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BUSINESS OR PRACTICE NAME: Joan Pagano Fitness
LOCATION: New York, NY
TYPE OF CONSULTS/SESSIONS: In Person On-line Phone
FOCUS: Personal Training
- OTHER: Post Operative Breast Surgery
CURRENT INSURANCE: Yes
TITLE: Health Fitness Specialist
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 22
EDUCATION: Bachelor of Arts. cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
AFFILIATIONS/CERTIFICATIONS: ACSM, IDEA, ACE (continuing ed provider)
OTHER EXPERIENCE: Author of five fitness books: Strength Training for Women, 8 Weeks to a Younger Body, 15-Minute Total Body Workout, 15-Minute Abs Workout, and a contributing author to Home Workout For many years served as Director of the Marymount Manhattan College Personal Fitness Trainer Cert. Program (until they closed the Adult Education Division); Continuing education provider for fitness trainers through ACE and IDEA; formerly an instructor in Exercise for Special Populations and an Examiner in the ACSM Health Fitness Instructor Certification Workshop; Fitness Consultant to SHARE, support group for breast and/or ovarian cancer survivors
1. What is the most gratifying part of your work? My work has a very positive thrust. I find it extremely gratifying to be able to help people stay healthy and fit and avoid injury and disease.
2. Why did you get into your profession? Because I have an intuitive understanding of fitness and felt I could be effective in educating people to make positive lifestyle choices.
3. Special interests Travel, reading, creative writing.