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Kinesiology / Health / Dance

Adjunct Faculty

Peter Parasiliti

Peter Parasiliti M.S.

Associate Adjunct Professor of Kinesiology & Personal Training CTE Coordinator , Kinesiology, Personal Training, Strength & Conditioning, Fitness Center Management, Corrective Exercise and Rehabilitation, Online Education

Contact Info

Office: KINN 214
Extension: (323) 953-4000 ext. 2856

Office Hours:

Available upon appointment

Courses Taught:

Kinesiology Major 100 Introduction to Kinesiology
Kinesiology 117 Personal Trainer Instructor
Kinesiology 217 Movement Screening and Analysis for Fitness Training Professionals 

Biographical Statement:

Professor Parasiliti has his Master of Science in Exercise Science & Health Promotion with an emphasis in rehabilitation sciences from California University of Pennsylvania and his Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of Vermont. He is a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association, has authored numerous journal articles for the American College of Sports Medicine Health & Fitness Journal and is also peer reviewer for the Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. Professor Parasiliti holds the following certifications and credentials:

  • NSCA – CSCS*D: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist w/Distinction
  • ACE – MES: Certified Medical Exercise Specialist
  • EIM- II: ACSM Exercise is Medicine Credential Level 2
  • FMS L1, L2 & FCS: Functional Movement Screen Level 1, 2 and FCS certified
  • DNS: Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization Certified Exercise Trainer
  • FRCms: Functional Range Conditioning Mobility Specialist
  • USAW: United States Weightlifting Certified
  • USAPL: United States Power Lifting Club Coach
  • PNL1: Precision Nutrition L1 Certified
  • Spartan SGX Coach
  • Mental Health First Aid Certified Instructor
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification
Personal Statement:

Peter Parasiliti works full time in the corporate wellness sector as the Director of Fitness Service Education for Plus One an Optum Company. He is responsible for overseeing the Personal Training Department’s Midwest and West Coast operations and is responsible for building all Personal Training Education for Plus One Nationally.

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