CASEM Winter Endurance Sport Medicine Webinar


Last session was held March 2021
At the end of the workshop, the learner will be able to:
• Identify effective interventions to prevent, treat and rehabilitate common injuries from winter endurance events in athletes through a series of lectures
• Have a plan to deal with prevention, training and return to play issues including nutritional and physical realms for the winter endurance athlete.

Thursday, February 18th 2021
Session 1 – Running Injuries

  1.  Science & Myth Busting: Understanding the Role of Biomechanics, Surfaces, Shoes, Cushioning, and Foot Health in Staying Injury Free
    -Golden Harper, CEP, founder of Altra
  2. Elements of Gait Analysis
    -Ryan Grant – C. Ped (C)
  3. Cardiac Issues in Endurance Athletes
    – Paul Dorian, MD, FRCP(C)

Thursday, February 25th 2021 
Session 2 – The Aging Athlete

  1. The Aging Athlete
    -Darrell Menard, MD, Dip. Sport Med.
  2. Endurance Sports in the OA Patient
    -Rich Trenholm, MD, Dip. Sport Med
  3. Pelvic Floor Considerations in the Endurance Athlete
    –Brittany Vandyken, PT, MScPT

Thursday, March 4th 2021 
Session 3 – Winter Endurance Sports

  1. Challenges of Preparing for Winter Paralympics 2022
    -Robin McKeever, Head Coach ParaNordic, Olympian/Paralympian
  2. Cardiorespiratory Considerations in Cold Weather Training
    -Andrew Reed, MD, Dip. Sport Med.
  3. Hypothermia and Frostbite
    -Patrick Fredette, MD, Dip. Sport Med.

Thursday, March 11th 2021 
Session 4 – Training for a New Season and New Realities

  1. Gait Retraining
    -Lindsay Scott, PT, FCAMPT
  2. Strength – Core Stability
    -Bryan Lynd PT, DPT, MovNat Certified Traine
  3. Strength Training in the Endurance Athlete
    – Alex Hutchinson, PhD, author and journalist