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O as in Obesity: Implications for the Worksite Setting

Pronk, Nico Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP

doi: 10.1249/FIT.0b013e3181916dfd
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O as in Obesity: Implications for the Worksite Setting.

Nico Pronk, Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP, is executive director of the Health Behavior Group and vice president of Health and Disease Management at Health Partners health system, which provides health promotion, disease prevention, and disease management services for worksites and health plans around the country. Dr. Pronk has published extensively in the health-related scientific literature and is currently an associate editor for ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal® and an Editorial Board member of the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention's Preventing Chronic Disease e-journal. Among other public services activities, he currently serves on the Task Force on Community Preventive Services supported by the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention and the Interest Group on Worksite Health Promotion at ACSM. Dr. Pronk received Fellow status from ACSM and the former Association for Worksite Health Promotion.

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