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The Problem With Too Much Sitting: A Workplace Conundrum

Pronk, Nico Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP

ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal: February 2011 - Volume 15 - Issue 1 - p 41–43
doi: 10.1249/FIT.0b013e318201d199
COLUMNS: Worksite Health Promotion

Nico Pronk, Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP, is vice president for Health Management and health science officer for JourneyWell at HealthPartners in Minneapolis, MN, where he also is a senior research investigator at the HealthPartners Research Foundation. Dr. Pronk holds a faculty position in the Department of Society, Human Development, and Health at the Harvard University School of Public Health, where he teaches and conducts research in worksite health. He is the current president for the International Association for Worksite Health Promotion, an ACSM affiliate society, the editor of ACSM’s Worksite Health Handbook, 2nd Edition, and an associate editor for ACSM’s Health & Fitness Journal®.

© 2011 American College of Sports Medicine.