You’ll gain insights into the organization of mass participation athletic events and how to medically manage patients in these settings.
Specifically, you’ll care for area runners at Buffalo’s Subaru 4-Mile Chase and the Turkey Trot, North America’s oldest continually running public footrace.
Depending on the year, you may also care for participants in the Empire State Games, an Olympic-style competition for amateur athletes from New York State.
At these large athletic events, you’ll learn how to:
2-3 times per year