Perth Hall at Western, London, Ontario CANADA

Agenda

Day 1: Research
Day 2: Action

Research: July 17, 2009

Welcome (9:00 am)

Keynote Address (Parkinson's and Exercise)
Dr. Quincy Almeida, Director, Movement Disorders Research & Rehabilitation Centre Wilfred Laurier University

Break

Working with the Media
Ann Hutchison, Director of Media Relations
University of Western Ontario

Examining older adults beliefs about strength training
Rachel Dean, PhD Candidate
Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Victoria

Lunch

Marketing Services to Older Adults
Matt Quin, Communications Specialist
University of Western Ontario

Cardiovascular responses to endurance training: age and sex-specific adaptations
Juan Murias, PhD Candidate
University of Western Ontario

Fit Break

Physical Activity for Older Adult Cancer Survivors
Patricia Clark, National Executive Director
Active Living Coalition for Older Adults

Adjourn (4:00 pm)

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Action: July 18, 2009

Welcome (9:00 am)

Option 1: Post Rehab Exercise for Stroke (PRES) Workshop

Option 2: Functional Activity Measures Workshop

Option 3: Balls, Bands and Balance for Active Aging Workshop

Lunch

Resume chosen morning workshop

Break

Option 1: Higher Functioning Senior Fitness Class

Option 2: Lower Functioning Senior Fitness Class

Adjourn (4:00 pm)

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