Director Scientific Affairs, HealthyQuest
Dr. Maren S. Fragala is currently the Director of Scientific Affairs of HealthyQuest for Quest Diagnostics, the world’s leading provider of diagnostic information services. In this role she advances measurable health outcomes for Quest Diagnostics’ 46,000 employees and earned Quest Diagnostics distinction as a Best Employer for Healthy Lifestyles among institutions like the American Heart Association and the National Business Group on Health. Having held academic positions at Harvard School of Public Health, University of Connecticut Health Center and University of Central Florida, publishing 110+ scientific manuscripts, serving on the Biomarkers Consortium of the Foundations of the NIH, and receiving multiple academic and professional awards, she is a leading researcher and practitioner in health promotion strategies. She holds a certification with distinction from the National Strength and Conditioning Association, M.S. in Exercise Physiology from the University of Massachusetts, and Ph.D. in Kinesiology from the #1 ranked University of Connecticut program. Her personal mission is to discover, practice and inspire healthy living.