Events

Anabolic exercise and optimal aging: Size does matter


21 February 2013

Professor Maria Fiatarone Singh is a geriatrician whose research, clinical, and teaching career has focused on the integration of geriatric medicine, exercise physiology, and nutrition as a means to improve quality of life for the aged. She is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and is board-certified in both Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine in the USA. She is currently licensed to practice medicine in Massachusetts, USA as well as New South Wales, Australia.

Professor Singh has designed and carried out many clinical trials involving frail elders in Australia and the USA, She has published extensively in the area of ageing, exercise and nutrition, having edited one book, authored over 100 peer-reviewed journal articles, 80 peer-reviewed book chapters and review articles, 150 abstracts, and contributed to numerous lay publications. She serves on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Gerontology, and is a reviewer for most of the major international internal medicine, physiology, exercise, gerontology, and nutrition journals.

This event is proudly brought to you as part of the 2013Boden Institute Seminar Series.


Time: 12.00pm - 1.00pm

Location: Medical Foundation Building Auditorium, Medical Foundation Bld 92-94 Parramatta Road, Camperdown

Cost: Free, all welcome

Email: 0a01113e1223294c342e0f730300575e24385a0f503e1d041a

More info: http://sydney.edu.au/medicine/research/units/boden/