Marcas M. Bamman: 2019 Slaughter Lecturer

Oct 24, 2019 12:30 PM

"Leveraging Individual Differences In Exercise Responsiveness to Advance Precision Medicine"

Exercise is Medicine!Learn about effective exercise intervention as a medical strategy, which can be more effective than prescription medication and comes with fewer side effects. The discussion will focus on how a targeted approach should be employed when prescribing exercise.

Marcas M. Bamman, Ph.D., FACSM
Professor and Center Director
UAHSF Endowed Professor in Regenerative and Translational Medicine
Departments of Cell, Developmental, & Integrative Biology; Medicine; and Neurology
UAB Center for Exercise Medicine
NIH National Rehabilitation Research Resource to Enhance Clinical Trials (REACT)
Birmingham/Atlanta VA Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC) 
The University of Alabama at Birmingham