to Exercise Physiology as a Healthcare Profession
The mission of exercisephysiologists.com.
is to serve all the exercise physiologists in the United States, and indeed
worldwide, as an Internet center for academic scholarship, professional
credibility and service, and collaborative learning. The Center exists
to oversee the three "Boards" of the American Society of Exercise Physiologists
The Center also exists to expand the body
of professional knowledge; to develop electronic information to transform
exercise physiology; to teach students, faculty, and the public at all
levels through creative, critical and reflective thinking; to improve the
work conditions through service and publication; and to ensure ethical
and quality performance that results in the highest achievable levels of
client satisfaction and recognition of excellence.
To fulfill this mission, the Center must:
1. Synthesize, and provide high
quality knowledge, original inquiry and critically reflective thinking
within the exercise physiology body of knowledge.
2. Provide electronic information about
exercise physiology research, academics, ethics, professionalism, and other
significant issues and concerns.
3. Extend knowledge-based services and
other electronic resources of the center to all exercise physiologists.
4. Provide career information and responsibilities.
5. Help with governance and decision-making
on behalf of the professional development of exercise physiology, particularly
in regards to board certification, accreditation, and licensure of exercise