John M Jakicic, PhD FTOS FACSM
  • Distinguished Professor
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Pittsburgh, PA USA

Biography

Dr. Jakicic is a Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of Health and Physical Activity at the University of Pittsburgh. He is also the Director of the Healthy Lifestyle Institute along with his research laboratory, the Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center. He has been a thought leader in the role of physical activity and sedentary behavior for body weight regulation. He most recently served on the Advisory Committee for the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans that were established by the US Department of Health and Human Services.


Schedule

Sunday 11/03

Tuesday 11/05

Thursday 11/07

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