The Science of Running Medicine Fall 2017

October 28-29, 2017  |  Tempe Mission Palms  |  Tempe, AZ

Register and reserve your hotel room early; limited space and availability


This course has been approved by the AzPTA for 14.25 continuing competence contact hours. Arizona licensed physical therapists are urged to review Arizona Administrative Code R4-24-402 prior to committing to this or any course to meet their continuing competence requirements.

Tempe Mission Palms, where Midwestern charm meets the warmth of the Southwest, is the only full-service hotel in Tempe, AZ with convenient access to Scottsdale and Phoenix. The serenity of the surrounding desert landscape and its rose-colored vistas are reflected in the hotel’s décor and mimicked in its relaxing ambiance. Our friendly staff provides unparalleled service, and is eager to create an unforgettable hospitality experience. Within walking distance to downtown Tempe's Mill Avenue district & over 100 restaurants, bars, and shops.

Airport transportation is available 5:30 am to 10:30 pm
Valet service for your automobile at the front entry of the hotel
In-room coffee and tea service
High-speed wireless Internet connection
Local and 1-800 telephone calls made from your guest room
Receipt of faxes through the hotel's front desk
Use of the hotel's workout facility between the hours of 6:00 am to 10:00 pm
Complimentary USA Today newspaper available Monday through Friday
Spend an afternoon at our picturesque roof-top pool and terrace, with views of Phoenix and downtown Tempe, or perhaps a gathering at our inviting indoor/outdoor lounge at Harry's Place for cocktails and a casual dinner.

All of the accommodations in Tempe include:
Rooftop Outdoor heated swimming pool
Two Jacuzzi spas
Elegant garden courtyards
Top-rated Mission Grille restaurant
Harry's Place, our indoor/outdoor lounge
Business Center and Concierge
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Transportation
Enterprise Rent-A-Car service on site
High speed wireless Internet
Fully equipped Fitness Center

Registration is $550 per person.

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All Science of Running Medicine courses are BOC certified.

Fall Location:

Tempe Mission Palms

60 East Fifth Street

Tempe, AZ  85281

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$174 per night special rate (required resort fee additional)


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Cancellation Policy. Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to When cancelling a registration for a course 28 days or more before the course start date, a full refund (minus a $100 administrative fee) will be issued in the same form of payment the registration was received. No refunds are granted less than 28 days before the course start date.

Right to cancel or postpone. Science of Running Medicine reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event that Science of Running Medicine must cancel or postpone this course, we will fully refund the registration fee, but are not responsible for any related costs, charges or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline, travel or lodging agencies.

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Please note: conference handouts will be provided digitally before the conference. No printed materials will be provided.

The Science of Running Medicine course is designed by and for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. It is also an excellent course for athletic trainers and other health professionals, such as physicians, chiropractors and strength and conditioning coaches, who work with the running population.

Approved CE Provider_VF_pScience of Running Medicine (BOC AP#: P8848) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 14.25 Category A hours/CEUs.

Level of Difficulty: Advanced per the NATA’s Professional Development Committee

Most states accept the BOC approval for proof of course appropriateness for physical therapy and physical therapy assistant CEUs. However, a few states, notably Texas, California, Louisiana, Florida, and Pennsylvania, may require prior approval by the attendee before applying these CEUs for state licensure. We encourage you to check with your state on its policies.