameroon's Ekeng dies during Romanian league game

Cameroon international Patrick Ekeng has died after collapsing on the pitch playing a first division match on Friday with his Romanian side Dinamo Bucharest

CAF MEDICAL INNOVATION IN AFCON 2015

For the first time, physicians of the qualified teams to the 30th edition of ORANGE AFCON 2015 in Equatorial Guinea took in the medical data of PCMA (Pre-Competition Medical Assessment) of the 23 eligible Players online via the new CAF database medical system.

Ghana FA holds Sports Medicine Seminar Dec. 18

Two visiting medical facilitators will lead the discussion in a Sports Medicine Seminar to be organised by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) on Thursday, 18 December 2014 in Accra.

Orange Afcon 2015 Kick-off for team doctors

The Confederation Africaine du Football organized a training workshop on the 8th and 9th December 2014 in Cairo on the new CAF CMS system (Competition Management System) for data collection of PCMA (Pre-Competition Medical Assessment). Doctors of the sixteen (16) qualified countries for the ORANGE A...

Football Stars, Celebrities, International Health Organizations and Corporations Join to Launch “Africa United” To Help Stop Spread of Ebola in West Africa
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Public education campaign emphasizes vital role of healthcare workers and features new Ebola prevention communications for West Africa, including ‘We’ve Got Your Back’ PSA

“11 Against Ebola”: FIFA, CAF unite in Ebola fight

CAF has joined hands with FIFA and several top players to launch a campaign which highlights our commitment to the global fight against the Ebola virus and raising awareness to implement preventative measures to halt its spread. The campaign, called "11 Against Ebola", features specially designed...

CAF inaugurates medical information system in Namibia
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A new page in history was written for the Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) Saturday, 11 October 2014 at Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek during the 9th edition of the TN Mobile 9th African Women Championship (AWC) between Namibia and Zambia. The first doping reports and integrated injuries me...