HHP Alum Vladimir Ivkovic will run in the 118th Boston Marathon as a member of the Massachusetts General Hospital's Emergency Response Fund Team. Vladimir, who got his Ph.D. in Kinesiology from the HHP department in 2012, was among the first responders, and rendered emergency care to victims at the 2013 Boston Marathon attacks. His run will also raise money to provide social services for victims of disasters and their families, emergency care, disaster relief and preparedness training.
Vladimir Ivkovic with his advisor Dr. Paloski at Commencement 2012
Vladimir Ivkovic (Photo courtesy: International Space University)
The International Space University featured Vladimir in an article on their website, below is a excerpt from the article: