Annual Meeting

Texas Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine

2019 TACSM Annual Meeting
February 28th-March 1st
Trinity River Campus
300 Trinity Campus Cir, Fort Worth, TX 76102


Click here for driving directions                  Click here for a list of hotels near the Trinity River Campus

Registration- Pre-Registration Deadline: February 15, 11:59pm
Please click the following link to register:  2019 TACSM Registration Site 

Note: After Feb 15 registration dues will increase. Onsite registration on the day of the conference will still occur using the same registration link above (no payment will be made directly to TACSM staff that day).

For any problems registering, please contact: Heather Turner, ACSM Assistant Director of Membership & Chapter Services (317) 637-9200 x138;

For a full list of sessions, events, and presentations, use Guidebook. Two ways to access (available in January):
 A PDF of the Meeting Program be downloaded here: 2019 TACSM Annual Meeting Program

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Research Abstract & Poster Information
(for Undergraduate, Masters and Doctoral Students in the General Meeting)
NOTE: Judged abstracts in this category were due February 1st, 11:59pm. NON-JUDGED abstracts in this category were due February 15th, 11:59pm.

All students presenting posters should be pre-registered for the conference by February 15th, 11:59pm.

Abstracts should not have been and will not be presented at any other conference, other than National ACSM. 
Please review the list of common mistakes before submitting your abstract.

The link for submission can be found in the Research Abstract Guidelines and Case Study and Clinical Teaching Abstract Guidelines below:

Student Research Presentation and Grant Opportunities-
Access the full list of student research & grant opportunities as well as applications & guidelines.

Program Information-
Assigned poster numbers and poster locations are found in the Guidebook Meeting Program (mobile app OR web browser, available in January). There will be someone to assist you with your poster location when you arrive. ALL POSTERS MUST BE DISPLAYED BY 4:00 pm Thursday, Feb 28th. ALL POSTERS SHOULD BE TAKEN DOWN BY 7:30 PM. THURSDAY, FEB 28th.

All first author poster presenters must be registered for the meeting AND wear their name badge as they present their poster.  Student Research Award Finalists must be present and ready to present their work by 2:00 pm Feb 28th. 

All poster presenters MUST be in front of their posters during the Open Poster Viewing Session 5:30-7:30 pm, February 28th.

Board Member Voting

Voting for the 2019 is being conducted via email ballot that each member has/will be receiving.

Click here to view biographies of the nominees.