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Healthy adult aging and balance: Where do we stand?

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University of British Columbia Okanagan

Reichwald Health Sciences - RHS 129

1088 Discovery Avenue

Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7

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A PARTNERSHIP IN RESEARCH SEMINAR
Sponsored by
the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention,

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 10 - 11:00 am PST
UBC Okanagan
Reichwald Health Sciences - RHS 129

Healthy adult aging and balance: Where do we stand?

PRESENTER:
Brian Dalton, PhD
Assistant Professor, School of Health and Exercise Sciences, Faculty of Health and Social Development, UBC Okanagan

ABSTRACT: Approximately one out of every four older people encounter a fall per year, which can lead to serious injury. Balance is an important aspect for activities of independent, daily living. This talk will explore an overview of the underlying causes of age-related falls risks and discuss potential factors that may enhance standing balance control.

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Reichwald Health Sciences - RHS 129

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