The Mountain Land Running Summit brings together leading clinical researchers in running medicine in a relaxed, interactive environment. Evidence-based approaches to running injury management and prevention will be discussed, with practical approaches that can be immediately applied to your clinic practice.

Up to 14.5 BOC & UPTA Accredited CEU Hours

Pre-Conference: Thursday, September 23, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Registration, Exhibits & Breakfast

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Running Mechanics 101: 

Standardized Approach to Video Gait Analysis for Runners with Bryan Heiderscheit, PT, PhD, FAPTA

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Running Mechanics 101: 

Gait Retraining for Injured Runners: When, Why, and How Much? with Bryan Heiderscheit, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Friday, September 24, 2021

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Registration, Exhibits & Breakfast (Full Buffet Breakfast Provided)

8:00 AM - 8:55 AM

Advances in Understanding Youth Running Injuries with Adam Tenforde, MD

8:55 AM - 9:50 AM

The Adolescent Runner: What Healthcare Providers Need to Know with Shefali Christopher, DPT, SCS, LAT

9:50 AM - 10:10 AM

Break & Exhibits

10:10 AM - 11:05 AM

What the Military’s Running Culture Taught me About Bone Stress Injury with Anthony Beutler, MD

11:05 AM - 12:00 PM

Running Mechanics and Bone Stress Injury Risk with Bryan Heiderscheit, PT, PhD, FAPTA

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch & Exhibits (Full Buffet Lunch Provided)

1:00 PM - 1:55 PM

Pregnancy and Running: How Do Some Women Do It? with Shefali Christopher, DPT, SCS, LAT

1:55 PM - 2:50 PM

Optimizing Evaluation and Treatment of Bone Stress Injuries with Adam Tenforde, MD

2:50 PM - 3:10 PM

Break & Exhibits

3:10 PM - 4:05 PM

Running After Childbirth: Recovery and Performance Considerations with Shefali Christopher, DPT, SCS, LAT

4:05 PM - 5:00 PM

Exertional Compartment Syndrome: A Lifetime of Lessons Learned with Anthony Beutler, MD

Saturday, September 25, 2021

6:45 AM - 7:30 AM

Group Trail Run (Optional)

7:30 AM - 8:20 AM

Breakfast & Exhibits (Full Buffet Breakfast Provided)

8:20 AM - 9:15 AM

Lower Extremity Tendinopathy Examination and Testing, Including Ultrasound Imaging with Karin Silbernagel, PT, PhD, ATC

9:15 AM - 10:10 AM

Tendinopathy: To Every Injection There is a Season with Anthony Beutler, MD

10:10 AM - 10:30 AM

Break & Exhibits

10:30 AM - 11:25 AM

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy in Management of Lower Extremity Injuries in Runners with Adam Tenforde, MD

11:25 AM - 12:20 PM

Achilles Tendinopathy Exercise and Return to Running Progression with Karin Silbernagel, PT, PhD, ATC

12:20 PM - 12:50 PM

Ask the Experts Q&A with All Speakers

The agenda, schedule and content of this event are subject to change without notice. 

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 or call 800-574-4792.