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April 29, 2018 – Running the Distance: Injury Prevention and Management for Runners


Running the Distance:
Injury Prevention and Management for Runners

April 29, 2018

7:30AM – 3:30 PM

NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center
Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center 104 Haven Ave, New York, NY 10032

Open to PTs, ATCs, Physiatrists, Primary Care Sports Medicine Physicians, Team Physicians


Please contact Aimee Kim at [email protected] with any questions.



Early Bird Tuition (until 3/16/18): $200
Tuition after 3/16/18: $250
Student Fee: $50

Groups of 10 or more will receive a 10% discount.
Please contact [email protected] for more information.

Continuing Education Credits:
Physical Therapy: 5.0 contact hours
Physician CME credits: 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits


Click button below to register for Running the Distance:
Injury Prevention and Management for Runners:

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Course Directors:
Anna-Christina Bevelaqua, MD; Colleen Brough, PT, DPT, MS, OCS; Asad Siddiqi, DO

Keynote Speaker:
Richard Traum, PhD
President, CEO of Achilles International

Featured Speakers:
Christopher S. Ahmad, MD
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, CUMC; Vice Chair of Research, Department of Orthopedic Surgery; Head Team Physician, New York Yankees; Head Team Physician, New York City Football Club (NYCFC)

Christopher Visco, MD
Ursula Corning Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Research (in Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine) at CUMC; Director, Sports Medicine Fellowship, Director, Residency Program; Vice-Chair, Education, Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine, Columbia university College of Physicians and Surgeons

Molly Ritterbeck
Training, Fitness, and Health Director of Runner’s World and Bicycling

Talk Topics:

  • Adaptive Sports
  • What Every Post Pregnancy Runner Needs to Know
  • Secrets to Powerful Running with a Plant-based Diet
  • Return to Endurance
  • Knee Ligament Injury
  • Gaining the Extra Edge: Is Foot Core Training the Key to Injury Prevention and Peak Performance
  • Personalized Data: The Latest in Running Tech
  • Load Management and Training Program Design – How Much is Too Much?
  • The Science of Running: Rehabilitation Strategies to Optimize Performance and Stay Injury-Free
  • Cutting Edge Tendinopathy Management

Breakout Sessions:

  • Columbia RunLab Live Demonstration: Don’t be a Pavement Pounder, What Can Video Analysis Offer Your Endurance Runner? (
  • Columbia RunLab Clinical Case Reasoning: Putting It All Together Through Evaluation and 2D Video Analysis
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound: The Key to Unlocking Running Injuries





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Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine
180 Fort Washington Avenue, Suite 199 New York, NY 10032

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