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July 28th and 29th, 2019

Sports Medicine Conference Topics

A High-Performance Model is a space where medical, performance, nutrition, recovery and sports science all exist to support elite level athletes. Join David Tenney, High Performance Director for the Orlando Magic and leading experts as they discuss the topics of:

  • Bio-Mechanical Testing
  • Nutrition
  • Rest Recovery
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Metabolic/High-Intensity Training
  • Injury Reduction Methods
  • High-Performance Staff Structure Considerations

Event Information

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Target Conference Attendees
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Physical Therapists
  • Strength Coaches
  • Sports Medicine Professionals
Conference Dates

Sunday, July 28th 1 pm to 5 pm

Monday, July 29th 7:30 am to 3:30 pm

Location

AdventHealth Nicholson Center

404 Celebration Place
Celebration FL 34747

Hotel Room Block

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort
1000 West Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830, United States

An oasis set on the shore of Lago Dorado, the re-imagined Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort celebrates the daring spirit of the great Spanish explorers, artists, writers and architects. Throughout the Resort, discover a blend of classic Spanish influences, imaginative Disney touches and modern comforts both inside and out—so you can feel energized and inspired during your stay.

Investment to Attend

$100 per person

Registration Link

Click here to register. Registration will close July 22nd.

Cancellation and Refund Policy: Written notification of cancellation is required 72 hours prior to the conference to process the refund. You will be refunded the $100 registration fee; should you cancel less than 72 hours’ prior; no refund will be available. Request for cancellation and refunds can be emailed to [email protected]. Refunds will be processed within 7-10 business days from the day the request is received.

Need Help with Registration? Please contact, [email protected]

CEU’s
  • NATABOC – 6.75 contact hours offered for certified athletic trainers.
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) approved 0.7 CEU(s) in category A for certified individuals attending this event.
  • FPTA – approved for 8 CEs for physical therapists (PT) and 9 CEs for physical therapy assistants (PTAs)
Confirmed Speakers
Name Title Topics Learning Objectives
Robert Butler DPT, PhD Director of Performance, St. Louis Cardinals Bolstering Elite Performance with 0s and 1s
  • Summarize the current state of data integration into professional sports in the United States
  • Identify common hurdles and leverage points when utilizing data to optimize athlete health and performance
  • Outline the main components of an athlete centric model for leveraging data to support athlete performance
  • Discuss collateral benefits of integrating a data driven approach
Enda King Head of Performance Rehabilitation, SSC Rehab Clinic (Dublin, Ireland) Management of Athlete Hip and Groin - Where is the pain coming from and does it really matter?
  • Clarify Differential Diagnosis of Athletic Hip and Groin Injury
  • Outline Surgical and Rehabilitation Management Strategies
  • Demonstrate the role of 3D biomechanical analysis in the diagnosis and rehabilitation of athletic hip and groin pain
Paul Laursen PhD, Co-Founder or HIIT Science, and Adjunct Professor at AUT in New Zealand

Session 1:  The Science of High-Intensity Interval Training

Session 2:  Applying the Science of High-Intensity Interval Training

Session 1

  • Define HIIT
  • Understand the main considerations needed before designing a HIIT session
  • Define the three general physiological targets of HIIT
  • List the 12 primary variables that can manipulated within a given HIIT session
  • Define the parameters that describe the long interval
  • Describe the parameters that describe the short interval
  • Outline the parameters that describe repeated sprint training
  • Define the parameters that describe sprint interval training
  • State the parameters that describe game-based HIIT

Session 2

  • Understand HIIT application in sport, including the:
    • Targets of physical performance of the sport
    • Incorporation of HIIT, surveillance and training plan examples
James LaValle Owner of Metabolic Code

Maximizing Performance and Rejuvenation: Key factors and influencers on performance repair and recovery

