Elizabeth Joy, MD, MPH, FACSM
Dr. Joy is a Family Medicine and Sports Medicine physician at the University of Utah, where she serves as one of the team physicians and directs the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship program. In addition, she directs the University of Utah’s practice-based research network, the Utah Health Research Network, as well as the multidisciplinary Utah Sports Research Network. She completed a Family Medicine Residency and Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She completed her Master’s degree in Public Health at the University of Utah. Dr. Joy has served on the Board of Trustees for the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), and held 2 terms of office on the Board of Trustees for the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine. She is on the Editorial Board for The Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine, and is a Section Editor for Current Sports Medicine Reports. She serves on the Exercise Is Medicine Task force for the ACSM, and the American Heart Association’s Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism Committee. She has authored many journal articles and textbook chapters on a wide variety of topics in sports medicine. Her research interests lie in the areas of physical activity assessment and promotion, practice-based research in primary care, the Female Athlete Triad, exercise during pregnancy, and injury prevention. She is married to Dr. Jim Macintyre, and they have 2 children.