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2023 RMACSM Annual Meeting - In the books!

RMACSM 2024 Annual Meeting - Save the date! April 12-13, 2024

More details for 2024 coming soon!

RMACSM Fall Lecture Series

Thank you to Dr. Kerrie Moreau from University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus for accepting our invitation to be our Fall Lecture Series speaker. Dr. Moreau is presenting her research at University of Wyoming, Colorado Mesa University and Adams State University to continue our effort to send some of the best researchers into the outskirts of our chapter region. 

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Employment Opportunity

Adams State University - Adams State U - Assistant Prof. in Sport Admin (click for full position announcement)

University of Wyoming - University of Wyoming - Assistant Prof in Rehab Sci (click for full position announcement)

Graduate Programs in RM Region

Western Colorado University - Master of Science in High Altitude Exercise Physiology 
Click HERE for more Info

This graduate program is centered on exercise physiology with a strong environmental physiology emphasis and are actively recruiting eager students. 

Welcome new RMACSM Board Members!

President Elect: Dr.  Lex Gidley, PhD (NTT Assistant Professor, Health and Exercise Science, Western Oregon University and Data Scientist at United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee)

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About Us

RMACSM advances and integrates scientific research to provide educational and practical applications of exercise science and sports medicine. Our chapter consists of more than 200 academic, medical, professional, and student members in the Colorado and Wyoming area. Please don't hesitate to contact members of our governing board if you need any information or want to get involved. We hope to make our Chapter, website and annual meeting a place to serve you!


Joining the Rocky Mountain ACSM Chapter ensures easy access and close-to-home educational, professional, and networking opportunities. Members gain access to programs and opportunities in a smaller and more personal environment. Whether it's building knowledge, building networks or building careers, RMACSM can you get there! 

Make the most of your chapter membership-
  • Share your research & present at meetings
  • Connect with like-minded professionals & students
  • Access funding opportunities 
  • Advance your education through first-rate educational offerings
  • Volunteer & serve to get connected and give back
  • Gain exposure to a variety of sports medicine & exercise science professions

Chapter Leaders

Tony Nunez Headshot

Tony Nuñez, Ph.D., CSCS (MSU Denver)

Past President

William Adams, Ph.D., ATC, FACSM (USOPC)


Lex Gidley


Ben Thompson, Ph.D., FACSM, ACSM EPC (MSU Denver)

RMACSM Regional ACSM Representative

Heather Leach

Front Range Representative
Michelle COnway

Michelle Conway, Ph.D. (Western Colorado University)

RMACSM Treasurer

Emily Schmitt, Ph.D. (University of Wyoming)

Wyoming Representative
Maureen Walsh

Maureen Walsh, M.S. (Colorado State University)

RMACSM Student Representative

Tracey Robinson, Ph.D. (Adams State)

RMACSM Southwestern Representative

Chad Harris, Ph.D., CSCS (MSU Denver)

RMACSM Metropolitan Representative