Beverly J. Westerman is a Professor in the Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences and Vice Chair for Undergraduate Studies.
Professor Westerman has been affiliated with GW for over three decades in the capacities of clinician, educator, and student. As head athletic trainer of its Athletic Department, she coordinated all aspects of health care for the university's athletes. While working in that role, and teaching as an adjunct faculty member, Dr. Westerman also pursued a doctorate degree, which she completed in 1999, shortly before being appointed to the School's faculty. In addition to her teaching responsibilities, Dr. Westerman is Director of the BS in Exercise Science Program
An active member of the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA), Dr. Westerman has served in many capacities. She was the host committee chair for the 2004 annual meeting and symposium in Baltimore, MD. She also was recognized for her service to the profession with the NATA's Athletic Training Service Award in 2004. Currently she serves on the Honors and Awards Committee of the Mid Atlantic Athletic Trainers’ Association.