Fortius Sport & Health is an integrated athlete development centre strengthened through philanthropy and focused on optimizing human performance for life.
As part of the Fortius Lab team within Fortius Sport & Health, Certified Exercise Physiologist Elizabeth Perrotta brings experience in exercise physiology, strength and conditioning, phlebotomy and various sport specific certifications. Elizabeth has been published in a number of industry journals including the American College of Sports Medicine and the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology. She has been a Guest Lecturer and Laboratory Instructor at the University of Calgary where she completed her Masters of Kinesiology, Specializing in Applied Exercise Physiology. Elizabeth was previously an Exercise Physiology Technician at Canadian Sport Center in Calgary as well as the manager of the Molecular Exercise Physiology Lab at the University of Calgary. She was also a research assistant while at both the University of Calgary and the University of Alberta.
Master’s of Kinesiology (Applied Exercise Physiology), University of Calgary
B.Sc., Kinesiology (With Distinction), University of Alberta
Competitive Soccer Player
Research Coordinator/Lab Manager, University of Calgary Molecular Exercise Physiology Lab
Exercise Physiology Technician, Canadian Sport Center Calgary
Exercise Physiologist, Fortius Sport & Health
Long term athlete development
Nutrition and hydration for performance and recovery
Training strategies for sport performance
Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP) – Certified Exercise Physiologist
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) – Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist