Current Concepts in the Running and Throwing Athlete

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Date: Saturday, July 12, 2014

Time: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Location: Arcadia University, University Commons Great Room

450 S. Easton Road, Glenside, PA 19038

Hosted by Moss Sports Rehab and Einstein Sports Medicine

Presentation overview:  This course is designed to improve the clinician’sknowledge base and expertise in the evaluation, examination and treatment of both the running and the throwing athlete.  Running mechanics and treatment strategies and interventions will be discussed from both a surgical and rehabilitative perspective. The course will explore throwing kinematics andthe role of pain and fatigue in the development ofthrowing injuries.  Presenters will describe how the kinetic chain can be used to guide examination and treatment across a variety of athletic injuries.

Program Objectives:

  1. Participants will be able to describe running and throwing mechanics and discuss common adaptations in each population.
  2. Participants will be able to select examination techniques specific for each population and synthesize findings.
  3. Participants will be able to apply information from mechanical analysis and evaluation to develop appropriate intervention strategies for each population.

Course Level: Intermediate

Target Audience: physical therapists, athletic trainers and physicians.

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Registration: Registration can be made online, by postal mail by check only made payable to MossRehab, (see address below) or fax this form to Sheila Wallace, 215-663-6984. Registration deadline is Monday, June 30, 2014.

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Cost:

Allied Health Professionals:     $75

Physicians:                     $100

MossRehab/Einstein Full-time and Part-time Employees are automatically placed on a waiting list and notified by email if space is available.

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For questions about the program or registration, please contact Sheila Wallace at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or by phone at 215-663-6457.

Advanced registration is required due to space limitations. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Refreshments: Complimentary continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Contact Hours:  7.25

Handouts: Presentation handouts will be send electronically, so please confirm that your email address is correct when you register.  We no longer have printed handouts at the conferences.

Continuing Education (CE) Credits:

Requirement for successful course completion: Satisfactory completion of the continuing education units consists of full attendance with monitored sign in and sign out forms and completion of a course feedback form that includes self assessment of learning outcomes.

Accreditation statement: Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit designation statement: Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the educational activity.

Conflict of interest statement: Faculty and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing medical education activities sponsored by Einstein Healthcare Network are expected to disclose to the audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).

Pennsylvania State Board of Physical Therapy and New Jersey State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners: This program has been submitted to Pennsylvania State Board of PT and New Jersey State Board of PT Examiners for 7.25 contact hours.

Board of Certification approved provider statement: Moss Sports Rehab is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers. This program has been approved for a maximum of 7.25 hours of Category A continuing education. Certified Athletic Trainers are responsible for claiming only those hours actually spent participating in the continuing education activity. BOC approved provider number: P3422.

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