Meet Laura

Laura Rosencrantz, ACSM-HFS

President and Founder of Inpower 

Member, American College of Sports Medicine and IDEA

More than 16 years in health and wellness, as fitness trainer and instructor

Nine years of success training 1000+ individuals in rehabilitation from cancer

Oregon’s only Certified Cancer Exercise Specialist



  • Bachelor of Science, Exercise and Movement Science, University of Oregon
  • Certified Cancer Exercise Specialist, University of Northern Colorado
  • Certified Health Fitness Specialist, American College of Sports Medicine
  • Certified TRX Suspension Training for Sports Medicine
  • Graduate of Well-Fit Cancer Training/Internship      


Authored Pubications        


  • American College of Sports Medicine: Exercise Management for Persons with Chronic Disease and Disabiities, contributer, slated for 2015 publication
  • Flourish (Publication of Compass Oncology) "Exercise The How and Why for Cancer Patients," 2014
  • IDEA Fitness Journal (Internationally distributed): "Safety Training for Cancer Survivors, July/Aug 2011


Appearances and Presentations



  • National Public Radio, (NPR) "Sound Medicine," 2013
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting, "Sea Change in Cancer Treatment: Get on the Treadmill," June 2012


  • Featured program, KATU's "Commit 2 Be Fit,": "The Positive Effects of Battleing Cancer with Exercise," 2013
  • Featured program, KPTV-12's "Good Day Oregon" broadcast in 2013
  • Featured program, KPTV-12's Cancer Survivor half-hour special 2007


  • Invited Speaker, Leukemia Lymphoma Society, Oregon Health and Science University, Providence Medical Hospital, Compass Oncology (2010-Present)
  • Invited Exibitor, Compass Oncology: Breast Cancer Concention, and Cancer Survivor Day, 2011-2014  
  • Consultant and Advocate, presenting at cancer support groups throughout the Pacific Northwest since 2005       

Professional Development

  • American Physical Therapy Association: Breat cancer Rehabilitation, Kaiser Permanente, 2014
  • American Physical Therapy Association: Exercise Training Guidelines for Cancer Survivors: Endurance and Strength, Providence St. Vincent's Hospital, 2013
  • American Physical Therapy Association: Cancer Rehabilitation, Providence Hospital, 2012
  • John L. Stanwood Cancer Rehabilitation Conference, Multnomah Athletic Club, 2006