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Dr. Mark Tremblay to speak on the Fredericton campus-FR

Author: myUNB News

Posted on Mar 15, 2018

Category: News and Notices

Dr. Mark Tremblay, former UNB Professor, has a MSc and PhD from the Department of Community Health with a specialty in Exercise Science.  Dr. Tremblay is the Director of Health Active Living and Obesity Research (HALO) at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute and Profess of Pediatrics in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa .  He is a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine, Chair of the Active Healthy Kids Global Alliance, Chair of he Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines Committee, and Found of the Sedentary Behaviour Research Network.  Dr. Trembly has published more than 350 scientific papers and book chapters in the areas of childhood obesity, physical activity measurements, exercise physiology, sedentary physiology and health surveillance. 

Dr. Tremblay is to speak on "The Canadian 24-hour guidelines for the early years (0-4 years):  An integration of physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep" on Thursday, March 15 at 10 a.m. in Marshall d'Avray Hall, 143.

For further information, please contact membershipservices@fitnessnb.ca.

All are welcome to attend.

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