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Cert Blog: Fit Pregnancy Guidelines| A Simple Guide

Aug 13, 2019

By: Katie Hake RD, ACSM-CPT


Learning Objectives:

1. Identify the physiological demands of exercise for endurance training in pregnancy. 
2. Identify and address any contraindications to endurance training in pregnancy. 
3. Discover ways to empower women to exercise during pregnancy.

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) as well as the US Department of Health and Human Services encourage the participation of exercise during pregnancy. By following evidence-based guidelines, we can ensure a beneficial and safe training plan for our pregnant clients. We know physical activity is important, but how can we gain trust with our pregnant clients to help them best understand their bodies during this time of change? By understanding the physiological demands of endurance training during pregnancy, the better we can serve this population.

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Cert Blog: Fit Pregnancy Guidelines| A Simple Guide

Aug 13, 2019

By: Katie Hake RD, ACSM-CPT


Learning Objectives:

1. Identify the physiological demands of exercise for endurance training in pregnancy. 
2. Identify and address any contraindications to endurance training in pregnancy. 
3. Discover ways to empower women to exercise during pregnancy.

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) as well as the US Department of Health and Human Services encourage the participation of exercise during pregnancy. By following evidence-based guidelines, we can ensure a beneficial and safe training plan for our pregnant clients. We know physical activity is important, but how can we gain trust with our pregnant clients to help them best understand their bodies during this time of change? By understanding the physiological demands of endurance training during pregnancy, the better we can serve this population.

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Our Mission

The Greater New York Regional Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine has set goals to

1)  Promote and advance professions related to the science of exercise as medicine;

2)  Build relationships that foster growth and collaboration with other organizations, physicians, scientists, and educators concerned with the science of exercise and related fields;

3)  Arrange mutual meetings of physicians, educators, clinicians and scientists;

4)  Make available post-graduate education in fields related to these sciences;

5)  Initiate, promote and correlate research in these fields;

Membership

 Benefits
- Discounts to Chapter meetings and events
- Newsletter highlighting chapter events and news
- Opportunities to present at meetings, forums and events
- Access to student scholarship and award programs
- Opportunities to network with exercise science, sports medicine, clinical exercise, and allied health professionals
- Information regarding regional graduate programs, internships, and job opportunities

Chapter Leadership

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Astrid Mel PhD, CSCS, HFS, CSN

Treasurer
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Aimee Layton, PhD

Secretary
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Mary Allison Williams PhD, EP-C,

President-Elect
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Patrick Davitt, PhD, CSCS, FACSM

Immediate Past President
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Heather Milton MS, RCEP, CSCS

President
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Neal Pire MA, CEP, CSCS, FACSM

Executive Director