Canadian Centre for Activity and Agine


Current Research

  • How older individuals differ from young people in their physiological responses to exercise
  • Physiological limitations to exercise in older adults
  • Physiological and biochemical causes of muscle fatigue
  • Properties of muscle in the aged
  • Cardiovascular function and muscle metabolism
  • Adaptations with exercise training in older adults and physical activity guidelines

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Past Projects

  • Physical activity influence on flexibility of older adults
  • Exercise-related injuries in older adults following an exercise intervention
  • Prediction VO2max in Healthy Older Adults
  • Influence of HRT and aerobic exercise in postmenopausal women
  • Oxygen uptake kinetics in endurance-trained and untrained postmenopausal women

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