The Texas Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine(TACSM) invites you and your students to attend and participate in our annual meeting on February 16th and 17th, 2017.
Our meeting, held at the Waco Convention Center, will feature an exciting clinical track in Running Medicine. Our general track includes a host of topics ranging from Sports Performance and Sports Nutrition to Space and Exercise Physiology, Clinical Exercise Science and Population Health.
We are hosting a Student Social where Students can meet physicians, physical therapists and professors and learn more about programs in Kinesiology, Exercise and Sports Science, Physical Therapy and Athletic Training from universities across Texas.
Our Clinical Track will include a Case Study Competition where high school students can work together in teams to demonstrate knowledge on specific athletic injuries. Other categories – undergraduate, graduate, post-graduate and practicing professionals may present on specific cases related to running.
Our General Track will include a Student Bowl Competition in which student teams can compete in a Jeopardy-style format to answer questions related to applied exercise science, physiology and sports medicine. We will unveil a new high school competition at this year’s meeting.
Our meeting is designed for your students! Registration is affordable and, for first-time registrants, includes a one-year membership in the TACSM.
Please save the date and look for more information about our meeting at www.tacsm.org in mid-November.