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[4/3] Common Foot Injuries in Runners

  • Philadelphia Runner University City 3621 Walnut Street Philadelphia (map)

Foot injuries in runners are pretty common. Learn more about the causes, prevention methods and treatment of some of the most common foot injuries in runners on Wednesday, April 3rd at 7PM!

Dr. Elena Wellens, D.P.M., from the Rothman Institute will be joining us after our Wednesday night group run at 6PM. Dr. Wellens will discuss some of the most common injuries runners might encounter, as well as how to avoid and treat them. Following her talk, we'll have a Q & A with Dr. Wellens.

Group Run at 6PM - optional and open to everyone, all paces!
Presentation at 7PM - open to everyone, even if you don't join the group run!

More about Dr. Wellens:

Dr. Wellens specializes in the non-operative treatment of complex foot and ankle disorders, trauma and sports medicine. She uses the most comprehensive methods for diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Wellens has a passion for treating athletic injuries, fractures and biomechanical disorders, and is active in podiatric research. She also serves as an assistant professor at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine.

Earlier Event: April 3
[4/3] University City Group Run
Later Event: April 4
[4/4] Glen Eagle - Track Workout