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About the Webinar
The aging process affects all of the systems of the body, reducing the capacity to live independently and safely and often health, well-being, and happiness. Scientists and clinicians have often discussed the pill that contains all the ingredients that address the declines in health and function seen with aging. One such pill jumps to the forefront of the discussion, and it’s called exercise. Unfortunately, we do not all age the same way, and each of us has a unique set of needs that dictate the best exercise intervention.
Bending the Aging Curve: A Periodized Prescription for Improved Aging takes a unique look at addressing the multifaceted needs of each individual using functional diagnoses in designing targeted exercise programs. It shows you how to structure a periodized training program that provides the most effective mix of work and recovery and explains Dr. Signorile’s concept of translational training as a tool for translating physical improvements into improvements in daily living.
Fitness, health, and sports medicine professionals seeking continuing
education credits or units.
Joseph F. Signorile, PhD, is a professor in the department of
kinesiology and sport sciences at the University of Miami in Coral
Gables, Florida. He is a research health science specialist for the
Miami VA Medical Center and has served as senior researcher at the Stein
Gerontological Institute of the Miami Jewish Home and Hospital for the
Dr. Signorile’s research interests include prescriptive periodization
training for older individuals, development of diagnostic tests for
exercise prescription, electromyographic analysis of sport- and
activity-specific training, and evaluation of training techniques
concentrating on power development. He has written more than 50 refereed
articles and book chapters and presented at numerous national and
international scientific and industry meetings.
Dr. Signorile is a member of the University of Miami graduate faculty
and serves on its research council and the graduate school committee for
doctoral curriculum evaluation. He serves on the board of the
International Council on Active Aging. He is also a member of the
American College of Sports Medicine, American Geriatrics Society, and
National Strength and Conditioning Association.