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Periodization for the Clinical Practitioner

Schilero, Jessica M.S., H.F.S.; Swank, Ann M. Ph.D., FACSM

doi: 10.1249/01.FIT.0000422570.32612.d4
COLUMNS: Clinical Applications

Periodization for the Clinical Practitioner.

Jessica Schilero, M.S., H.F.S., earned a B.S. in exercise physiology from Ohio University in 2008 and an M.S. in exercise physiology, with a concentration in strength and conditioning, from the University of Louisville in 2011. She currently is a full-time instructor at the University of Louisville, teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. She is ACSM Health Fitness SpecialistSM certified and is a part-time personal trainer at a wellness center in Louisville, KY.

Ann M. Swank, Ph.D., FACSM, is a professor of exercise physiology, co-chair of the Health and Sport Science Department, and director of the Exercise Physiology Laboratory at the University of Louisville. Her research interests are exercise testing and prescription for special populations, with an emphasis on chronic heart failure. She is ACSM Program Director certified, ACSM Clinical Exercise SpecialistSM certified, and a fellow of ACSM.

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