2021 ACSM Annual Meeting

  • June 1 – 5, 2021
  • Washington,D.C.

The Basic Science of Exercise in Regenerative Medicine

The World Congress will feature innovative science and highlight major advances in the field, with the ultimate goal of providing the fundamental basis for future regenerative medicine research that will impact human health across a range of diseases and conditions. The schedule includes disease-specific foci across multiple levels of scientific inquiry (e.g., animal models, clinical trials, exercise-drug/device interactions, etc.)


World Congress on the Basic Science of
Exercise in Regenerative Medicine Keynote Lecture

Wednesday, May 27  | 9:30-10:30 a.m.


Can we Delay the Progression of the Signs of Parkinson's Disease?
The Dose-Response SPARX3 Trial

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Daniel Corcos, Ph.D.
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois

Integrative Plenary Session

Thurs., May 28  |  8:00-9:15 a.m.


Tribute to Barbara Drinkwater, Ph.D., FACSM -
The Female Athlete Triad and Her Contribution to Women's Health

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Rosemary Agostini, M.D., FACSM
Kaiser Permanente Washington
Seattle, Washington

Mimi Johnson

Mimi Johnson, M.D., FACSM
University of Washington
Kirkland, Washington

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Anne B. Loucks, Ph.D., FACSM
Ohio University
Athens, Ohio

Educational Highlights

Joseph B. Wolffe Memorial Lecture

Wed., May 27  |  8:00 – 9:15 a.m.

When Diabetes, Depression, and Cancer Collide:
The Benefits that Physical Activity can Provide


Mary de Groot photo

Mary de Groot, Ph.D.
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, Indiana

The D.B. Dill Historical Lecture

Fri., May 29  |  8:00 – 9:15 a.m.


The Intersection of Optimizing Human Health,
Performance and Longevity: Clinical Sports Nutrition


Nancy Rodriguez

Nancy R. Rodriguez, Ph.D., RDN, FACSM
University of Connecticut
Storrs, Connecticut

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Basic Science Reception

Thurs., May 28, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Gather for an informal reception and networking. Student winners of the basic science of exercise in regenerative medicine will be recognized during the event. Light refreshment and cash bar are offered.

Early Registration Deadline: March 19

Register by March 19 deadline and save on your registration fees!

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