THE SCIENCE OF RUNNING, KEEPING YOU RUNNING
We are back in Park City for 2021! Join us for the sixth annual Mountain Land Running Summit in beautiful Park City, Utah. Network with colleagues and leaders in the field of Running Medicine in a relaxed atmosphere surrounded by the stunning fall colors of Utah's Wasatch Mountains.
The 2021 Mountain Land Running Summit features presentations covering a range of Running Medicine topics including recommendations on youth running, bone stress injury risk factors, running during and after pregnancy, tendinopathy management, and the challenges of exertional compartment syndrome. The Mountain Land Running Summit is an opportunity to network with other Running Medicine experts while enjoying the recreational opportunities that Park City has to offer.
An optional pre-conference session will be held on Thursday, September 23rd from 3-6 PM. The pre-conference will focus on the essentials of conducting a clinical analysis of running mechanics and how to integrate that into your decision making, and provide an additional 3 CEU's for a total of up to 14.5 CEU's for the entire conference.
Up to 14.5 BOC & UPTA Accredited CEU Hours
The Mountain Land Running Summit team will continue to monitor COVID-19 and the impact it may have on the 2021 event. We will take all appropriate measures to protect attendees and staff based on local and state health authorities, including the venue, and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). This information will be updated with specific measures being taken as the event approaches.
14 PRESENTATIONS OVER THREE DAYS WITH LEADERS IN THE FIELD OF RUNNING MEDICINE
Bryan Heiderscheit, PT, PhD, FAPTA
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Anthony Beutler, MD
Shefali Christopher, DPT, SCS, LAT
Karin Silbernagel, PT, PhD, ATC
University of Delaware
Adam Tenforde, MD
Harvard Medical School
IN BEAUTIFUL PARK CITY, UTAH
THE PERFECT PLACE AT THE PERFECT TIME
The Mountain Land Running Summit is being held at the Sheraton Park City near the heart of Park City, Utah. By mid-September, the Park City area is near the peak of one of the most beautiful displays of fall foliage in the mountain west. Groves of yellow-leaved Aspen trees line the slopes making it the perfect season for trail running, mountain biking and hiking at the peak of fall colors. And don't forget to bring the family! With attractions like an alpine coaster, zip lines, scenic lift rides, and several local golf courses, Park City is guaranteed to make everyone smile.
Park City features the largest four-season resort in the United States. Pick from a variety of incredible recreational opportunities to supplement your learning experience.
A stay at the Sheraton Park City is an experience in itself. Located near the heart of Park City, you'll be perfectly situated for great shopping, hiking, trail running and more. Click here to learn more about accommodations.
Take your trail run, hike, or bike to the next level. Lift-served mountain biking and hiking can get you into the heart of the Utah wilderness in just minutes.
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Register now as space and accommodations are extremely limited. There are only a few seats left!
Physical therapists, physicians, athletic trainers, chiropractors, physician assistants, occupational therapists, physical therapist assistants, occupational therapist assistants, and strength and conditioning professionals.
Featuring up to 14.5 CEUs, the Mountain Land Running Summit is an accredited Continuing Education Course through the Utah Physical Therapy Association.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Utah Medical Association through the joint providership of the UMA Foundation and Mountain Land Rehabilitation.
The UMA Foundation is accredited by the Utah Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The UMA Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mountain Land is a Board of Certification (BOC) Approved Provider of Level I Continuing Education activities for Certified Athletic Trainers.
None of the individuals involved in planning or presenting at this activity have any relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Upon completion of the Running Summit Thursday Session, participants will be able to:
- Perform a systematic and comprehensive video analysis of an individual running.
- Identify effective strategies to modify the running form and when to do so.
Upon completion of the Running Summit Friday Session, participants will be able to:
- Describe common injuries in youth runners.
- Identify risk factors for bone stress injuries and methods to optimize treatment and prevention.
- Achieve a basic understanding of medical and physical therapy consideration for the adolescent runner, including relative energy deficiency syndrome and the female athlete triad.
- Describe the principles of optimal return to play following bone stress injury.
- Identify the mechanics of running associated with increased bone stress injury risk and methods to reduce injury risk.
- Identify exercise-related parameters, contraindications and special musculoskeletal considerations for pregnant runners.
- Be able to synthesize evidence-based recommendations for recovery and performance in postpartum runners.
- Identify key signs and symptoms distinguishing exertional compartment syndrome from other leg conditions.
Upon completion of the Running Summit Saturday Session, participants will be able to:
- Understand the various domains of tendon health, and how to evaluate and interpret the impact of each domain on treatment progression.
- Describe the optimal timing of tendon injections depending on athlete needs.
- Apply knowledge on extracorporeal shockwave therapy to treatment of running related injuries.
- Devise and implement evidence-based exercise and running progressions based on objective findings and scientific evidence for patients with Achilles tendinopathy.
The Mountain Land Running Summit is hosted by Mountain Land Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation. Founded in 1986, Mountain Land provides comprehensive physical therapy and rehabilitation services across the Western United States and is a leader in the field of Running Medicine. For more information, visit www.mlrehab.com or call 800-574-4792.