Sara Edwardson

Sara Edwardson, BS, ACSM-CEP

Sara, originally from Northwest Iowa received her Bachelor’s in Exercise Science from Northwestern College, in Orange City, Iowa. She moved to Durham as an intern at the Duke Health and Fitness Center in January of 2015. Upon graduating in May 2015, she became a Fulltime Fitness Staff member at the Fitness Center.   Outside of teaching regular fitness classes, Sara will be leading the Parkinson’s program, providing personal training and lifestyle counseling, and working as an exercise specialist for the EXTEND research study with the Duke Cancer Institute.


  • ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist
  • BCLS- Basic Cardiac and Life Support

Special Interests:

  • Women’s Health
  • Parkinson’s Exercise
  • Postural Restoration


Call 919-660-6810 or email to make an appointment with Sara.