Sports Medicine Bulletin
May 26, 2009

In conjunction with ACSM’s 56th Annual Meeting, this week’s Sports Medicine Bulletin is publishing from Seattle, where numerous keynote speakers, presenters, and lecturers from around the world are bringing attendees the latest and greatest in sports medicine and exercise science research. Register on-site! Daily rates are available. Come to the Washington State Convention & Trade Center, 800 Convention Place, Seattle, Washington. Not attending this year’s meeting? Check your inbox this week for ACSM Annual Meeting Today, an SMB supplement brought to you by NuStep that will inform you on speakers, news and events from Seattle. More

Save the Date – ACSM’s 57th Annual Meeting and World Congress on Exercise is Medicine™ June 2-5, 2010 – Baltimore, Maryland

Don’t miss out on the world’s largest sports medicine and exercise science conference in 2010! In conjunction with Annual Meeting, the World Congress on Exercise is Medicine™ will include sessions dealing with the science, medicine, fitness, translational and policy aspects of Exercise is Medicine nationally and internationally. It's not too early to think about 2010 Annual Meeting Proposals! The deadline to submit proposals for 2010 Annual Meeting is June 22, 2009. Click here to submit a proposal. More

Exercise is Medicine Video on the NASDAQ Tower
from WebMD
People who are physically fit, as measured by a high level of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF), are less likely to develop heart disease and less likely to die from any cause, a study shows. More

Help Prevent Sports Injuries this Summer
Several inexpensive safety precautions can help prevent costly injuries during the summer sport season. More