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Jackie Epping, M.Ed., MPH, FACSM


Physical Activity and Health Branch
Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, CDC 


Jackie Epping, M.Ed., MPH, FACSM is Lead Public Health Scientist and Team Leader for the Guidelines and Recommendations Team of the Physical Activity and Health Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  She has focused on both older adults and children as populations in which to promote physical activity and has had a lead role in the development of resources and provision of physical activity guidance and technical assistance to a variety of activities, programs, and initiatives at national and state levels.