The International Institute for Race Medicine and the International Association of Athletics Federations, in conjunction with Northeastern University Bouvé College of Health Sciences and the Department of Physical Therapy, Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences present:

IIRM-IAAF 2019 Sports Medicine Conference Series: Boston

INTERPROFESSIONAL MANAGEMENT OF
ENDURANCE MEDICINE

April 13, 2019
Northeastern University, West Village F, #20, Boston, MA /
Workshops will be held in the Behrakis Health Sciences Building

Written directions to Course West Village F / Campus Map

CONFERENCE BROCHURE and REGISTRATION DETAILS / ACCREDITATION AND DISCLOSURE

QUESTIONS? Send an email to Meeting Coordinator Barbara Baldwin, MPH or call 240-271-1657.


PURPOSE: Our goals in providing the IIRM’s sports medicine conferences are to increase knowledge of basic sports medicine principals including the clinical aspects of sports injury and physical activity, improve the medical knowledge and clinical skills of individuals volunteering in medical tents at endurance events, and facilitate interdisciplinary communication to enhance delivery of care at athletic endurance events.

AUDIENCE: 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.

AGENDA
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7:15 am            Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:00                  Course Welcome (David Nolan, PT, DPT, MS, OCS, SCS, CSCS)

8:15 - 9:00       The Collapsed Athlete: It Isn’t Always the Heart (Paul D. Thompson, MD)

9:00 - 9:45       Optimizing Mechanics to Minimize Injuries (Irene Davis, PhD, PT, FACSM, FAPTA, FASB)

9:45 - 10:30     Athletes with Disabilities (David (DJ) Cormier, DO, DPT)

10:30 am          Break

10:45 - 11:30    The Musculoskeletal Stress of Long Distance Running (Rebecca G. Breslow, MD)

11:30 - 12:15    The Marine Corps Marathon Medical Tent Experience (Michele Weinstein, PT, MS, SCS, ATC)

12:15 - 12:30     An IIRM Perspective on Race Medicine (Chris Troyanos, ATC)

12:30 pm           Lunch (Catered)

WORKSHOP ROTATIONS (six groups will move through each skill-building station—35 min each)
1:15 - 1:50 / 2:00 - 2:35 / 2:45 - 3:20 / 3:40 - 4:15 / 4:25 - 5:00 / 5:10 - 5:45

1 - Ultrasound in the Medical Tent (Pierre d’Hemecourt, MD)

2 - Exertional Hyponatremia / iSTAT (Kathryn Ackerman, MD, MPH)

3 - Exertional Hyperthermia (Brendon McDermott, PhD, ATC and Dawn Marie Emerson, PhD, ATC)

4 - Use of Massage Therapy in the Medical Tent (Laura Bergmann, MS, LMT, USAT, CES)

5 - Mass Casualty Triage and Acute Traumatic Injuries (David R. King, MD; Alice Gervasini, PhD, RN, NE-BC;
     Kimberly Roth, MSN, ACNP; and Cheryl D. Waldron, MSN, ACNP)

6 - Cardiac/12-Lead Monitor Use (Omar M. Issa, DO and Paul D. Thompson, MD)

5:45 pm             Conference Adjourns