Patricia Pawa Pitil is a sports science lecturer at Faculty of Sports Science and Recreation, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Kampus Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia. She holds a Master of Sports Science and Bachelor of Sports Science (Hons.) from UiTM Shah Alam and Diploma in Sports Studies from UiTM Sarawak. She is actively conduct fitness training for overweight and obese individuals. She has been certified as a Fat Loss coach from American Council on Exercise (ACE). She is a member of Malaysian Association for the Study of Obesity (MASO), Malaysian Exercise and Sports Science Association (MESSA) and Malaysian Association of Sports Medicine (MASM). She has presented and published papers on fitness programmes on body composition, body image and health.