Associate Professor Prue Cormie presents on chronic disease management
Published: Wednesday 31st August 2016
The Institute for Health & Ageing (IHA) is pleased to present talks from colleagues and collaborators working across a range of disciplines relative to the pursuit of healthy and active ageing.
Presenting the September installment of the Live Long Live Well Colloquium series is IHA’s Associate Professor Prue Cormie, who will speak on Exercise as Medicine.
Associate Professor Cormie's presentation will explore the role of exercise for the management of chronic disease. Chronic disease is the leading cause of illness in Australia, affecting one in three people and resulting in considerable personal, social and economic cost. Evidence of the therapeutic effects of exercise will be summarized, and strategies for the implementation of exercise as medicine will be discussed.
When: 2pm to 3pm (AEST), Wednesday 7 September 2016
Where: Rm 6.02, Level 6, 215 Spring Street, Melbourne
How: In person, teleconference, or via videoconference link from an ACU location.
Please contact IHA as per the details below to obtain dial-in details for joining the colloquium via videoconference link from an ACU location or via teleconference from another location.
ACU colleagues are encouraged to dial in from a campus videoconference meeting room or by using Polycom Realpresence on their computer desktop.
Videoconference room bookings can be made via Servicedesk@acu.edu.au or by calling 07 3623 7272. The Service Desk can also assist with Polycom installation on your PC or laptop.
Register your interest in attending by emailing IHA@acu.edu.au or phoning 03 9230 8170.