May 30 – June 3, 2017 • Denver, Colorado

PROGRAM

Joseph B. Wolffe Memorial Lecture

WEDNESDAY, May 31, 8:00 – 9:15 A.M.

Crossroads and Conflicts: Olympics, Paralympics or Cyborg Olympics?

Yves C. Vanlandewijck, Ph.D.
KU Leuven
Leuven, Belgium

The D.B. Dill Historical Lecture

FRIDAY, JUNE 2, 8:00 – 9:15 A.M.

Extreme Exercise and Cardiovascular Health: Changing Paradigms and Perceptions

Barry A. Franklin, Ph.D., FACSM
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

NAMED LECTURES

Priscilla M. Clarkson
Tutorial Lecture

WEDNESDAY, MAY 31, 2:10 – 3:00 P.M.

Is Exercise Really Medicine?

Barry Braun, Ph.D., FACSM
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado

Elsworth R. Buskirk
Tutorial Lecture

WEDNESDAY, MAY 31, 2:10 – 3:00 P.M.

Exercise, Muscle and CHO Metabolism

Mark Hargreaves, Ph.D., FACSM
The University of Melbourne
Melbourne, Australia

John R. Sutton
Clinical Lecture

FRIDAY, JUNE 2, 1:00 – 1:50 P.M.

Sport and Regenerative Medicine: What’s All the Hype About?

Thomas Best, M.D., Ph.D., FACSM
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, Florida

PRESIDENT’S LECTURES

The Impact of Exercise During Pregnancy: A Call to Action to Promote the Health of TWO Generations

THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 10:30 – 11:20 A.M.

Michelle F. Mottola, Ph.D., FACSM
University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario, Canada

The Opioid Epidemic: How can the Sports Medicine Community Respond?

THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 10:30 – 11:20 A.M.

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James C. Puffer, M.D., FACSM
American Board of Family Medicine
Lexington, Kentucky

Interval Training for Health: Hype, Help and Hope

SATURDAY, JUNE 3, 11:15 A.M. – 12:05 P.M.

Martin J. Gibala, Ph.D.
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

No Sweat: The Surprising Science Behind Lasting Motivation and Sustained Physical Activity

SATURDAY, JUNE 3, 11:15 A.M. – 12:05 P.M.

Michelle Segar, Ph.D., M.P.H.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan

WORLD CONGRESS ON THE BASIC SCIENCE OF EXERCISE AND THE BRAIN KEYNOTE LECTURES

WEDNESDAY, MAY 31, 2:10 – 3:00 PM

Active Living for Healthy Brains

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Marc Poulin, Ph.D.
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 1:00 – 1:50 PM

Exercise and Neuroplasticity

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Henriette van Praag, Ph.D.
National Institute of Aging/National Institutes of Health
Baltimore, Maryland

THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 2:10 – 3:00 PM

Aging, Exercise and Brain Plasticity

Kirk Erickson, Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

MORRIS/PAFFENBARGER EXERCISE IS MEDICINE® KEYNOTE LECTURE

TUESDAY, MAY 30, 5:30 – 6:15 P.M.

Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Prevention

Mai-Lis Hellénius, M.D., Ph.D.
Karolinska Institute
Stockholm, Sweden

2017 HIGHLIGHTED SYMPOSIA

Athlete Care and Clinical Medicine
Controversies and Current Evidence in Pediatric Sports Medicine

Biomechanics and Neural Control of Movement
Pathomechanics and Treatment of Osteoarthritis: Where Do We Go From Here?

Cardiovascular, Renal, and Respiratory Physiology
Exercise Limitations in Heart Failure

Clinical Exercise Physiology
Should Cardiorespiratory Fitness be a Vital Health Measure?

Environmental and Occupational Physiology
Too Hot to Handle: Protective Clothing, Thermoregulation and Performance

Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Physical Activity/Health Promotion Interventions
Wake up! Optimizing Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior, and Sleep for Better Health

Exercise is Medicine
Sport and Physical Activity for Children and Adolescents: Translating Science to Clinical Medicine and Public Health

Fitness Assessment, Exercise Training, and Performance of Athletes and Healthy People
Training is Medicine: Practical Applications of ‘Exercise is Medicine’

Immunology/Genetics/Endocrinology
MicroRNAs: Roles in Exercise Adaptations and Potential Biomarkers of Disease

Metabolism and Nutrition
Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes

Psychology, Behavior and Neurobiology
The Role of Exercise in Neuroplasticity: Intervention to Manage Stress and Promote Well-Being

Skeletal Muscle, Bone and Connective Tissue
Move to the Rhythm: Circadian Orchestration of Exercise and Muscle Biology