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2015-16 Board of Trustees

View a listing of past ACSM Leaders.


Lawrence E. Armstrong, Ph.D., FACSM
University of Connecticut



Elizabeth Joy, M.D., M.P.H., FACSM
Intermountain Healthcare
Immediate Past President

Carol Ewing Garber, Ph.D., FACSM
Teachers College


Second Past-President
William Dexter, M.D., FACSM, Maine Medical

First Vice Presidents
NiCole Keith, Ph.D., FACSM, Indiana University-Purdue University
Walter Thompson, Ph.D., FACSM, Georgia State University

Second Vice Presidents
Craig Harms, Ph.D., FACSM, Kansas State University
Kathryn Schmitz, Ph.D., FACSM, Pennsylvania State University

Carl Foster, Ph.D., FACSM, University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse

ACSM Foundation President
James Pivarnik, Ph.D., FACSM, Michigan State University

Erik Adams, M.D., Ph.D., FACSM, Midwest Sports Medicine Institute
Daheia Barr-Anderson, Ph.D., FACSM, University of Minnesota
Luis Fernando Aragon-Vargas, Ph.D., Universidad de Costa Rica
Lee Brown, Ed.D., FACSM, California State University-Fullerton
David Buchner, M.D., M.P.H., FACSM, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Douglas Casa, Ph.D., University of Connecticut
Heather Chambliss, Ph.D., FACSM, University of Memphis
Nancy Clark, M.S., R.D., C.S.S.D., FACSM, Sports Nutrition
Nailah Coleman, M.D., FACSM, Children's National Medical Center
Irene Davis, Ph.D., FACSM, Spaulding National Running Center
Jonathan Ehrman, Ph.D., FACSM, Henry Ford Hospital
David Ferguson, Ph.D., Student Representative, Baylor College of Medicine
Anastasia Fischer, M.D., FACSM, Nationwide Children's Hospital
Judith Flohr, Ph.D., FACSM, Chapter Trustee, James Madison University
Kevin Guskiewicz, Ph.D., FACSM, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Mark Hargreaves, Ph.D., International Trustee, The University of Melbourne
Michael Hogan, Ph.D., University of California/San Diego
Miriam Nelson, Ph.D., FACSM, Tufts University
Eric Rawson, Ph.D., FACSM, Bloomsburg University
Tracy Ray, M.D., FACSM, Duke University
Deborah Riebe, University of Rhode Island
Dixie Thompson, Ph.D., FACSM, University of Tennessee
Willem van Mechelen, M.D., Ph.D., FACSM, Vrije Universiteit
Kevin Vincent, M.D., Ph.D., FACSM, University of Florida

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