The International Institute for Race Medicine and MedStar Sports Medicine present the

IIRM 2018 Sports Medicine Conference Series: Washington, DC
October 26-27, 2018

Alice and Russell True Auditorium, MedStar Washington Hospital Center, 110 Irving Street, NW, Washington, DC

Held in conjunction with the Marine Corps Marathon, Baltimore Running Festival, and the Uniformed Services University Consortium for Health and Military Performance (CHAMP) and jointly sponsored by the West Virginia University School of Medicine.

This program is intended for physicians, nurses, physical therapists, EMTs, athletic trainers, and other health care providers who have an interest in sports medicine, improving the well-being of patients, and providing quality medical care at mass participation endurance events.

QUESTIONS? Contact Meeting Coordinator Barbara Baldwin, MPH

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(Time is allotted at the end of each presentation for Q&A from the audience.)

Friday, October 26
11:30–12:20   Prescribing Exercise So Patients Will Take It (Robert E. Sallis, MD, FAAFP, FACSM) 
12:20–12:55   Predicting Road Race Injuries at the Point of Registration (Stephanie Kliethermes, PhD)
1:05–1:40       Gait Retraining for Running Injuries (Eric M. Magrum, DPT, OCS FAAOMPT)
1:40–2:15       Exertional Hyponatremia: Case Presentation and Discussion (Yuval Heled, PhD, LLB, FACSM)
2:15-3:00        Marine Corps Marathon: 2018 Updates (Michele Weinstein, PT, MS, SCS, ATC)
3:15–6:15      WORKSHOPS (attendees move through each training workshop as a team)
(1) Exercise-Associated Collapse (MAJ Chad Hulsopple, DO, MC, USA)
(2) Cardiovascular Arrest (B. Elizabeth Delasobera, MD and
COL Francis G. O’Connor, MD, MPH, Ret.)

(3) Exertional Heat Stroke (Douglas Casa, PhD, ATC and the KSI Team)
(4) Exertional Hyponatremia (COL Anthony I. Beutler, MD)
(5) Hypothermia (Matthew D. Sedgley, MD and Chris Troyanos, ATC)
(6) Acute Traumatic Injury, Stop the Bleed, and Clotting Agents
(Korin Hudson, MD, FACEP, CAQ-SM)
6:30-7:45       Dinner hosted by MedStar Sports Medicine

Saturday, October 27
7:30–8:30          On-Site Registration / Continental Breakfast
8:30–9:15          Cardiovascular Considerations for Runners (Ankit Shah, MD)
9:15–10:00        Advanced Therapies for Injury: Where are We Going? (Sean Mulvaney, MD)

10:10–10:45     Stress Fractures in the Adolescence Population and Management (George Donavos, CRNP, FNP, AGACNP-BC)
10:45-11:20      Predisposing Risk Factors and Stress Fractures in Adult Runners (Jason L. Pothast, MD)
11:30-1:10      WORKSHOPS (attendees will select two)
(1) Ultrasound for the Runner (Garry Ho, MD; Shawn F. Phillips, MD, MSPT; and Cole R. Taylor, MD)
(2) Dry Needling (Michael J. Zarro, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS)
(3) Exercise-Associated Muscle Cramping (Kyle Denlinger, DPT, OCS)
(4) VO2Max Testing and Zone Training Implementation (Ankit Shah, MD)

Marine Corps Marathon, Sunday, October 28
Gain practical experience in the medical tent at the Marine Corps Marathon for additional Category 1 CME credit. You must register as a volunteer PRIOR to the meeting.

To register as a medical volunteer, CLICK HERE.