May 29 – June 2, 2018 • Minneapolis, Minnesota




Priscilla M. Clarkson
Tutorial Lecture

Exercise and Inflammation Phenotype Flexibility

Mary Miles Ph.D., FACSM
Montana State University
Bozeman, Montana

Elsworth R. Buskirk
Tutorial Lecture

Feeding Soldiers in the Field: Developing Nutritional Strategies to Mitigate Effects of Undereating

Andrew Young, Ph.D., FACSM
Natick, Massachusetts

John R. Sutton
Clinical Lecture

FRIDAY, JUNE 1, 1:00 – 1:50 P.M.

If I’d Known I was Going to Live this Long, I’d Have Taken Better Care of Myself!

Robert J. Johnson, M.D., FACSM
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota


Athlete Care and Clinical Medicine

Biomechanics and Neural Control of Movement
The Past, Present and Future of ACL Injury Prevention: Biomechanics Screening and Neuromescular Interventions that Work!

Cardiovascular, Renal, and Respiratory Physiology
The Respiratory System in Heart Failure

Clinical Exercise Physiology
The Aging Vasculature as a Therapeutic Target for Cardiovascular Health

Environmental and Occupational Physiology
Hypoxic and heat Therapy: a New Tool Box for Physicians, Physiotherapists and Coaches

Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Physical Activity/Health Promotion Interventions
What’s App Doc? New Frontiers in Technologies for Physical Activity and Health

Exercise is Medicine
The Role of Resistance Training in Disease Prevention and Treatment

Fitness Assessment, Exercise Training, and Performance of Athletes and Healthy People
The Science Behind Top Fitness Trends

Impact of Nutrition on Immune System Recovery from Heavy Exertion

Metabolism and Nutrition
The Path to Personalization: Understanding the Environmental and Genetic Modifiers Impacting Individual Responses to Ergogenic Aids

Psychology, Behavior and Neurobiology
Physical Exercise for Brain Health: Where Does HIIT Fit?

Skeletal Muscle, Bone and Connective Tissue
Exercise is Regenerative Medicine: Leveraging Solutions from Within