logging in or signing up Exercise physiology musiclover87 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 2208 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (1) Dislike it (0) Added: April 29, 2009 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... By: dwr135a (21 month(s) ago) Is it possible to download a copy of this presentation for powerpont presentation to my class at Bunker Hill Community College in Boston? Thanks! Saving..... Post Reply Close Saving..... Edit Comment Close Premium member Presentation Transcript Exercise physiology : Exercise physiology What is exercise physiology? : What is exercise physiology? The identification of physiological mechanisms underlying physical activity, the comprehensive delivery of treatment services concerned with the analysis, improvement, and maintenance of health and fitness, rehabilitation of heart disease and other chronic diseases and/or disabilities, and the professional guidance of and counsel of athletes and other interested in athletics, sports training, and human adaptability to acute and chronic exercise. EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY : EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY Sports that are involved in exercise physiology: Marathons Ultra-marathons Road bicycle racing WHO IS AN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST? : WHO IS AN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST? A person who has an academic degree in exercise physiology, or who is certified by ASEP to practice exercise physiology, or who has a doctorate degree with an academic degree or emphasis in exercise physiology from an accredited college or university WHERE DO EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGISTS WORK? : WHERE DO EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGISTS WORK? Exercise physiologists work in colleges and universities, clinical rehabilitation, and sport and athletic programs that are health-promoted and fitness-developed. WHERE DO EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGISTS WORK? : WHERE DO EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGISTS WORK? They are hired as some of the many opportunities: Sports and wellness program instructors and directors Strength coaches for colleges/universities/professional sports programs Teachers at institutions of higher learning (if they have a PhD) Fitness instructors at YMCA, spa and resort centers How do you become an exercise physiologist? : How do you become an exercise physiologist? Five steps on becoming an exercise physiologist: Step 1: Research the career and educational requirements Step 2: Find an undergraduate program Step 3: Complete a degree Step 4: Decide on graduate school or professional focus Step 5: Become Board Certified with the American Society of Exercise Physiologists (ASEP) WHAT IS THE American society of exercise physiologists (asep)? : WHAT IS THE American society of exercise physiologists (asep)? The American Society of Exercise Physiologists’ mission statement: The professional organization representing and promoting the profession of exercise physiology, is committed to the professional development of exercise physiology, its advancement, and the credibility of exercise physiologists. Objectives of asep : Objectives of asep Unify exercise physiologists to promote and support the professional development of exercise physiology Promote exchange of ideas and information regarding the accreditation, board certification and practice of exercise physiology Encourage the implementation of academic programs to meet the diverse professional interests and career opportunities Objectives of asep : Objectives of asep Promote the exchange of scientific information between ASEP and organizations interested in health promotion, disease prevention, rehabilitation, sports fitness and athletics Set the agenda, enhance, and increase visibility of the exercise physiology as a healthcare profession Commit to quality and integrity in exercise physiology through adherence to a formalized code of professional conduct and responsibility You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.