RUNNING SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP

 
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Mission Statement
The Running Special Interest Group (Running SIG) exists to further the knowledge of Sports Physical Therapy Section members who have a particular interest in running-related issues. The Running SIG will act as a facilitator for its members by bringing together individuals with a common interest in running issues at regular business meetings and continuing education programming.  The Running SIG will also serve as a facilitator for research on various aspects of running performance, injury prevention and the physical therapy management of running-related injuries.
 
Objectives
The Running SIG will provide a forum for discussion, a venue for program development, and a presence in the public arena of the Sports Physical Therapy Section. In particular the Running SIG shall:

Enhance physical therapy diagnosis and management of running-related issues using the best available evidence.

Provide a forum for discussion of running-related issues among Section members, as well as other Association sections.

Develop the pursuit of running-related research methods in order to advance physical therapy practice.
Provide a network for enhancing communication between clinicians, academicians and researchers in physical therapy interested in running-related issues.

Provide a forum for interaction with other health care professionals regarding running-related issues.
Represent the interests of the membership of the Running SIG within the Section.

Provide service to the Section and the Association as a resource on running-related issues.

Safer, better running for everyone.

Clinic List
Please access our Google Documents List to access information about Running Specialty Clinics across the nation!
 
Mentorship
Looking for mentorship as a running-specific PT? Connect with a mentor through the Running SIG!
 
Running SIG Meeting Minutes
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For questions, please contact a member of the Running SIG executive committee:
Chair
Kari E. Brown Budde, PT, DPT, SCS
Refined Run
Endurance Athletes Physical Therapy and Sports Performance
www.RefinedRun.com
E-mail

Vice Chair
D.S. Blaise Williams III, PhD, MPT
Director of Rehabilitation and Research
4101 Cox Road, Suite 301
Glen Alle, VA 23060
Phone: 804.828.1444
Fax: 804.828.8111
Email

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