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Living Healthy with Arthritis Lecture Series

Living Healthy With Arthritis

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (MST)

Tucson, AZ

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The University of Arizona Arthritis Center Living Healthy with Arthritis program presents:

"The Healthy Weight Philosophy
"


When: Wednesday, October 2, 2013
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Where:  DuVal Auditorium
The University of Arizona Medical Center, Room 2600
1501 N. Campbell Avenue
Tucson, Arizona

Who: Michael Hewitt, PhD, 
Research Director for Exercise Science, Canyon Ranch Health Resort
About the Lecture:                                                                                                                                                        Join Canyon Ranch Research Director for Exercise Science, Michael Hewitt, PhD, as he delivers a practical and reasonable approach to determine healthy weight ranges and the tools to achieve and maintain optimal weight. Learn to understand the importance of lean body mass and the facts, fads and fiction surrounding the weight loss industry. Dr. Hewitt will detail the importance of maintaining a healthy weight and the subsequent health benefits that ensue with regard to joint disease, cardiorespiratory disease, diabetes, sleep apnea and more.

 

About Dr. Hewitt:
Michael Hewitt, PhD, is the Research Director for Exercise Science at Canyon Ranch Health Resort. He is a clinical specialist in exercise and aging, cardiometabolic physiology and exercise for bone health. During his over twenty-year-tenure at Canyon Ranch, Dr. Hewitt has written over 15,000 individual exercise perscriptions and has lectured at the College of Medicine at the University of Arizona. He is dedicated to preventative medicine and is especially interested in the prevention of sarcopenia, the age-related loss of body mass.

 

Parking Information:
Parking is available in the University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus visitor/patient parking garage.  The fee is $1.50 per hour, cash only.  


 

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The University of Arizona Medical Center
1501 N Campbell Ave
Tucson, AZ 85724

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (MST)


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Living Healthy With Arthritis

 The Living Healthy With Arthritis program is a community based intervention program that uses education to promote optimal health. The University of Arizona Arthritis Center faculty and staff, as well as experts from the community present topics monthly.

 

Supported through the Susan and Saul Tobin Endowment for Research and Education in Rheumatology.

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