Justin B. Moore, PhD, MS, FACSM

Justin B. Moore, PhD, MS, FACSM

Justin B. Moore, PhD, MS, FACSM is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family & Community Medicine of the Wake Forest School of Medicine at the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC, USA. He conducts community-engaged research focused on the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based strategies for the promotion of healthy eating and physical activity in youth. He is the Associate Editor for the Journal of Public Health Management and Practice and is a member of and vice-chair of the editorial board of the American Journal of Public Health. Dr. Moore is an active member of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the American Public Health Association (APHA). He was named a fellow in the ACSM in 2010 and was a founding member of the Physical Activity Section of the APHA. He later served as the chair of the Physical Activity Section and as the Section’s representative on the APHA Governing Council. In addition to his leadership at the national, state, and local levels, he has published more than 90 peer-reviewed articles, and has received funding for his research from the National Institutes of Health, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the de Beaumont Foundation, among others. Follow him at Twitter and Instagram.

Areas of Expertise: chronic disease, community-based programs, obesity, physical activity, rural health, youth