Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting

Southeast Chapter

Abstract Submission for the 2022 Annual Meeting

You are invited to submit an abstract to present your completed or ongoing research or share your teaching, research, or clinical expertise. Further details about the presentation types, sample abstracts, student and professional member awards, and how to submit your abstract are included in the SEACSM 2022 call for abstracts.

The abstract submission site is open now!

The deadline for submission of all free communication oral and poster presentation abstracts is 11:59 pm EDT on Friday, October 1, 2021.

There is a different submission process for Clinical Case Abstracts for the Sports Medicine Physician Program described on page 10 in the SEACSM 2022 call for abstracts. The deadline for clinical case abstract submission is Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 5:00 pm ET.

Ready to submit your abstract?

Access our online submission portal:

SEACSM 2021 Abstract Submission

Planning ahead for the 2022 SEACSM Annual Meeting!

February 17–19, 2022
Hyatt Regency Greenville
Greenville, SC

Join us in Greenville to celebrate our 50th Anniversary Annual Meeting!

More information about the program, special events, and opportunities for students will be available later in the fall. For now, please note these important dates:
September 1, 2021: Abstract submission site opens
October 1, 2021: Abstract submission deadline
November 2021: Acceptance notifications sent to presenters

The success of the Annual Meeting requires your involvement. Let us know how you want to help by completing our volunteer form.

2021 SEACSM Annual Meeting Highlights

Thank you to all presenters, volunteers, and attendees who helped make our first virtual annual meeting a great success! Here are a few highlights:

Featured Presenters

Andrew Kozar ACSM Presidential Address
"Weight Loss Disparities Among Black and White Women – Twenty Years of Clinic Partnerships, Research Recruitment, Enrollment, Randomization, and Outcomes."
NiCole R Keith, Ph.D., Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.

Keynote Address
"Preventing Sudden Death in the Realm of Sport and Physical Activity."
Douglas J. Casa, Ph.D. University of Connecticut

Emily Haymes Mentoring Event  
Keynote Speaker
Dixie Thompson, Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Basic Science Lecture
"What Can Basic Science Teach Us About Exercise Prescriptions and the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease?"
John C. Quindry, Ph.D., University of Montana

Clinical Crossover Lecture 

"Return to Exercise After Covid-19"
Dermot M. Phelan MD, Atrium Health, Sports Cardiology

Henry J. Montoye Award Lecture

"Prescribing Exercise for Patients With Failing There a Limit?"
Peter H. Brubaker, Ph.D., Wake Forest University

Award Winners

Student Poster Awards – PhD

1st Place – Emily Grammer, East Carolina University, SEACSM Representative in the 2021 ACSM Presidential Cup
2nd Place – Brittany Counts-French, University of Tennessee
3rd Place – Kerry Martin, University of North Carolina-Greensboro

Student Poster Awards – Master’s
1st Place – Jillian Poles, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
2nd Place – Rachel Miller, Sanford University
3rd Place – Richard Young, University of Louisiana-Lafayette

Student Poster Awards – Undergraduate
1st Place – Sophia Osada, Appalachian State University
2nd Place – Madison Gill, North Carolina Wesleyan University
3rd Place – Case Jackson, University of West Florida

Winning Student Bowl Team (from 2020)
University of Alabama, SEACSM representative in the 2021 ACSM Student Bowl

SEACSM Service Award
Brian Parr, Ph.D., University of South Carolina Aiken

Download the complete 2021 Annual Meeting Program 
including session information and abstracts.

Sponsorship & Exhibiting

SEACSM thanks our supporters and exhibitors for their ongoing support of the chapter. Companies and institutions interested in sponsorship or exhibiting should contact Dr. Michael Berry.  Exhibit space has consistently sold out, so you are encouraged to contact Dr. Berry early.