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The Motivation to Exercise in Age

Thursday, April 9, 2020
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Library and Gallery, Albin O. Kuhn : 7th Floor

Social Sciences Forum 

Candace S. Brown
Assistant Professor of Gerontology,

University of North Carolina at Charlotte


"The Motivation to Exercise in Age"


It is known that maintaining physical function, through activity, is one key to successful aging. Brown will present an interactive session on understanding the role that motivation plays in maintaining an active lifestyle through the lifespan.

Reception to follow. 

Sponsored by: Erickson School of Aging Studies; Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Health Administration and Policy; the Doctoral Program in Gerontology.

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