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Nursing: Kinesiology

Introduction

This page will introduce you to some useful kinesiology resources, including organizations, accreditation institutions, and some useful databases.

Organizations

Certification
ACSM - American College of Sports Medicine
401 W. Michigan St. 
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone: 317-637-9200
Website: www.acsm.org

NSCA - National Strength and Conditioning Association
1885 Bob Johnson Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
Phone: 800-815-6826
Website: www.nsca.com

NASM - National Academy of Sports Medicine
26632 Agoura Road 
Calabasas, CA 91302
Phone: 800-460-6276
Website: www.nasm.org

The Cooper Institute
12330 Preston Road
Dallas Texas 75230
Phone: 972-341-3200
Website: www.cooperinstitute.org

Careers
AAHPERD - American Alliance for Health, Physical Education,
Recreation, and Dance
1900 Association Dr
Reston, VA 20191-1598
Phone: 800-213-7193
Website: www.aahperd.org

AACVPR - American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
401 North Michigan Ave. Suite 2200
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312-321-5146
Website: www.aacvpr.org

MFA - Medical Fitness Association
P.O. Box 73103 
Richmond, VA 23235-8026
Phone: 804-327-0330
Website: www.medicalfitness.org

AKTA - American Kinesiotherapy Association
CCB-KT
P.O.Box 1390
Hines, IL 60141-1390 
Phone: 800-296-2582
Website: www.akta.org

Databases