Exercise physiology

Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist ®

…Advancing health through science, education and medicine A Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist ® is an allied health professional who works in the application of exercise and physical activity for those clinical and pathological situations, such as diabetes or heart disease, where it has been shown to provide therapeutic or functional benefit. This is done through supervised exercise and lifestyle programs custom designed to suit the individual and the condition.

The American College of Sports Medicine puts into practice its strategic efforts to advancing the health of all. As the largest sports medicine and exercise science organization in the world, ACSM has more than 20,000 International, National, and Regional Chapter members.

Working in a wide range of medical specialties, allied health professions, and scientific disciplines, ACSM members are committed to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sports-related injuries and the advancement of the science of exercise.

The ACSM is the largest, most respected sports medicine and exercise science organization in the world. From astronauts and athletes to people with chronic diseases or physical challenges, ACSM continues to look for and find better methods to allow individuals to live longer and more productive lives. Healthy people make a healthier society. It promotes and integrates scientific research, education, and practical applications of sports medicine and exercise science to maintain and enhance physical performance, fitness, health, and quality of life.