  • Describe how underlying metabolic conditions can impact peak performance
  • Implement metabolic screening techniques for athletes and understanding the data
  • Develop strategies to reduce inflammation and prevent chronic inflammatory condition
Eric Leidersdorf Biomechanist Biomechanical Analysis of the NBA Athlete
  • Analyze the biomechanical forces that affect the NBA athlete
  • Demonstrate the role of applied motion analysis in injury prevention strategies for professional basketball players
Sameer Mehta DPT, Physical Therapist, Orlando Magic Utilization of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in the NBA
  • Discuss how MSK ultrasound is utilized on a professional team in a sports medicine setting
  • Identify how MSK ultrasound is used for treatment and diagnostics, and used to objectively track recovery and analyze tissue health
  • Identify how MSK ultrasound improves data-driven clinical decisions
Bruce Williams   Athletic Shoe Function
  • Discuss the biomechanics of the foot and ankle and its impact on functional anatomy
  • Identify strategies for footwear selection to reduce injuries in athletes
  • Discuss the effect of footwear on performance in various sports
  • Discuss the latest technology in athlete footwear
Agenda
Sunday, July 28, 2019  
Check In 1 pm to 1:30 pm
Welcome 1:30 pm to 2 pm
Robert Butler (Bolstering Elite Performance with 0s and 1s) 2 pm to 2:45 pm
Break 2:45 pm to 3 pm
Bruce Williams (Athletic Shoe Function) 3 pm to 3:45 pm
Sameer Mehta (Topic TBD) 3:45 pm to 4:30 pm
Closing Remarks 4:30 pm to 5 pm

Evening Welcome Reception at the Edison (Disney Springs)

* Bus transportation will be provided

5 pm to 7 pm
Monday, July 29, 2019  
Breakfast 7:30 am to 8 am
Welcome 8 am to 8:30 am
Eric Leidersdorf (Biomechanical Analysis of the NBA Athlete) 8:30 am to 9:15 am
Break 9:15 am to 9:30 am
Jim LaValle (Maximizing Performance and Rejuvenation) 9:30 am to 10:15 am
Paul Laursen (The Science of High-Intensity Interval Training) 10:15 am to 11 am
Lunch 11 am to 12 pm
Paul Laursen (Applying the Science of HIIT) 12 pm to 12:45 pm
Break (Networking/Movement) 12:45 pm to 1:15 pm
Enda King (Athletic Hip and Groin Pain - Where is the pain coming from and does it really matter?) 1:15 pm to 2 pm
Panel Discussion 2 pm to 2:45 pm
Closing Remarks 2:45 pm to 3:30 pm
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Approved CE Provider

AdventHealth is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers.

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NSCA

National Strength and Conditioning Association

CEU Approved 2019

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FPTA

Florida Physical Therapy Association

CE Approved 2019

Meet the Speakers

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Robert Butler

Director of Performance,
St. Louis Cardinals

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Enda King

Head of Performance Rehabilitation, SSC Rehab Clinic (Dublin, Ireland)

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Paul Laursen

Co-Founder of HIIT Science

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James LaValle

Owner of Metabolic Code

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Eric Leidersdorf

Eric Leidersdorf, Director of Biomechanics, P3

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Sameer Mehta

Physical Therapist,
Orlando Magic

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David Tenney

High Performance Director,
Orlando Magic

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Dr. Bruce Williams

President and Owner of Breakthrough Sports Performance, LLC; Foot and Ankle Physician

Exterior Photo of the AdventHealth Nicholson Center
Exterior Photo of the AdventHealth Nicholson Center
Conference Location

AdventHealth Nicholson Center

404 Celebration Place
Celebration FL 34747

Mother and children playing in the pool at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort
Hotel room at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort
Hotel Room Block

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort

An oasis set on the shore of Lago Dorado, the re-imagined Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort celebrates the daring spirit of the great Spanish explorers, artists, writers and architects. Throughout the Resort, discover a blend of classic Spanish influences, imaginative Disney touches and modern comforts both inside and out—so you can feel energized and inspired during your stay.