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ACL Research Retreat VIII

ACL Research Retreat VIII

Hosted by:
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Department of Kinesiology

About the Course


The format will feature presentations by well-known experts in the field and abstract podium presentations of research relating to ACL injuries and related post-traumatic OA. Significant time will be provided for group discussion following each keynote and each group of podium presentations. 

At the conclusion of the meeting our goal will be to revisit and update the consensus statement from the 2015 research retreat based on progress in the field.

Meeting Highlights

Meeting Highlights

  • Addition of Thursday afternoon programing 2-5pm
  • Addition of post-traumatic OA content
  • Welcome reception Thursday night, March 14
  • Keynote speakers & topics
  • Abstract presentations
  • Ample discussion time
  • Development of updated consensus statement

Keynote Presentations


In Vivo ACL Function During High-Risk Dynamic Activities

Louis E. DeFrate, Sc.D.
Frank H. Bassett III, MD Associate Professor in Orthopaedics
Director of Research
Depts of Orthopaedic Surgery & Biomedical Engineering
Duke University
Durham, NC

Young People with ‘Old Knees’: Rejuvenating the ACL Injured Joint

Constance Chu, MD  
Professor and Vice Chair Research
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery – Sports Medicine
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA

The Future of ACL Injury Prevention, Today: Integrating Augmented and Virtual-Reality Based Techniques Into Personalized Medicine Practice.

Gregory D. Myer, PhD   
Associate Professor
Director of Research, Division of Sports Medicine
Depts of Pediatrics & Orthopedic Surgery
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH

Questions? Contact:
Sandra J. Shultz PhD, ATC, CSCS
Professor and Co-Director, Applied Neuromechanics Research Lab
Department of Kinesiology
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
252 Coleman Bldg
PO Box 26170
Greensboro, NC 27402
(336) 334-3027



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