Useful Links

These are some professional and health related links you may find useful.

PE Department Website

This link will provide contact information for instructors in the program.

MacEwan LibraryThe mandate of the Learning Resources Centre is to provide effective and efficient Library, Learning Technology, and Learning Skills services and resources in a large, multi-campus and distance-delivery environment
Health CanadaHealth Canada is the federal department responsible for helping the people of Canada maintain and improve their health.  Health Canada is committed to improving the lives of all of Canada’s people and to making this country’s population among the healthiest in the world as measured by longevity, lifestyle and effective use of the public health care system.
Sport Medicine Council of AlbertaThe Sport Medicine Council of Alberta (SMCA) is an organization of sport medicine physicians, sport physiotherapists, athletic therapists and sport scientists. The cooperative function of these individuals is to promote and coordinate the provision of sport medicine programs and services for the Alberta sport community. These professional members provide their services to assist in making Alberta a healthy and safe environment for sport and recreational activities.
Canadian Society for Exercise PhysiologyThe Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology is a voluntary organization composed of professionals interested and involved in the scientific study of exercise physiology, exercise biochemistry, fitness and health. The CSEP (then known as the Canadian Association of Sport Sciences), was founded at the Pan American Games, Winnipeg, Manitoba in 1967 – the result of four years of cooperative efforts by the Canadian Medical Association and the Canadian Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.
Health Canada Active Living WebsiteIn this Web site we have compiled some general information about our mission and objectives within the Public Health Agency of Canada, information about the benefits of regular physical activity, the federal role in the promotion of physical activity, and its role in the prevention of chronic disease.
National Strength and Conditioning AssociationThe National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) is the world’s leading authority on strength and conditioning. We provide reliable, research-based, strength and conditioning information to our members and the general public.
NSCA Certification CommissionCertified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS’s) are professionals who apply scientific knowledge to train athletes for the primary goal of improving athletic performance. They conduct sport-specific testing sessions, design and implement safe and effective strength training and conditioning programs and provide guidance regarding nutrition and injury prevention. Recognizing that their area of expertise is separate and distinct, CSCSs’consult with and refer athletes to other professionals when appropriate.