Carol Michaels is the founder and creator of Recovery Fitness®, an exercise program designed to help cancer patients recover from surgery and treatments. She is a Cancer Exercise Specialist and has been a fitness professional for more than 15 years. Carol received her degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She is certified by The Cancer Exercise Training Institute, American Council on Exercise, American College of Sports Medicine, National Exercise Trainers Association, and is a member of the Society of Public Health Education.
Carol's cancer exercise program is offered at numerous facilities in New Jersey, including her Short Hills Studio, St. Barbnabas/Newark Beth Israel Hospital in Newark, NJ, Connection-Pathways, in Summit, NJ and the Y in Berkeley Heights, NJ.
Carol is Pilates certified and teaches balance, posture, flexibility training, strength and functional exercise and sports specific training. She is a speaker at business retreats, fundraisers, and community events on fitness and health issues. Most recently, Carol appeared as the featured guest on Beyond Health, a health related television program hosted by Paul Carniol, M.D.