Dr Bob Goldman DR. ROBERT M. GOLDMAN
Dr. Goldman founded the International Sports Hall of Fame (www.SportsHOF.org), recognizing the world’s greatest sports legends, with ceremonies held annually at the Arnold Sports Festival, the largest such event globally with 18,000 competing athletes and over 175,000 attendees (www.arnoldsportsfestival.com). He was an All-College athlete in four sports, a three time winner of the John F. Kennedy (JFK) Physical Fitness Award, was voted Athlete of the Year, and recipient of the Champions Award. Dr Goldman was inducted into the World Hall of Fame of Physical Fitness, was awarded the Healthy American Fitness Leader Award from the President’s Council on Physical Fitness & Sports and U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and was the recipient of the ‘Gold Medal for Science, the Grand Prize for Medicine, the Humanitarian Award, the Business Development Award, and awarded the 2012 LifeTime Achievement Award in Medicine & Science. He received honors from Minister of Sports and government Health officials of numerous nations. Excellency Juan Antonio Samaranch awarded Dr. Goldman the International Olympic Committee Tribute Diploma, for contributions to the development of sport & Olympism. He is also a black belt in karate, Chinese weapons expert, and world champion athlete with over 20 world strength records. He has been listed numerous times in the Guinness Book of World Records. Some of his past performance records include 13,500 consecutive straight leg situps and 321 consecutive handstand pushups.
Dr. Goldman, for over 25 years has served as Chairman of the International Medical Commission, overseeing sports medicine committees in over 184 nations. He has served as a Special Advisor to the President’s Council on Physical Fitness & Sports, and as Chairman of the Junior Olympics and Masters Olympics Sports Medicine Committees. He is founder and international President Emeritis of the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and the Co-Founder and Chairman of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine-A4M (http://www.worldhealth.net and the World Anti-Aging Academy of Medicine (http://www.waaam.org/) , the largest Preventative Medical Society in the world. Dr. Goldman has served as a Senior Fellow at the Lincoln Filene Center, Tufts University, and as an Affiliate at the Philosophy of Education Research Center, Graduate School of Education, Harvard University. He is Clinical Consultant, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Korea Medical University, and Professor, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Central America Health Sciences, Department of Internal Medicine. Dr. Goldman has held the positions of Visiting Professor, Udayana University School of Medicine, Indonesia, Visiting Professor, Huazhong University of Science & Technology Tong Ji Medical School, China, Visiting Professor, The Wuhan Institute of Science & Technology, Visiting Professor at Hainan Medical College, and Visiting Professor, School of Anti-Aging, Aesthetics and Regenerative Medicine, UCSI University, Malaysia. Dr. Goldman is a Fellow of the American Academy of Sports Physicians and a Board Diplomat in Sports Medicine and Board Certified in Anti-Aging Medicine. He co-founded and served as Chairman of the Board of Life Science Holdings, a biomedical research company which has had over 150 medical patents under development in the areas of brain resuscitation, trauma and emergency medicine, organ transplant and blood preservation technologies. He has overseen cooperative research agreement development programs in conjunction with such prominent institutions as the American National Red Cross, the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the Department of Defense, and the FDA’s Center for Devices & Radiological Health. Dr. Goldman visits dozens of nations annually to educate others on health & fitness, sports medicine, and new medical technologies.