Hospital da Luz Sponsors Exercise Summit 2017

Hospital da Luz is one of the official sponsors of the Exercise Summit 2017, the first international meeting on physical exercise which will take place next Saturday, May 6.

One of the speakers in the meeting, which will take place at Centro de Congressos Lagoas Park, in Oeiras, will be Eduardo Carpinteiro, orthopaedist and specialist in shoulder surgery from Hospital da Luz (units of Amadora, Lisboa and Oeiras). His intervention is entitled “Ombro: cirurgia e exercício” (Shoulder: surgery and exercise).

During the event, the project of expansion of Hospital da Luz Lisboa, which will double its present capacity and is expected to be concluded in 2018, will also be presented,

The Exercise Summit is organized by EXS – Exercise School. Its purpose is to discuss the best practices of physical exercise, more specifically “strength training for health and performance, and for other areas complementary to exercise”, namely medical, food and behavioural.