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Helen Troncoso, PT, DPT

Reinventing You, LLC
DPT, Health & Wellness Expert/Consultant/Coach
New York, NY
Dr. Helen Troncoso received her Bachelors Degree from Rutgers University and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey. She is CEO & Founder of Reinventing You, LLC, where she serves as a health and wellness consultant, helping busy people get healthy and fit with personalized wellness, fitness, and nutritional programs. A fierce advocate for women’s health, Helen is especially passionate about bringing awareness to cervical cancer, serving as the 1st Vice President of the New York chapter of Tamika & Friends, a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness on cervical cancer and it’s link to the human papillomavirus (HPV). Always a beauty (and brainy) queen, she is the current Ms. New York America 2012, and was Ms. New York Belleza Latina 2011, where she placed as 1st runner-up in the Ms. Belleza Latina International 2012 competition. She began writing as a hobby to chronicle her memories as a titleholder, which sparked a fresh approach to inform and engage others on the many health disparities affecting the Latino community. In August 2013, she was named one of the "Top 10 Latina health & fitness bloggers" by Latina Magazine. In 2012, she was named one of the "Top 6 Latino Health Bloggers of 2012" by Voxxi, and nominated by her peers for two WEGO Health Activist awards. In 2011, she was nominated for “Best Latino/a Health Blogger” by LATISM (Latinos In Tech Innovation and Social Media), the largest organization for Latino professionals in social media, where she also serves as Co-Director of the New York City chapter. Helen has served as an Ambassador for the, ”Go Before You Show”, prenatal care campaign by the Westchester County Department of Health & the Lower Hudson Valley Perinatal Network, and recorded a bilingual Public Service Announcement for WSKQ-FM La Mega 97.9. Helen has appeared on the "Dr. Oz" show, and appeared in two segments and a functional fitness DVD for PBS. She has provided health tips for Shape magazine, Latina magazine, NBC Latino, El Diario La Prensa NY, Fox News Latino, Impacto Latin News, Mamiverse.com, Voxxi.com and many more. She is also the fitness and nutrition expert for VidaVibrante.com, a website that provides critical health tips and information that is specific to Latino consumers, and delivered in a culturally conducive environment. Her most recent endeavor is as co-host of a new show, “El Bien Estar del Hogar con Casa Latina”, on V-me TV, the first national Spanish-language network to partner with American public television, and the fourth largest Spanish network in the United States. This show will follow Helen as she will work with women to transform their health and lives.Twitter: @MsNYAmerica2012 Facebook: www.facebook.com/HelenJTroncosoInstagram: www.instagram.com/MsHelenT

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