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Presentation on Aging Pilots
October 20, 2013 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
The 100 Year Old Pilot: Evidence Based Age Management Medicine for the Aviator
Speaker: Dr. Randy Knipping
Aviation Medical Examiner, Transport Canada and the Federal Aviation Administration
Medical Director, Deerfields Clinic
This talk is essential for pilots who wish to preserve their functional capacity and remain fit to fly well beyond retire years. Dr. Knipping is the Medical Director of Deerfields Clinic, Canada`s leader in the clinical application of age management medicine. A flight surgeon for more than 27 years, current emergency and trauma physician and former forensic investigator for the Transportation Safety Board and the Coroner`s Office of Ontario, Dr Knipping brings a very wide clinical expertise to the understanding human biological ageing and what you can do about, regardless of your chronological age.
About Dr. Randy Knipping: he has been in practice for more than 25 years caring for professional pilots, air traffic controllers, executives and athletes ensuring that they achieve optimal human performance through preventive and integrative health care. He has completed specialized training in Age Management Medicine, an evidence based approach to the biology and genetics of aging well and completed training at the Cenegenics Medical Institute, the leader in this field in North America. Dr. Knipping has more than 40 years of experience. He is sought out in the aviation and executive industries to work with individuals and groups under severe stress including those involved in aircraft accidents, post traumatic stress and traumatic military experiences.