2010 Marathon medicine meeting

Saturday 24 April 2010

Venue: Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, LONDON, W1G 0AE

A joint meeting with Virgin London Marathon

We are no longer accepting registrations for this meeting via the website. If you would like to attend this meeting, please contact Beilul Kahsai directly on 020 7290 3859.

Registration Details:
Delegate: Free of charge

Meeting ref: SPA05

CPD: 2 credits



8.30 am

Registration, tea and coffee

9.00 am

Improving medical outcomes in the Marathon
Dr Bill Roberts, Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of
Minnesota Medical School, Medical Director, Twin Cities Marathon, Minnesota and Past President of the American College of Sports Medicine

9.40 am

Respiratory determinants and limitations to marathon running
Dr Lee Romer, Reader in Human and Applied Physiology, Centre for Sports Medicine and Human Performance, Brunel University, London

10.10 am

The biomechanics of different strike types in shod and unshod endurance runners
Professor Daniel Lieberman, Professor of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University

10.55 am

Tea and coffee break

11.25 am

Vascular function, health and exercise performance
Professor Tim Cable, Professor of Exercise Physiology, Liverpool John Moores University

11.55 am

Recovery and return to running post injury
Mr Neil Black, UKA Head of Sports Science and Medicine

12.25 pm

Completion of evaluation forms

12.30 pm

Round table

1.05 pm

Close of meeting

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