Physical Activity & Physical Fitness Working Group Members

WG Members:

Bill Haskell, PhD, WG Co-Chair
Stanford University
School of Medicine Prevention Research Center
Stanford, CA

Patty Freedson, PhD
University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Kinesiology Department
Amherst, MA


Rick Troiano, PhD, WG Co-Chair
National Cancer Institute
Risk Factor Monitoring & Methods Branch
Rockville, MD


Struan Grant, PhD
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Center for Applied Genomics  
Philadelphia, PA


Barbara Ainsworth, PhD
Arizona State University
College of Nursing and Health Innovation
Exercise and Wellness Program
Phoenix, AZ


David Marquez, PhD
University of Illinois at Chicago
College of Applied Health Sciences
Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition
Chicago, IL


Kong Chen, PhD
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and
Kidney Diseases
Clinical Endocrinology Branch
Bethesda, MD


SC Liaison, WG Manager and WG Supervisor:

Jose Ordovas, PhD, SC Liaison                                               
Tufts University
School of Medicine (Clinical)
Boston, MA 
Michael Phillips, WG Manager
RTI International
Research Triangle Park, NC
Jane Hammond, PhD, WG Supervisor
RTI International
Rockville, MD