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September 17, 2021

CASEM reaches the 1000 member milestone!

CASEM reached 1000 members! Thank you to everyone who has been a part of CASEM's journey to reach this milestone.
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August 19, 2021

7 Canadian Physicians Head to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games with Team Canada

The Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine (CASEM) is proud to have 7 Canadian physicians and CASEM members support the Team Canada athletes in Tokyo at the 2020 Paralympic Games from August 24 - September 5, 2021.
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May 15, 2021

Thank you for joining CASEM & OMA for the 2021 Virtual Symposium

The CASEM OMA Sport Medicine Annual Symposium, held virtually in 2021, ran successfully from May 13 to 15. Read the closing remarks from Dr. Lee Schofield, CASME OMA Organizing Committee Member, and Dr. Margaret Burghardt, CASEM President.
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April 23, 2021

CASEM urges provincial government to ease restrictions on access to safe outdoor exercise

Ottawa, 23 April 2021 - The most recent Lockdown measures imposed by the  Ontario Government on April 16th / 21 included the closure of all outdoor recreation facilities such as public soccer fields, baseball diamonds,  tennis courts and playgrounds.  Faced with mounting public pressure, including from medical professionals, the government has backtracked to allow playgrounds to be open, but with no easing of restrictions on other outdoor venues.  
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April 13, 2021

A Month Away Until our Virtual Annual Symposium 2021

Come join your sport medicine CASEM colleagues virtually in a 3 day first-class scientific conference, May 13-15th 2021, designed to educate and update sport and exercise medicine physicians on a wide range of related topics
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March 30, 2021

Election 2021 – Voting Open For New Board of Directors Members

There are four candidates who have been nominated and have agreed to put their names forward for the CASEM Board of Directors (July 2021 to July 2024).
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Infographic for prescribing physical activity
March 11, 2021

New Infographic for Prescribing Physical Activity

Dr. Jane Thornton and Lawson Seddon have created a new infographic to accompany CASEM's position statement: Physical activity prescription: a critical opportunity to address a modifiable risk factor for the prevention and management of chronic disease: a position statement by the Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine.
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December 11, 2020

Call for Research Abtracts – CASEM/OMA 2021

Call for Research Abstracts is now open! The deadline for submissions is 10 January, 2021.
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March 13, 2020

COVID-19 Annual Symposium Update

16/03/2020 We are saddened to announce that CASEM has to cancel its upcoming meeting and pre and post conferences courses scheduled to be held week of April 27th to May 3rd in Banff.
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