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Jonathan FassCollaboration with Jonathan Fass for unique and effective exercise programs.

As a graduate of the first Doctoral Class in the City University of New York's Physical Therapy program, one of only 18 students accepted in the inaugural year, Jonathan combines his expertise in weight loss and strength training with his knowledge of performance enhancement and rehabilitation to provide his clients with a unique experience that produces outstanding results.

Jonathan is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, a Certified Health & Fitness Specialist (HFS) through the American College of Sports Medicine, and a USA Weightlifting Level-1 Club Coach.

In addition, Jonathan is also a certified ART practitioner, an advanced soft tissue and movement rehabilitation system that treats problems with muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and nerves. He is a professional member of the American Physical Therapy Association and Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy sections, the National Strength and Conditioning Association, and the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists.

Jonathan has worked with a broad range of individuals, including athletes, weight loss clients, rehabilitation and post-rehabilitation patients, and elderly populations, as well as general fitness enthusiasts throughout the world. At Rutgers University, Jonathan previously served as the strength and conditioning coach for a wide variety of team sports, including the Women's Club Lacrosse team, the Men's and Women's Rugby Club teams, the Women's Club Soccer team, and Rutger's Water Polo.

Dr. Fass is currently the Orthopedic Physical Therapy Resident at the University of Delaware, one of the top-ranked physical therapy programs in the nation. This prestigious appointment, which is offered to only one candidate every six months, will prepare Jonathan for clinical specialization in orthopedic physical therapy through an intense course of specialty training and experiences treating varied patient populations, involvement in academic and clinical teaching responsibilities, orthopedic surgical experiences, as well as research.

Jonathan has also taught as a lab instructor and part-time lecturer in the Exercise Science department of the Rutgers University School of Arts and Sciences. His writings can be seen in numerous print and online magazines, including Men's Fitness magazine. You can also listen to him every week as a regular co-host of The FitCast, one of the top health and fitness podcasts on the internet.