Youth Fitness Specialist

Healthy Youth Sports

Presented by NYSHSI, part of the ACSM Podcast Network

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Join Eric Utterback, ACSM Director, Strategic Programs, as he discusses youth and adolescent sports, injury prevention, physical activity and health, with some of the world's leading subject matter experts.

This podcast is designed for coaches, administrators, parents and athletes.
Episodes are released bi-weekly on Wednesdays.

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  • Ep. 1: Youth Football Health and Safety with Thayne Munce, Phd., FACSM

  • Ep.2: Understanding Ages & Stages to Inform Developmentally Appropriate Youth Sports with Rick Howard, DSc, CSCS,*D, FNSCA

  • Ep. 3: The Impact of Adolescent Development on Fitness and Conditioning Age with Rick Howard, DSc, CSCS,*D, FNSCA

  • Ep. 4: Matching Child Centered Policies to Appropriate Development in Youth Sports with Rick Howard, DSc, CSCS,*D, FNSCA

  • Ep. 5: Making the Connection: Youth Sports & Athletic Identity with Tamerah Hunt, Ph.D., FACSM, and Kylie Roberts

  • Ep. 6,The Female Athlete Triad with Elizabeth Joy, M.D., MPH, FACSM

  • Ep.7: Youth Sports Specialization with Tony Moreno, Ph.D., CSCS*D USAW 1

  • Ep.8: Trends in Youth Fitness with Avery Faignbaum, Ed.D., FACSM, Rhodri Lloyd, Ph.D., and Jon Oliver, Ph.D.

  • Ep. 9: Applied and Clinical Performance Psychology with Andy Gillham, Ph.D.

  • Ep. 10: Parental Involvement in Youth & Adolescent Sports

  • Ep. 11: Exercise After Concussion with Thomas Kern, M.D.

  • Ep. 12: Game Over: Why Kids Quit Youth Sports with Stephen Borelli

  • Ep. 13 Understanding Exercise Physiology for the Diabetic Youth Athlete with Sheri Colberg-Ochs, Ph.D., FACSM