Equestrian Medical Safety Association



Rider Nutrition Talk Was Home Run

The EMSA sponsored talk Rider Nutrition 101 for Life and Sport given by Dr. Tatiana Pestana at the USEA annual meeting was outstanding. Dr. Tatiana Pestana is a multiple board certified specialist physician and a Certified Culinary Medicine Specialist. She gave an insightful,...

Nutrition and Hydration Needs of the Equestrian Athlete

EMSA is pleased to announce a talk on the nutritional and hydration needs of the equestrian athlete. Most are aware of hazards of typical “horse show” food, though many of us are far more informed about the nutritional needs of out horses than ourselves. Dr. Pestana...

Summer Newsletter Focuses on Heat Problems

In the mist of blasting summer weather EMSA’s Newsletter looks at ways to prepare for, hydrate and cool to avoid heat related illness during strenuous exercise with horses. There is solid scientific and medical information about preparation, training and acclimatization  when you...