Vol 3 No 6
June 1999
ISSN 1097-9743 
ASEPNewsletter is devoted to informative articles and news items about exercise physiology. It is a monthly magazine of news, opinions, exercise physiology professionals, and events that shape exercise physiology. While it contains views and opinions of the Editor who oversees the ASEP Internet Websites, visitors can have a voice as well. We welcome interested practitioners, researchers, and academicians to e-mail the Publisher their thoughts and ideas or to respond directly via the ASEP Public Forum.
Copyright ©1999 American Society of Exercise Physiologists. All Rights Reserved. 
July 1999

Table of Contents

ASEP Public Forum
2nd Annual Meeting
Guest Editorials
Membership Application
President's Report by Robert Robergs
Dr. Robert Robergs email YOUR President
ASEP Public Forum
Student Chapters
Web Sites of Interest

ASEP Advertisements

ASEP has an "Exhibit Booth" at the ACSM meeting in Seattle, WA.  The booth # is 443!  Please visit the booth and get to know your President, Dr. Robert Robergs of the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM


Congratulations ASEP!
The American Society of Exercise Physiologists has been chosen as HMS Beagle's "Web Pick of the Day." The ASEP web site is featured on their web page.  Our site will then be listed on Beagle's "Favorite Web Sites" page for 30 days.  Later, it will be permanently catalogued in BioMedNetLink; their comprehensive, evaluated database of biological and medical websites. HMS Beagle is a biweekly webzine for biological and medical researchers, with a daily digest of the highest-quality Web resources and published material.  HMS was recently selected as one of Yahoo's top 32 "incredibly useful" Web sites, and has more than 100,000 visits to every issue.  At least a 1000 readers check their daily updates each day.

President's Report
Dr. Robert Robergs has just recently submitted his  "President's Report." To read the complete report, click on April/May, 1999.

Student Chapters
Letters were mailed from the National Office to ASEP members encouraging them to develop an official ASEP Student Chapters, which reminds me that the Student Chapter at the University of New Mexico is online.   If you are interested in starting a chapter, contact either Dr. Robergs or the ASEP National Office (218-723-6297).

Be sure to click on the April 1999 JEPonline issue of ASEP's exercise physiology journal. There are several research articles for your enjoyment.

First-ever exercise physiology electronic journal!!!!
The journal is registered with several data bases, including Dr.MEDMarket's Health Services Index (via the Medical Resources Index Category), the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Web site, the NewJour (that post online journals), and the Ulrich' International Periodicals Directory. The latter directory is the world's leading periodicals directory since 1932, and is used by libraries, publishers, researchers, and subscription agencies. 

ASEP membership
We are an organization of 269 membersand still climbing.  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, or visit additional web sites for more information via the Table of Contents.

Just for fun, check out the Current weather at the ASEP National Office, Duluth, MN.

Guest editorials
The ASEPNewsletter is seeking guest editorials -- brief commentaries on a wide variety of issues. Everyone involved in: health, fitness, rehabilitation, sports, including medical, business, management, psychology, teachers, and students -- is welcome to share insights, concerns, points and counterpoints on any issue that impinges upon the exercise physiology profession.

To contribute a guest editorial, send, FAX (218)723-6472), or e-mail ( an essay and a brief biography. Send your contribution to:

ASEP National Office
College of St. Scholastica
Department of Exercise Physiology
1200 Kenwood Ave
Duluth, MN 55811

2nd Annual Meeting of ASEP  (October 14-16, 1999)

Conference Facility - Wyndham Hotel
Location - Albuquerque, NM
Inquiries -

Robert A. Robergs, Ph.D., FASEP
Conference Organizer
President - ASEP
Director Center For Exercise And Applied Human Physiology
Johnson Center, B143
The University Of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-1258
Phone: (secretary): (505) 277-2658
FAX: (505) 277-9742
Hosts -
Exercise Science Program and the
University of New Mexico Student Chapter of ASEP
The University of New Mexico 
ASEP Public Forum for Exercise Physiologists

Check out the article in the 
Professionalization of Exercise Physiologyonlinejournal.

"Exercise Physiology and Art of Perception"
by Eric Durak, MSc

Interesting Web Sites
Have you run across an interesting exercise physiology site?  If you have and would like it to be posted, please let me know via my email.

"Instructions to Authors" in the Health Sciences is an excellent web site that provides instructions to authors for over 2,000 journals in the health sciences.  All links are "primary sources."  Raymon H. Mulford Library/Medical College of Ohio.


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