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Mark Hutchinson, MD, FACSM, professor of orthopedics and sports medicine and head team physician, University of Illinois Chicago; president, ACSM Foundation, Chicago.
Gene Shirokobrod, DPT, co-founder, Recharge, Ellicott City, MD.
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