Advances in Lupus Research: Spotlight on Treatment Webinar
HSS hosted a live webinar, sponsored by the Lupus Foundation of America, which discussed the advances in lupus research. This program was led by Susan Manzi, MD, from Allegheny General Hospital and HSS’s experts Michael D. Lockshin, MD and Jane E. Salmon, MD. An overview of lupus and discussion about current and future therapeutic treatment options are featured in this webinar.
Today's Options for Osteoarthritis Management Webinar
Hospital for Special Surgery and the Arthritis Foundation cosponsored the 11th Annual Charles L. Christian Symposium: Today’s Options for Osteoarthritis Management. This community symposium was developed to bring together leading experts to provide an overview of osteoarthritis, tips on pain management techniques, options for physical therapy and exercise as well as an overview of the progress made in osteoarthritis research in addition to a presentation on nutrition and osteoarthritis.
Safe and Effective Training: Tips for the Novice Marathon Runner
If you’re a novice marathon runner or perhaps just considering the challenge, it is important to understand how to safely and effectively train your body in order to stay out of the doctor’s office and in the race. This event, co-sponsored by NYRR, was led by top HSS physicians, physical therapists, and nutritionists. Learn how to identify and avoid common running injuries, prevent stress fractures and other bone issues, assess and improve your running form, and how to fuel your body during training and race day.
Watch five HSS experts discuss designing a healthy running plan, common injuries and how to prevent them, bone health, stress fractures, and proper nutrition. Geared toward both first-time and veteran marathon runners, these video presentations, from our June 2011 event, will help you prepare to tackle those 26.2 miles! These presentations are also available for downloads an audio podcast. These programs are co-sponsored by NYRR.
This program is designed for marathon runners who want to optimize their last month of training. HSS, an Orthopedic Consultant to NYRR for the ING New York City Marathon, hosted this Learning Series event to provide tips on creating a tapering plan, race day nutrition, and managing aches and pains. Led by physicians, an exercise physiologist and a sports nutritionist, the program guides both first-time and experienced marathoners through their crucial last month of marathon training. These presentations are also available for downloads an audio podcast.