A look back: Exercise Physiology and CSEP's first 50 years Publications - #CSEPTurns50

The First Fifty Years: A personal perspective on the history of Canadian exercise physiology.

Roy J. Shephard, Professor Emeritus, University of Toronto.  © September 2013

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Fifty years of the CASS/CSEP flagship journal: reminiscences from the editors

October 5, 2016

Dr. David Cunningham, Dr. Phillip Gardiner, Dr. Terry Graham, Dr. Ray Hermiston, Dr. François Péronnet, Dr. Roy Shephard and Dr. Albert Taylor share a brief history of CSEP's the flagship journal.

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Canadian Contributions to Pediatric Exercise Physiology

November 9, 2016

Canadian researchers have had a monumental impact in the area of pediatric exercise physiology worldwide, not just’ in Canada. The developments in pediatric exercise physiology globally and in Canada, are described below, highlighting major events and leading contributors .

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CSEP Member Contributions to the understanding of physiology: a focus on molecular biology approaches

December 10, 2017

The third 50th Anniversary article focuses on molecular biology approaches and looks at some of the key CSEP contributors who have used molecular biology methods to advance our knowledge of the effects of exercise on whole body fitness and health.

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Canadian Contributions to the understanding of physiology: a focus on bone

January 11, 2016

Canadians have made substantial contributions to the research on exercise and bone; this review aims to provide an overview of that history.

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A 50th anniversary celebration of CSEP member contributions to the understanding of exercise physiology: a focus on exercise neuroscience

February 8, 2017

Several CSEP members have contributed significantly to our knowledge in the field of exercise neuroscience since the 1970’s and this article gives a brief description of these activities.

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A 50th anniversary celebration of CSEP member contributions to the understanding of exercise physiology: Progress in Muscle Metabolism

March 10, 2017

The purpose of the historical overview in metabolism is to draw attention to key ideas and methodologies that have occurred over the past 50 years, and the contributions by Canadian scientists, as well as colleagues elsewhere, to some of these areas. Due to space limitations this overview will be confined to broad understandings of the regulatory aspects of substrate metabolism in skeletal muscle.

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A 50th anniversary celebration of CSEP member contributions to the understanding of exercise physiology: physical activity guidelines

April 19, 2017

The focus of this paper is on the history of the development of physical activity guidelines in Canada with an emphasis on the leadership contributions of Canadian Association of Sport Science (CASS) / Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP) members.

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