Rehabilitation for the Injured Runner
Presented by Jason Lunden
14 Contact Hours, MT category A
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Provisions include a light continental breakfast including coffee, lunch at the business meeting.
Best Western Premier Helena Great Northern Hotel. Please request MAPTA room block by calling 406-457-5500
April 26, 2019 2019, 6pm. Helena
Business meeting and elections will be held at noon on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the CE site. Lunch is included for those registered for the course. Please RSVP if you are not registered (you may register online). Please send agenda items to the office or President Jay Shaver by April 6, 2019. Final agenda will be posted by April 17, 2019.
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- A $25.00 administration fee will be withheld when cancellation occurs up to ten days prior to the start of the event; 50% refund if cancelled 2-10 days prior; 25% refund if cancelled 0-1 day prior.
10% Discount for 3 or more APTA Member PTs/PTAs from one clinic. Fees for all persons must be made with one payment. No exceptions. Credit will not be provided at a later date. Combining discounts (ie Lifetime AND Group) is not applicable. If you need to take advantage of this, call us for a group code to pay online, or mail in your check with participant names.
Students may take any classroom course for only $99. Courses in which we need to limit numbers or labs do not apply. If you need to take advantage of this, call us for a group code to pay online, or mail in your check with participant names.
Lifetime members may take any non-limited seating, MAPTA sponsored CE at 50% discount. Combining discounts (ie Lifetime AND Group) is not applicable. If you need to take advantage of this, call us for a group code to pay online, or mail in your check with participant names.
7:00 - 8:00am Professional Issues Forum
8:00am - 12noon Course with break
12noon - 2:00pm MAPTA Business meeting and luncheon
2:00pm - 6:00pm Course with break
Evening Dinner location TBA, no host
8:000am - 12noon Course with break
12noon - 1:00pm Lunch on your own
1:00pm - 4:00pm Course with break
About the course:
Rehabilitation for the Injured Runner
This course will provide an evidenced-based and practical approach to the evaluation and treatment of the injured runner. Didactic lectures will focus on current literature pertaining to epidemiology, running mechanics, and therapeutic exercise. Video-based case studies will also be presented to enhance the lectures and provide the “big picture” view of the injured runner. An overview of gait-analysis and running mechanics will be provided. Strategies for gait re-training will also be discussed. Participants are expected to have a basic understanding of biomechanics and gait analysis, and are encouraged to review basic biomechanics of gait prior to the course. A video-based lab session will focus on gait analysis of the injured runner. Small groups will review and discuss mechanics and propose treatments based on the provided videos. The overall course objective is to provide participants with the “whole picture” of rehabilitating injured runners and provide practical treatments that maybe utilized immediately in the clinic.
Physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, athletic trainers, doctors of medicine, doctors of osteopathy, university faculty
Understand the epidemiology of the overuse injuries in running
- Select evidence-based exercises to address muscular imbalances in the injured runner
- Describe the role of faulty running mechanics in the development of injury
- Evaluate and address common faulty running mechanics
Day One:8:00 AM: Welcome & Overview
8:15 AM: Epidemiology & Etiology of Running Injuries
9:15 AM: Lab #1
9:45 AM: Break
10:00 AM: Exercise Selection for the Injured Runner
11:00 AM: Lab # 2
12:00 PM: MAPTA Business Meeting Luncheon
2:00 PM: Running Mechanics
3:15 PM: Break
3:30: Gait-analysis // Case Studies4:30 PM: Lab # 3
5:45 PM: Wrap-Up
6:00pm: Adjourn for day one
Day Two:8:00 AM Review Day 1
8:45 AM: Epidemiology & Etiology of Running Injuries
9:15 AM: Running-Related Injuries: Anterior Knee Pain
10:00 AM: Break
10:15 AM: Running-Related Injuries: ITB syndrome
11:00 AM: Lab # 4
12:00 PM: Lunch
1:00 PM: Running-Related Injuries: Hamstring Injuries
1:45 PM: Running-Related Injuries: MTSS
15min break in here2:30 PM: Running-Related Injuries: plantar heel pain
3:15-4 PM: Exam
About the Speaker
DR. JASON LUNDEN, PT, DPT, SCS
Jason specializes in the rehabilitation and prevention of sports-related injuries, with a particular interest in the biomechanics of sporting activities – running, cycling, skiing, snow- boarding and overhead athletics. He has published on the topic of shoulder biomechanics and the rehabilitation of knee injuries and has a strong commitment to educating others. Jason serves as a physical therapist for the US Snowboarding and US Freeskiing teams and is a frequent, well-received local and national presenter on the topics of sports rehabilitation and injury prevention. He is a recent recipient of the New Horizon and Emerging Leader Award from the American Physical Therapy Association.
Jason received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Minnesota. He received specialized training through the Minnesota Sports Medicine Sports Physical Therapy Residency, and received his board certification as a Sports Physical Therapy Clinical Specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association. He has also served as a faculty member for the Fairview Sports Physical Therapy Residency Program. Jason currently works at Excel Physical Therapy in Bozeman, MT.