Nevada State Clinic

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Nevada State Clinic

November 7, 2020 @ 7:45 am - 5:20 pm

$30 – $145

The NSCA wants to assure you that your health, safety and well-being is our highest priority. We have determined it best to change the format to a virtual event via Zoom. We will notify you by e-mail with more details. Please visit the link below for Zoom Instructions.

Hosted by:
Leo Lozano, MS, CSCS


7:45 AM – 8:15 AM
Online Check-in
8:15 AM – 8:30 AM
Opening Remarks
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Non-Traditional Resistance Training Techniques to Overcome Physical Limitations
by Robert Linkul, MS, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D, FNSCA
1. Attendees will learn five movement components that address improving movement patterns for those with physical limitations.
2. Attendees will learn some non-traditional resistance training techniques that allow clients with physical limitations the ability to perform without pain and that have a direct impact on their daily life (functional) movement patterns.
3. Attendees will learn resistance training techniques to implement with clients who have osteoporosis, arthritis and/or some of the other more common physical limitations like shoulder and hip impingements, lower back pain and more.

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
The Future of Fitness Business: The Blueprint for Success in a Changing Market
by Pat Rigsby, MS
In this presentation, you’ll discover how you can position yourself to succeed now and in the future within the fast-evolving fitness industry. You’ll learn what you must do to stand out from the competition, earn more and take advantage of your strengths to design a business that will thrive for the long-term. If you want to command higher rates, enjoy better retention and grow a business you enjoy, this is for you.

10:40 AM – 11:40 AM
Past Present and Future Digital Technologies and the Implications on Virtual Fitness Work
by Darian Parker, PhD, NSCA-CPT
1. Discuss the origins of the internet and its relationships to the fitness industry
2. Discuss the rise of smartphone and videoconferencing technologies as viable pathways for remote fitness work
3. Discuss and analyze the growth of virtual fitness companies and their influence in virtual fitness work
4. Discuss the current expansion of in person fitness companies into the virtual fitness space
5. Identify future trends in virtual fitness work to include augmented reality, virtual reality and holographic technology
6. Delve into human behavior research and its effect on both consumer and provider adoption habits related to virtual work

11:40 AM – 12:40 PM
The Fascial Network & Isometrics: Linking the Body Together
by Dennis Dunphy
The attendees will learn how to use a strong, flexible stick to create fascial tensioning and utilize biometrics to improve systemic strength. When we can improve bodily awareness and coordination, through kinesthetic learning, the result is improved quality of movement.

12:40 PM – 1:10 PM
Lunch Break – Tactical Q&A Session with Matt Parvis, Ron Arellano, and Curtis Wildes
1:10 PM – 2:10 PM
Organization and Administration of Military Tactical Strength and Conditioning Programs
by Matt Parvis, MS, CSCS, RSCC*D
All branches of the military are now leveraging significant resources for the creation and development of their tactical strength and conditioning programs. Staff hired to run the programs come from college/pro/Olympic sport backgrounds and lack knowledge centering on organization/administration in the military. To address this hurdle, this presentation will cover facility design, equipment procurement/funding options, program oversight, reporting metrics for program justification, assimilation into the military culture, and staff roles within the programs.

2:10 PM – 3:10 PM
Energy System Programming for U.S. Air Force Pararescue
by Ron Arellano, CSCS, NSCA-CPT, TSAC-F, RSCC
This session will deal with how programming is optimized to enhance operator physical readiness. Operators must always be ready and their program needs to take into account a demanding training schedule, frequent deployments, and unconventional communication. This talk will dive into programming strategies that maximize the physical qualities they need based on job tasks and a customized physical assessment. Different programs include intake, selection preparation, and various other plans often generally requested by the Pararescue community. Other talking points include current needs in human performance for the air force and future needs based on where data and experience are trending.

3:20 PM – 4:20 PM
Biofeedback & Neurofeedback for Peak Sports Performance Enhancement & Rehabilitation Outcomes
by Curtis Wildes, DO, CSCS
1. Obtain a general understanding of the principles of biofeedback and neurofeedback and how they apply to the athletic population.
2. Obtain a general understanding of threshold management for improved peak performance.
3. Understand how the principles of neuroplasticity affect primary motor cortex is resulting in new skill development and increased working memory capacity.
4. Understand how consumer available technology can be implemented into your peak performance model.
5. Understand how tactical athletes can benefit from Applied Psychophysiolgical sports performance interventions both in and out of service.

4:20 PM – 5:20 PM
Clinical and Exercise Management for Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy
by Mai-Linh Dovan, MSc, CAT(C)
This presentation will deal with understanding how to effectively manage load, drive progress, and maximize performance while still protecting the injury


November 7, 2020
7:45 am - 5:20 pm
$30 – $145