The International Institute for Race Medicine and the International Association of Athletics Federations, in conjunction with MedStar Sports Medicine, and MedStar National Rehabilitation Network present the:

IIRM-IAAF 2019 Endurance Medicine Conference Series: Washington, DC
October 26
Alice and Russell True Auditorium, MedStar Washington Hospital Center, 110 Irving Street, NW, Washington, DC

This conference is held with the support of the Marine Corps Marathon, Baltimore Running Festival, and the
Uniformed Services University Consortium for Health and Military Performance (CHAMP) and is jointly sponsored by the West Virginia University School of Medicine.

AGENDA   (7.75 CE hours)

7:15 am          Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:00                Course Welcome (Chris Troyanos, ATC)

8:15-9:00       Stress Fractures of the Lumbar Spine and the Runner’s Return to Activit (Stanley A. Herring, MD)

9:00-9:45       The Racing Heart (Ankit Shah, MD)

9:45-10:30     Movement Retraining for the Distance Runner: Finding the Right Balance (Bryan Heiderscheit, PT, PhD, FAPTA)


10:40-11:25   Use of the New Algorithms for Assessment and Management of Race Medical Care (COL Francis G. O’Connor, MD, MPH, Ret.)

11:35-12:20 (Lunch Presentation) Tips, Triage, and Tracking: How to Navigate the Medical Tents at Marine Corps
(Michele Weinstein, PT, MS, SCS, ATC and LCDR C. Marc Madsen, DO, USN)

Small “teams” will move through FOUR skill-building workshops: 
12:30-1:30 / 1:35-2:35 / Break / 2:45-3:45 / 3:50-4:50

Workshop 1: Clinical Video Analysis for Distance Runners (Bryan Heiderscheit, PT, PhD, FAPTA)
Workshop 2: Hypothermia, Hyperthermia, and How to Use a WBGT (TBD)
Workshop 3: Cardiology in the Medical Tent: Chest Pain, EKG Readings, and BLS (Ankit Shah, MD)
Workshop 4: Ultrasound of Lower Extremities (Garry Ho, MD; Shawn F. Phillips, MD, MSPT; and Sean Wise, MD, RMSK, FAAFP)
Workshop 5: Evaluating the Athlete with Low Back Pain (Stanley A. Herring, MD)