Certified Exercise Physiologists: Educated Leaders in Fitness and Beyond
Date of Original Version
Apply It! After reading this article, the health and fitness professional should be able to 1) understand the knowledge and skills that certified exercise physiologists possess as a result of their educational background and ACSM Exercise Physiologist (EP) certification; 2) describe employment opportunities and common tasks for EPs; 3) identify the various populations that seek guidance from EPs; and 4) acknowledge the lack of representation of EPs in health care provider (HCP) networks.
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ACSM's Health and Fitness Journal
Cooper, Stephanie L., Christie L. Ward-Ritacco, Tony Maloney, and P. B. Collins. "Certified Exercise Physiologists: Educated Leaders in Fitness and Beyond." ACSM's Health and Fitness Journal 26, 4 (2022). doi: 10.1249/FIT.0000000000000781.