Get to Know Dr. Andy Galpin

Andy Galpin, PhD, CSCS*D, NSCA-CPT*D is a tenured full professor at California State University, Fullerton, where he co-directs the Center for Sport Performance and leads the Biochemistry and Molecular Exercise Physiology Laboratory. With a Ph.D. in human bioenergetics, Dr. Galpin has authored more than 100 peer-reviewed publications and presentations. He has worked with elite athletes from the UFC, MLB, NBA, PGA, NFL, boxing, Olympics, and military special forces. Dr. Galpin is also a co-founder of Vitality Blueprint, Absolute Rest, BioMolecular Athlete, and Rapid Health & Performance.

In addition to his academic and consulting work, Dr. Galpin hosts the podcast Perform with Dr. Andy Galpin, where he aims to help listeners better understand and maximize their physical performance. Drawing on his two decades of experience with top-tier performers, including Olympians and world champions, the podcast explores advanced tools, technologies, and strategies.

Dr. Galpin regularly shares science content on YouTube, Instagram, X, Threads, and LinkedIn.


CSCS*D and NSCA-CPT*D are advanced certifications from the National Strength and Conditioning Association, indicating distinguished expertise in strength and conditioning (Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist) and personal training (Certified Personal Trainer).