The Injured Runner (March 2019)

How to leverage technology to improve your assessment and treatment of common running injuries.

Course Dates:
Saturday March 2nd and Sunday March 3rd

Course Venue:
Endurance Rehabilitation
9376 E Bahia Dr.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Physical Therapy CEUs forthcoming. Check back soon or contact for more information. 

  • How to record and interpret a run gait analysis that is evidence-based and metrics driven
  • How and when to prescribe evidence-based intervention techniques, including run technique biofeedback drills
  • How to adjust training and treatment protocols for a fast and effective Return to Run
Day 1
8:30 am to 9:00 am Sign in and Speaker Intro
9:00 am to 10:15 am “Ideal” Run Mechanics, Value of a Run Analysis, Getting Started with Running Analyses
10:15 am to 10:30 am Break
10:30 am to 12:30 pm PT Physical Assessment Essentials
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm to 2:45 pm Running Epidemiology, Common Running Injuries, Intro to the Endurance Decision Tree Process
2:45 pm to 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm Achilles and Plantar Fascia Injury Decision Trees


Day 2
9:00 am to 10:15 am MTSS, Hamstring and Knee Pain Decision Trees
10:15 am to 10:30 am Break
10:30 am to 12:30 pm Run Analysis Demonstration and Interpretation Practice
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm to 2:45 pm LBP/Sciatic Decision Tree and other considerations
2:45 pm to 3:00 pm Break
2:45 pm to 3:45 pm Case Study Reviews
4:00 pm to 4:30 pm Round Table Discussion

Physical therapists, physicians, athletic trainers, chiropractors, physician assistants and physical therapist assistant. This course is not intended for use by an participant outside the scope of their license or regulation.

  • Lunch and light break refreshments both days
  • Course materials
  • CEUs (pending application approval – AZPTA and CO PTA)

Course Instructor

TJ Bellama

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, Northern Arizona University
  • Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist

Along with treating numerous athlete patients in the clinic, TJ has taught on topics related to abnormal running mechanics, running analysis, and treatment of the injured running at the university level. He was awarded Clinical Educator of the Year for Northern Arizona University in 2017. TJ has also served as an injury prevention and performance enhancement consultant for top 100 ranked tennis players, in addition to performing biomechanical and movement analysis consultations.

Course Information

Early Registration


Early registration is available through 2/2/2019.

Standard Registration


Student Registration


Students interested in registering for this course need to email with proof of university registration (e.g. current Registrar documentation). Once validated, an access code will be emailed to allow registration through the Student Registration link.