Interested in supporting our unified effort to promote inclusive opportunities in physical activity, sport and recreation for people with disabilities? 

IFC offers Coalition membership for both organizations and individuals. 

Are you an Organization?  Go here to Join the Coalition!

Are you an Individual?  Go here to Join a workgroup!

James R. Whitehead

Mr. Whitehead is a frequent speaker, panelist and consultant with particular strengths in strategic planning and policy advocacy.  At ACSM, he heads a professional staff serving more than 20,000 members dedicated to advancing and integrating scientific research to provide educational and practical applicationsof exercise science and sports medicine.

Jim Whitehead has served as executive vice president of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) since 1990.  A tireless advocate for physical activity and exercise, he has helped develop and lead many initiatives and organizations such as the Female Athlete Triad Coalition, the National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity, the Joint Commission on Sports Medicine and Science, and the National Association for Health and Fitness

jordan Release Dates

Next Certified Inclusive Fitness Trainer (CIFT) Webinar series March 18 - April 22, 2015.  Sign up at