Benefits

Why Join?

  • Annual meeting provides an opportunity for:
    • Students to:
      • Get involved in a professional meeting, above and beyond what they can at national ACSM or other organizations
      • Present research and be eligible for student awards, which can be used as a resume builder
      • Network and develop collaborations and partnerships
    • Faculty and practitioners to:
      • Get involved in a professional meeting, above and beyond what they can at national ACSM or other organizations
      • Get students/interns and young professionals involved at a regional level, and meet local leaders in exercise and sports medicine
      • Share their research
      • Network and develop collaborations and partnerships
  • Opportunity to receive professional awards through the chapter
  • Opportunity for students to apply for recognition awards and a research award through the chapter
  • Opportunity for students to apply for a research award through the chapter
  • Quarterly newsletter that highlights what is going on at the regional level
  • Professional development and leadership opportunities for faculty and practitioners to serve on committees and/or as officers at the regional level
  • Professional development opportunities for faculty to serve on the abstract review committee and/or as a judge for free communication sessions