Exercise and the Osteoporosis-Sarcopenia Duo
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:15 PM (MST)
The University of Arizona Arthritis Center
When: Wednesday, March 5, 2014
6:00 - 7:15 p.m.
Where: DuVal Auditorium
The University of Arizona Medical Center, Room 2600
1501 N. Campbell Avenue
Who: Timothy Lohman, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Departments of Physiology and Nutritional Sciences The University of Arizona
Dr. Lohman has conducted research in body composition and worked in the areas of fitness and body composition in children and adults for the past 40 years. He was the Principal Investigator of the BEST (Bone, Estrogen and Strength Training) study, which was designed to investigate long term effects of strenth training on bone mineral density and body composition. Dr. Lohman has worked in the area of fitness and body composition for the past 35 years and has published over 300 articles and chapters in this area. He is currently co-editor of the revised edition of Human Body Composition and a member of the International Olympic Committee Ad Hoc Body Composition Committee. He is the author of the book, 'Advances in Body Composition Assessment, and the co-author of the book "Human Body Composition".
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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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.