Although the ACSM annual meeting has been cancelled, BIG research awards are still on (with exception of travel awards.
BIG is soliciting nominations/ applications for the following awards:
- Career Award
- Mid-Career Award
- Young Scientist Award
- Dissertation Award
- Student Research Award
The BIG Awards submission deadline is APRIL 9th.
There will be no Student Travel Awards given out this year.
The BIG Awards submission deadline has been extended to APRIL 9th!
Submission details are available here.
Applications should be submitted electronically to the ACSM BIG Awards Chair, Dr. Max Paquette at email@example.com. All material must be submitted by April 9th, 2020 (11:59pm PST). Please put “BIGAWARD_LASTNAME_FIRSTNAME” in the subject header of the application e-mail. In your email, please state to which award you are applying.
ACSM HQ will be providing updates about the status of the Annual Meeting on a dedicated webpage. As of March 10, the Annual Meeting is still expected to take place (see the email sent out today by clicking here). Keep an eye on your email and the ACSM webpage for COVID-19 updates. The BIG chairs will do our best to help make sure everyone gets the necessary information.
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The ACSM Biomechanics Interest Group’s (BIG) Executive Board in conjunction with corporate sponsors is pleased to announce the 2020 ACSM Biomechanics Awards program.
Details on award submissions are available here.
Applications should be submitted electronically to the ACSM BIG Awards Chair, Dr. Max Paquette at email@example.com. All material must be submitted by March 27th, 2020 (11:59pm PST). Please put “BIGAWARD_LASTNAME_FIRSTNAME” in the subject header of the application e-mail. In your email, please state to which award you are applying.
The ACSM Biomechanics Interest Group meeting will take place on thursday May 30th, 6:15-7:45pm in room 204 of the convention center. See you there!!!
Thank you to Joe Seay for his four years of service to ACSM BIG! We now welcome Ross Miller for University of Maryland as our newest BIG co-chair!
At this year’s ACSM Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, footwear industry experts will gather to present a session on their diverse approaches to running show development and the science underlying how their shoes are made. The evaluation of those approaches, including how they influence shoe performance and injury prevention, will also be highlighted.
Friday, June 1st, from 11:45-12:45pm
• Blayne Hettinga, Ph.D., Adidas, Sr. Manager Future Sport Science
• Eric Rohr, Brooks, Sr. Manager of Biomechanics
• Tony Post, Topo Athletic, CEO
• Steven Sashen, Xero Shoes, CEO
The session will be moderated by:
• Heather Vincent, Ph.D., FACSM
• Kevin Vincent, M.D., Ph.D, FACSM
This session is sponsored by Adidas, Brooks Running, Topo Athletic and Xero Shoes
The BIG Meeting will be on Thursday May 31st from 5:45-7:15pm local time in room 102 ABEF of the Minneapolis Convention Center. See you all there!
ACSM BIG members,
The application process is open for BIG Awards:
- ACSM Biomechanics Interest Group – Motion Analysis Career Achievement Award
- ACSM Biomechanics Interest Group – AMTI Young Scientist Award
- Student Research Awards
- Student Travel Awards
- Best Abstract Award
Deadline for submission is March 31, 2018. See Awards page for submission instructions.
All submissions are to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
See you in Minneapolis!