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ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Step it up! The Surgeon General's Call to Action... - CEC

ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Step it up! The Surgeon General's Call to Action... - CEC

David Brown

In this session, Health and Fitness professionals will learn about the evidence and rationale for focusing on walking and walkable communities with reference to Step it up! The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Promote Walking and Walkable Communities.  Other Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other federal physical activity, walking, and walkability initiatives will be briefly highlighted.

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ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: The Dr. Bortz Lecture: Act Your Age: Resistance Training for Healthy Aging - CEC

ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: The Dr. Bortz Lecture: Act Your Age: Resistance Training for Healthy Aging - CEC

Nicholas Beltz & Jeffrey Janot

Healthy aging is not completely reliant on improving muscular strength and endurance but rather on slowing the natural loss of muscular fitness. Muscular fitness is the single most crucial factor for maintaining functional independence and preventing chronic disease in an aging population. Sarcopenia, the natural loss of muscle mass accompanied by a decline in bone mass with aging, is a contributing factor to various diseases and overall functional disability.

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ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Running Gait - Injury, Intervention, and Implications - CEC

ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Running Gait - Injury, Intervention, and Implications - CEC

Roberto Ruiz

Do your clients run to improve health and lose weight, but wake up with aches and pain?  Running gait may have implications with injury.  Running is simple to do, but can be complex to analyze and Roberto will provide simple take home tips, red flags for possible injury, and possible interventions for your clients that run.

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ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Cross Train Your Brain - CEC

ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Cross Train Your Brain - CEC

Terry Eckmann

Explore the effects of a cross-training on the brain. Review the anatomy and physiology of the brain. Explore current research and learn the how aerobic exercise, resistance training, tai chi, yoga, sports, and meditation affect the brain.

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ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Fitness Professionals and Healthcare: An Integrated Approach for Working... - CEC

ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Fitness Professionals and Healthcare: An Integrated Approach for Working... - CEC

Brad Roy

Health and fitness professionals, working within their specific scope of practice have an unprecedented opportunity to partner with other healthcare professionals to effectively facilitate health behavior changes. This session will present a model for working with clients that have one or more chronic health conditions.

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ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Diet Smack-Down: Paleo versus Vegan - CEC

ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Diet Smack-Down: Paleo versus Vegan - CEC

Zonya Foco

Should we eat vegetarian, or like a caveman? With wheat and dairy or without? With so many opposing endorsements, what’s a health educator to do? This session will break down the evidence for all, helping you to help others take the best from each approach, creating a realistic and successful eating style for life.

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ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: An Internet-based Nutrition and Physical Activity Intervention for Overweight...CEC

ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: An Internet-based Nutrition and Physical Activity Intervention for Overweight...CEC

Amy Bidwell

Attenuating the obesity epidemic is a public health priority.  Dr. Bidwell will be discussing the latest research in the field of obesity, specifically focusing on behavior change techniques used in a 16-week, online intervention protocol.  Moreover, Dr. Bidwell will discuss her utilization of the Health-Belief Model in obese children in order to alter their daily nutrition and physical activity habits. Specific emphasis will be placed on how to implement the program and ways in which various populations can benefit from it.

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ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Activity Trackers: Reaching the Non-Movers - CEC

ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit: Activity Trackers: Reaching the Non-Movers - CEC

Carol Kennedy-Armbruster & Dixie Stanforth

Two prac-ademics explore the realities of the health/fitness industry shifting health behaviors of just 20% of the population.  How do we “reach” the 80% who are not involved? Do they need “exercise” or is becoming less sedentary and moving more enough? Case studies and stories from the field provide insights about how to use behavior change theory to connect with those making daily activity choices that affect health.

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ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit Video CEC Bundle

ACSM's 2016 Health & Fitness Summit Video CEC Bundle

15 Health & Fitness Summit CEC Courses +++ Plus Bonus Features including Hot Topics, Keynotes, and workouts! Worth 45 CECs!!! -- The discount will be reflected after entering and applying the promotional code (received via email) at checkout.

Did you miss ACSM's 20th Anniversary Health & Fitness Summit?  Was there a session you really want to see again?  The Health & Fitness Summit videos are now available for CECs; featuring all of our most popular sessions!!!

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ACSM's Platinum (20th Anniversary) Health & Fitness Summit Online Video Bundle

ACSM's Platinum (20th Anniversary) Health & Fitness Summit Online Video Bundle

Looking to add some of the top program sessions to your health and fitness arsenal? Get 20 of the top Health & Fitness Summit sessions and as a bonus feature, 8 free workout videos from the 2016 (20th Anniversary) program in Orlando, FL. CECs are NOT offered for this video bundle. 2016 Summit Attendee exclusive!!! You MUST enter the coupon code received via email at checkout to receive this offer for $49!!!

Did you miss ACSM's 20th Anniversary Health & Fitness Summit?  Was there a session you really want to see again?  The Health & Fitness Summit videos are now available; featuring all of our most popular sessions!!! 

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