Speakers from the World Taekwondo Medical Committee were joined by expert guest speakers who delivered reports on a number of key medical topics pertinent to taekwondo.

Key reports included a medical report from the 2019 World Taekwondo Championships, information on the World Taekwondo Injury and Illness Surveillance and Prevention Program and presentations on oral health; hand, wrist and knee injuries in Taekwondo athletes; common medical issues in Para Taekwondo athletes; and anti-doping and safeguarding.

The World Taekwondo Medical Committee was represented by:

  • Dae Hyoun Jeong
  • Frank Duren
  • Nambi Ramamoorthy
  • Christina Allen
  • Halim Jebali

While Guest Speakers included:

  • David Michael O’Sullivan PhD, Hee Seong Jeong PhD (IOC Research Centre Korea)
  • Prof. Ian Needleman FDI (World Dental Federation) a member of Sports Dentistry Expert Group
  • George Pujalte Sports Medicine Specialist Mayo Clinic
  • Phil Sharma-Woodland, GB Taekwondo Performance Nutritionist
  • Mindy Siegel MD USTKD