The International Institute for Race Medicine Acquires the American Medical Athletic Association on July 1

On July 1, the International Institute for Race Medicine will absorb the American Medical Athletic Association (AMAA), an organization of sports medicine professionals which was founded in 1969 and has a similar mission to that of the IIRM. 

As IIRM Executive Director Chris Troyanos, ATC, recently commented, "We look forward to an exciting and productive future as a result of the collaboration between these two organizations!"

CLICK ON THE LINK below to read the AMAA's publication detailing the merge between the two organizations; it also includes training-related articles on HIIT, low-carbohydrate diet, and running with music, as well as an article on IIRM Founder William O. Roberts, MD.

AMAA Journal Spring 2017.1.pdf