May 28 – June 1, 2019 • Orlando, Florida

World Congress on Exercise is Medicine

Tues., May 28 - Thurs., May 30

 

Exercise is Medicine® (EIM), a global health initiative managed by ACSM, seeks to make physical activity assessment and exercise prescription a standard part of the disease prevention and treatment paradigm for all patients. EIM strives to connect the health care and fitness industries so patients can benefit from the tremendous health advantages associated with exercise. The 10th World Congress on Exercise is Medicine® will present cutting-edge science and practical applications of exercise to improve health.

Highlighted Sessions

Morris/Paffenbarger
EIM Keynote Lecture

Tuesday, May 28  |  5:30 – 6:15 p.m.
Rosen Centre Hotel-Grand Ballroom A

More Active People for a Healthier World

Fiona Bull, Ph.D.
World Health Organization

Geneva, Switzerland

Integrative Plenary


Thursday, May 30  |  8:00 – 9:15 a.m.

Circadian and Sleep Science for Health and Athletic Performance

Kenneth Wright, Ph.D.
University of Colorado, Boulder
Boulder, Colorado

Download the EIM Program Guide

Your complete listing of all EIM sessions at ACSM’s Annual Meeting.

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Early Registration Deadline:

April 18

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Exchange Lectures

International Federation of Sports Medicine
Exercise Medicine: Prescribing Exercise for Specific High Risk Populations

Friday, June 1  |  9:30 – 10:20 a.m

Bilzon

James Lee John Bilzon

American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
If Exercise is Medicine, Why Aren’t More People Prescribing It?

Friday, June 1  |  2:10 – 3:00 p.m.

Asplund

Chad Asplund, FACSM

Clinicians’ Reception with Poster Presentations

Thursday, May 30  |  6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Network with top experts in your field at the clinical reception. The top ten clinical abstracts and clinical case presentations have been selected for poster presentation during this event.

Post-Conference- Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Target Lectures, Small Group Hands-on Scanning and Practical Considerations

Saturday, June 1  |  1:00-4:00 p.m.

Organizer: Kevin R. Vincent, FACSM
Fee: $150 – Sign up!
Attendance eliminated to 25

Highlighted Symposium

Tuesday, May 28, 3:15 – 5:15 p.m.
Exercise and Autism: Discovering the Possibilites
Sean Healy, Suzanna Dillon, David Geslak