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ACSM is fortunate to be the go-to source on sports medicine and exercise science for several national and international media outlets. You can find some of our most recent coverage below, or you can view archived articles.  

Jackie Joyner-Kersee Touts Better Fitness For Families

by User Not Found | May 29, 2014

ORLANDO, Fla. (KMOX)- East St. Louis native Jackie Joyner-Kersee is teaming up with the world’s largest sports medicine and exercise science group to address the need for better health of families and communities.

The American College of Sports Medicine made the announcement at its annual meeting in Florida.

“It is critical that we continue to expand our efforts to engage families in understanding the importance of an active lifestyle and good nutrition,” said Joyner-Kersee. “By partnering with ACSM, we can accelerate our reach by taking this message to under-served communities nationwide.”

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