Joyce Hanna, MA, MS
Associate Director

PHONE 650-725-5014 EMAIL joyce.hanna@stanford.edu

About Joyce Hanna

Joyce has been with HIP since 1991. She is an exercise physiologist, nutritionist, health educator, health promotion specialist, and former competitive marathon runner.

Joyce founded and co- directs the Living Strong, Living Well program, a fitness/strength training program for cancer survivors and patients. She is also the Director of the popular Stanford Alumni Healthy Living Retreat for Women held annually at Fallen Leaf Lake.

Joyce has worked extensively as a behavioral health consultant, helping people make positive lifestyle changes. She has developed and conducted health education seminars, as well as developed internet programs, with a focus on healthy aging, women’s health, nutrition, exercise physiology, and behavior change in a wide range of settings from academia to corporations, industries, and hospitals.
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er community leadership is valued as a past consultant to the Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, the Stanford Health Library Advisory Board, the Women’s Health @Stanford Board, the Bay Area Cancer Connection

Board, and past President of Lifelong Fitness Alliance, a national organization involved in research and education on physical activity and aging.

She especially enjoys spending time with her six grandchildren, family and friends. She enjoys mountain hiking, biking, golfing, and tennis. She also enjoys reading and good movies.
Joyce graduated cum laude from Stanford University, and has a MA in education, and a MS in exercise physiology and nutrition. E-mail her: joyce.hanna@stanford.edu