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CEPA 2023 Virtual Conference

11 February 2023

Final Program [Times shown below are EST]

Abstract ePresentations

 Speaker bios

10:00 am – 10:10 am • Opening Remarks

Drs. Laura Richardson & Cemal Ozemek

10:10 am – 11:10 am [Invited Speaker]

Long COVID – The Role of Exercise Physiology in Understanding and Addressing Changes in Functional Status and Quality of Life
Dr. Mark Faghy; University of Derby, United Kingdom
Sponsored by MGC Diagnostics 

11:15 am – 12:15 pm [Invited Speaker]

Exercise During Cancer Recovery: Safety, Efficacy, and Implementation Strategies
Dr. Karen Wonders; Maple Tree Cancer Alliance

12:20 pm – 12:50 pm

Becoming Essential: Next Steps to Align the Fitness Industry and Exercise Profession
Francis Neric, Gram Melstrand, & Dr. Brian Biagioli

12:55 pm – 1:55 pm [Invited Speaker]

GPS for Success: Skills, Strategies, and Secrets of Superachievers
Dr. Barry Franklin; Beaumont Health
Sponsored by the University of Illinois at Chicago

1:55 pm – 2:15 pm • Early Investigator Award & Break

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm [Invited Speaker]

Exercise Training and Multiple Sclerosis
Dr. Rob Motl; University of Illinois at Chicago

3:20 pm – 4:20 pm [Invited Speaker]

Physical Activity as Prevention/Treatment for Type-2 Diabetes: The Importance of Context
Dr. Barry Braun; Colorado State University

4:25 pm – 4:55 pm

Urges to Move and Other Motivational States for Physical Activity in Clinical Populations
Dr. Matthew Stults-Kolehmainen; Yale New Haven Hospital

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Exercise Prescription in Pediatric Patients with Congenital Heart Disease
Malloree Rice; Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

5:30 pm – 5:35 pm • Closing Remarks & Conference Wrap-Up

Drs. Laura Richardson & Cemal Ozemek