Joseph R. DeAntonis , MS, RTSM, MAT, CREA, NASM-PES Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

RTS Instructor: Joseph R. DeAntonis

Joe holds a Master's degree in Exercise Science and Health Promotion program from California University of Pennsylvania and has taken courses through the Master's of Sports Medicine Program at the University of Pittsburgh as well as the Engineering Department at West Virginia University.

Joe was first certified as a personal trainer in 1994. Since then he has completed a variety of personal training certifications through organizations such as NASM-PES, ACE, AFAA and NCCPT, as well as more advanced specialty programs qualifying him as a Mastery Level Resistance Training Specialist (RTSM), Certified Resistance Equipment Analyst (CREA), Resist-a-Ball Master Trainer and Muscle Activation Techniques (MAT) Certified Specialist.

Joe is the founder of Educational Training Concepts, Inc., a Pittsburgh-based company that focuses on educating health professionals in exercise mechanics and enhancing the overall well being of the general public. He was the manager of the wellness center at Allegheny General Hospital (AGH) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania for eight years. Due to his extensive training in biomechanics and cadaver anatomy, he regularly serves as a consultant to Physicians, Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers, Occupational Therapists, Chiropractors, and Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialists, and currently serves as a biomechanics consultant on two committees at AGH.

Joe has given presentations on the science of Exercise Mechanics at such esteemed institutions as Emory University, Northwestern University, the National University of Health Sciences, Slippery Rock University and the University of Pittsburgh as well as Allegheny General Hospital, Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh and the UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center).

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