Vol 4 No 6
June, 2000
ISSN 1097-9743

The ASEPNewsletter is devoted to informative articles and news itmes about exercise physiology. It is a monthly magazine of news, opinions, exercise physiology professionals, and events that shape exercise physiology.  We welcome interested practitioners, researchers, and academicians to e-mail the Publisher their thoughts and ideas or respond directly online via the ASEP Public Forum.

July, 2000
  • Information for EPC Candidates: Guide
  • Journal of Exercise Physiologyonline  ["8" scientific articles]
  • Professionalization of Exercise Physiologyonline  ["3" professional articles] + an Editorial
  • Join the WMSWe are an organization of professionals. To become a member, print the Membership Application and forward it to the ASEP National Office, or call an ASEP representative at (218) 723-6297. Visit additional web sites for more information, click on the ASEP Table of Contents
  • The ASEP National Office is very thankful to the "students" of Marquette University for starting an ASEP Student Chapter. CONGRATULATONS If anyone should want to write them, and say "good job - well done" please do so.
  • new.gif (284 bytes)eBook Publishing: Are you interested in publishing your book via an ebook publishing format?  If so, take a look at the following web site.
  • Dr. Robert Robergs and the ASEP Board is putting together the ASEP Board of Accreditation, which will be responsible for overseeing the accreditation process.  Keep watching!
  • As an ASEP member or someone who might have questions that are not answered via the ASEP web site, please  us and we will do our best to help you.


    The 3rd Annual Meeting of ASEP has been planned to provide a mix of workshops, research, professional issues, and site visitations that combine to improve on the professional development of all exercise physiologists. The meeting commences on the Thursday evening (September 28, 2000) with a social gathering (5:30 to 7:30 pm) for interacting with colleagues, exhibitors, and meeting Per-Olof Astrand.  The meeting continues on Friday morning at 9 am through to Saturday.  Highlights of the meeting will include the:

    "Lifetime Achievement Award in Exercise Physiology" 
    for Per-Olof Astrand

    Keynote Speaker: Per-Olof Astrand

    • Hands-on workshops on topics such as body composition, development of a scope of practice, and exercise/physical activity recommendations to the public
    • The implementation of the "first-ever"Certification for Exercise Physiologists
    • Site visitation to Presbyterian Hospital’s HealthPlex 
    • Focus session on Microbiology and its impact in exercise physiology 
    • Research presentations 
    • Update on ASEP's Nationwide Program Accreditation Manual, and

    • Feedback on ASEP's professional initiatives including licensure, public education, student chapters, and state associations

    Note that you can click on Dr. Robert Robergs name or his picture and write an email to him regarding any aspect of the meeting.


    Become a valued team member at one of the country’s premier pediatric hospitals!  Since its founding in 1882, Children’s Memorial Hospital has been recognized nationally for its excellent and comprehensive clinical care.

    We have an excellent part time opportunity for an Exercise Physiologist to join our cardiology team!  In this role, you will be responsible for assisting with the development and implementation of the cardiac exercise lab and cardiac rehabilitation program.  Performing cardiac exercise testing in pediatric patients with congenital and acquired heart disease or cardiac symptoms is a primary focus.

    Qualified applicants will have a minimum of a bachelors degree in exercise science, public health or related field,  a minimum of 3-6 months exercise testing experience and have PALS certification.

    We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package in a rewarding work environment.  This part time position of 20 hours per week is moderately flexible within the following time frame: Monday-Friday 7:00 am-5:00 pm.

    Interested candidates, please send resume to:
    Children’s Memorial Hospital
    2300 Children’s Plaza Box #14
    Chicago, IL 60614
    FAX: (773) 880-3697

    Children’s Memorial Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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