Article Text

Download PDFPDF
Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians
  1. Adam Castricum,
  2. Michael Jamieson,
  3. Hamish Osborne,
  4. Paul Blackman
  1. The ACSEP Executive, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  1. Correspondence to Dr Adam Castricum, The ACSEP Executive, LM, Suite 2, 257 Collins Street Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia; adamcastricum{at}

Statistics from

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.

The Board of the Australasian College of Sports Physicians is proud to announce that a special resolution was passed at the Annual General Meeting on 14 February 2016 to change the name of the College to the Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians (ACSEP).

Since its humble beginnings in 1985, from a small group of 19 passionate like-minded individuals, as the Australian College of Sports Physicians, the College has always been progressive in its thinking. In 1991, the College awarded its first Fellowships. In 1992, the College began training its own registrars in private practice, a pioneering training model which continues to this day. In 1993, our New Zealand colleagues joined the College, with the name changing to Australasian College of Sports Physicians in 2005.

Specialty recognition

Importantly, the College gained specialty recognition in New Zealand in 1998 and then finally in Australia in …

View Full Text


  • Twitter Follow Adam Castricum at @ACSP_SportsDocs

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.