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February 26, 2013

ACSM Health and Fitness Summit Preview!


Every year ACSM hosts one of the largest health and fitness conferences in the US. The ACSM Health & Fitness Summit & Exposition ("the Summit") provides the gold standard in lectures, workouts and workshops from 11 tracks (see below), bridging the gap between science and practical application, and giving attendees cutting-edge instruction and evidence-based education concerning the hottest topics in fitness, sports medicine, and more.

ACSM Summit Lecture Tracks

The Summit is designed with everyone working in the Health & Fitness field in mind. From the student who wants to network and simply learn more, to the seasoned fitness professional looking for innovative ideas to expand their business--the Summit has it all!

"… The live meeting format gives you an opportunity to make personal contacts and hands-on sessions that you can't get through online education." -Peter Ronai, M.S.

If you have never been to a conference of this nature, the Summit is for you. ACSM is committed to offering the best conference experience and has an orientation team on-site that will help you throughout the conference-helping you navigate the meeting program, answering questions and assisting you to make the entire meeting as meaningful and fun as possible.

"…If you're planning on going to only one fitness conference this year, you would be mistaken to miss the Summit!" -Fred Hoffman, M.Ed.

After several years of attending the conference, I find 'the Summit' to be a fun-filled, educational and productive opportunity to catch-up with old friends, meet new ones, and learn from those working in the field. As a researcher and academician, these are valuable experiences to share with my students and keep them abreast of the new trends in the fitness industry. Hope to see you in Vegas--register for the Summit today!

Yuri Feito, Ph.D, MPH is an Assistant Professor of Exercise Science at Kennesaw State University. He is an ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist and Clinical Exercise Specialist with over 10 years of clinical and teaching experience. He is a member of ACSM's Committee on Certification and Registry Boards (CCRB) and a member of the CCRB Exam Development Team.

He is passionate about the promotion of physical activity to promote health and well-being. Keep up with Dr. Feito at his blog, or follow him on Twitter @DrFeito.

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