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F802 Spring 2019 Aging and Physical Activity

Course number : F802 Spring 2019   
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F802 Spring 2019 Aging and Physical Activity
Mondays, 11:50–1:15, May 13–May 20
Note dates
Two sessions
Instructor: Clinton Wutzke

This lecture series will present and discuss evidence-based approaches to improving strength and agility in an older adult’s lifestyle. Participants will learn both the “what” and “how” of exercise for health, and will have an opportunity to ask questions. Note: there will be no actual exercising during the lecture series.??
  • May 13: Resistance training and aging.
  • May 20: Balance and agility and aging.
Dr. Clinton Wutzke is an assistant professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Science at George Mason University. His primary research interest is in the dynamic control of balance in pathological populations including people with Parkinson’s disease and people post-stroke. He is also interested in the influence of sensation and fatigue on gait coordination and function. His expertise in the clinical and laboratory assessment of gait and balance includes the use of motion capture and electromyography to quantify locomotor performance.
 

Class Details

2 Sessions
Weekly - Mon

Location
Tallwood Campus

Instructor
Clinton Wutzke 

Class Fee: 

$0.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/13/2019 - 5/20/2019 Weekly - Mon 11:50 AM - 1:15 PM Fairfax, Tallwood Campus  Map, Room: TA-3 Clinton Wutzke 

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