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Healthy adult aging and balance: Where do we stand?
March 18, 2020 at 10:00 am - 11:00 amFree
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.
Brian Dalton, PhD
Assistant Professor, School of Health and Exercise Sciences, Faculty of Health and Social Development, UBC Okanagan
Mike Kennefick, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Health and Exercise Sciences, Faculty of Health and Social Development, UBC Okanagan
Free and open to the public – Everyone is welcome
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