Experience LMU: "Obesity and Behavior”

    Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 3:30 PM until 4:30 PMPacific Daylight Time

    Heather Tarleton, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of Health and Human Sciences
    Frank R. Seaver College of Science and Engineering

    Dr. Tarleton teaches courses in Nutrition, Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Obesity & Behavior, Public Health, Health & Wellbeing in Homeless Communities, Health Services for Marginalized Populations, Healthcare Administration, Cancer Survivorship, and Medical Bioethics. Her primary research projects examine the effects of exercise-based interventions as well as psychosocial interventions on reducing the risk of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and poor quality of life among cancer survivors. The interventions aim to improve cancer survivors’ overall capacity to engage in life by addressing fatigue, balance, musculoskeletal health and strength, cardiorespiratory fitness, neuropathy and psychosocial barriers.  

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