Missouri Orthopaedic Institute to Host Seminar For "The Lifelong Runner -- Protecting Your Body Mile After Mile"
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Sports medicine experts from the Missouri Orthopaedic Institute will offer advice for runners of all ages and abilities at a free seminar from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, in the institute's fourth floor conference room at 1100 Virginia Ave. in Columbia.
"Knowledge Now: The Lifelong Runner - Protecting Your Body Mile After Mile," will offer tips for training and improving performance, advice about preventing and recognizing injuries, and information on the latest surgical and non-operative treatments for common runners' injuries.
Missouri Orthopaedic Institute physicians participating in the seminar will include:
James Stannard, M.D., an MU Health Care orthopaedic surgeon, chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the MU School of Medicine and J. Vernon Luck Sr. Distinguished Professor
Seth Sherman, M.D., an MU Health Care orthopaedic surgeon and assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery
Richard Ma, M.D., an MU Health Care orthopaedic surgeon and assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery
Aaron Gray, M.D., an MU Health Care sports medicine physician and assistant professor of family and community medicine
Tiffany Bohon, M.D., an MU Health Care sports medicine physician and assistant professor of family and community medicine
David Echelmeyer, M.P.T., an MU Health Care physical therapists.
Space is limited, so please register at (573) 882-3104. Free valet parking will be available at the front entrance to the Missouri Orthopaedic Institute.