Events

Anabolic exercise and optimal aging: Size does matter


29 November 2012

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 2012Boden InstituteSeminar Series.


Time: 11.30am - 12.30pm

Location: Lecture Room 143, Medical Foundation Building

Cost: Free, rsvp to crystal.lee@sydney.edu.au

Contact: Crystal Lee

Email: 271c3d1d462d58631d0853174a484f09511f585c07447c1634

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