Medicine of Cycling Conference in Three weeks

Posted on August 3, 2012 by hwoodhull

Third annual Medicine of Cycling Conference
August 24-26, 2012
The US Olympic Training Center
Colorado Springs, CO

Friday, August 24
Medical Emergencies in Cycling Course – Hands-on training for real life cycling emergencies - CURRENTLY FULL
US Pro Challenge Stage 5 Finish Colorado Springs
Welcome Reception - US Olympic Training Center Rotunda - Hall of Fame

Saturday, August 25
Clinical Evaluation of the Concussed Cyclist - Jeffrey Kutcher, MD is an Associate Professor in the Department of Neurology at the University of Michigan and the Director of Michigan NeuroSport.   He is the team neurologist for University of Michigan athletics, a consultant to the NHLPA, and was recently named Director of the new concussion management policy in the NBA.
Concussion Assessment Tools: Evidence for Use  - Steven Broglio, PHD, ATC is an Assistant Professor in the School of Kinesiology and NeuroSport Researcher at the University of Michigan.  He is currently chairing the upcoming Position Statement on concussion management from the National Athletic Trainers Association.
Legal Issues for Physicians caring for Cyclists - Stephen Hess, JD is an attorney with Sherman and Howard in Colorado Springs, CO.  He has represented athletes and National Governing Bodies in competition disputes.
Dermatology for the Cyclist - Timothy Berger, MD is a Professor of Clinical Dermatology at UCSF as well as the Executive Vice-Chair, Chief of Clinics, the Endowed Chair in Dermatology Medical Student Education.
Exercise Physiology in the Office - Michael Ross, MD runs the Performance Lab in Philadelphia, a sports medicine and exercise testing facility.  He has been a team physician for numerous professional cycling teams.
Bike Fit Panel  - Moderators: Michael Ross, MD and Curtis Cramblett, PT Head of Medicine of Cycling Bike Fit Task Force
Group Ride – Tour the legendary Garden of the Gods on a bicycle.
Dinner - Get to know speakers and fellow attendees over French cuisine at Marigold Café.

Sunday, August 26
Lower Extremity Conditions in Cycling - Claudette Lajam MD is an Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center.  She is a volunteer physician for the Century Road Club Association and other New York City bicycling groups.
Integrative Medicine and Cycling - Paul Abramson, MD is a physician in private practice and founder of My Doctor Medical Group, Clinical Faculty at UCSF School of Medicine
Preparticipation Cardiovascular Screening for Competitive Athletes - Michael C. Giudici, MD, FACC, FACP, FHRS is a member of the Genesis Heart Institute and specializes in Electrophysiology.
The Female Cyclist - Gloria Cohen, MD, FACSM, Dip Sport Med (CASEM) works with Orthopaedic and Neurosurgery Specialists in Greenwich, CT and is the Primary Care Sports Medicine Team Physician at Columbia University.  She was the former Team Physician for the Canadian National and Olympic Cycling Teams.
Evaluation and Field Management of Traumatic Facial Injuries - Aaron Liddell, MD, DMD and John Tannyhill, MD, DDS specialize in facial trauma and reconstruction.
Nutrition Strategies Designed for the High Performance Cyclist - Monique Ryan, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN, HFS is the owner of Personal Nutrition Designs in Chicago.  She has over 25 year of sports nutrition experience working with endurance athletes.
Cycling and Anti-Doping: A Health Professional’s Perspective - Matthew Fedoruk, PHD is theScience Director US Anti-Doping Agency.

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