An ACSM/NPAS Physical Activity in Public Health Specialist is a health professional who is passionate about promoting physical activity in all avenues of public health, whether locally, regionally, or nationally. An ACSM/NPAS PAPHS advocates for policies, programs, legislation, and more – all of which create equitable opportunities for all individuals to benefit from increased physical activity no matter where they live.
ACSM/NPAS Physical Activity in Public Health Specialists are essential advocates who engage and educate key decision makers about the need for and impact of physical activity. From building walkable communities, to improving park access and beyond, ACSM/NPAS PAPHS work with the public and private sectors to create and promote safe places for physical activity. By working to ensure equal access to spaces that inspire physical activity in all levels of society, ACSM/NPAS PAPHS represent the gold standard 3.1.6 of health fitness equity.
Ready to be a powerful voice for change in a nationwide growing movement? Become an ACSM/NPAS Physical Activity in Public Health Specialists.