Dr. Kevin Vincent, director of the University of Florida Running Medicine Clinic at the UF Health Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Institute, chats with WCJB-TV20 about how to safely train for upcoming races.
Dr. Heather Vincent, Director of the UF Health Sports Performance Center, receives a grant from US Lacrosse’s Sports Science and Safety Program ("Contribution of functional and motion factors related to lower body musculoskeletal pain and injury in lacrosse"). She will be studying the different biomechanics and player risk factors that can place developing players 10-21 years old at higher risk for lower extremity pain and injury.
Dr. Kevin Vincent, MD, PhD, provides newest information to Runners World on the prevalence of sacral stress fractures. This interview was initiated from a recent Clinical Pearl in Current Sports Medicine Reports from the UF Running Medicine team about the identification of the injury and its ability to masquerade as other injuries:
Dr. Heather Vincent, Trevor Leavitt, Cong Chen and Joseph Wasser worked with the Atlanta Blaze Major League Lacrosse (MLL) team in Atlanta on May 13, 2016. The research team worked with players to develop the first ever on-the-field motion assessment of shooting and throwing motion in different player positions. This pro team and the UF Sports Performance Center are creating new trails in the area of lacrosse science.
Dr. Heather Vincent was an invited speaker for the inaugural national conference hosted by UF Internal Medicine: "Food: Science, Medicine, Lifestyle Nutrition for Health Promotion and Disease Management" held at the Harrell Center on April 16, 2016. She provided a talk entitled, "Nutrition for Optimal Performance" to a full audience.
Drs. Heather and Kevin Vincent and Laura Ann Zdziarski gave to the community on Saturday February 27th, 2016, at Eastside High School. The team represented the UF Health Sports Performance Center and Division of Research, providing educational materials on injury prevention, sport research and exercise.
Dr. Heather Vincent, PhD, shares new research from the UF Sports Performance Center (UFSPC) in the November issue of Lacrosse Magazine. Lacrosse players who golf may be at an advantage for shooting mechanics and ball speed compared to players who do not golf. The UFSPC team also shared their experience with working with the Thompson Brothers Lacrosse Program and the Florida Generals.
Dr. Kevin Vincent, FACSM, was interviewed for the American College of Sports Medicine Clinician Spotlight in the Current Sports Medicine Reviews (CSMR) journal in November of 2015. He shares the changes in the ACSM since he first began in 1992 and the vision of the journal for the CSMR readership.
You can read the full Clinician Spotlight article online:
Drs. Kevin and Heather Vincent, Jason Zaremski and Dan Herman presented several symposia, tutorial lectures, and sessions at the 2015 Annual American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) meeting in San Diego, CA on May 26th-30th, 2015. The Symposia and sessions included: