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Energy Balance Journal Club - Psychosocial factors predicting physical activity in cancer survivors: How do we get patients to exercise?

Energy Balance Journal Club - Psychosocial factors predicting physical activity in cancer survivors: How do we get patients to exercise?

 

Psychosocial factors predicting physical activity in cancer survivors: How do we get patients to exercise?
 
Facilitated by Karen Basen-Engquist, PhD, MPH & Matthew Cox-Martin, PhD
Friday, December 13, 2013
12:00 – 1:00pm
FCT20.5201
Lunch provided to the first 20 attendees
 
Articles include:
·         Basen-Engquist, K, Carmack, CL, Li, Y, Brown, J, Jhingran, A, Hughes, DC, & Waters, A. Social Cognitive Theory Predictors of Exercise Behavior in Endometrial Cancer Survivors.
·         Rogers, LQ, Shah, P, Dunnington, G, Greive, A, Shanmugham, A, Dawson, B, & Courneya, KS. Social cognitive theory and physical activity during breast cancer treatment.

 

The Center for Energy Balance in Cancer Prevention and Survivorship’s monthly trans-disciplinary journal club aims to bring researchers from multiple disciplines together to examine different energy balance-related topics.
 
Center for Energy Balance in Cancer Prevention and Survivorship is directed by Karen Basen-Engquist, Ph.D., M.P.H

Date: 12/13/13, 12pm to 1pm
Time: 12/13/13, 12pm to 1pm
Location: FCT 20.5201
Format: All Employee Meeting
Facilitator: Dr. Karen Basen-Engquist
Speaker: Dr.Matthew Cox-Martin
Speaker Bio: Dr. Matthew Cox is a Postdoctoral Fellow for the Center for Energy Balance in Cancer Prevention and Survivorship in the Behavioral Science department at M.D. Anderson. Dr. Cox’s research focuses on developing behavioral and psychological interventions to increase physical activity among cancer survivors and examining the causal psycho-social factors of these interventions.
Sponsor: Center for Energy Balance in Cancer Prevention and Survivorship
Contact: Nazim Ali - (713) 792-2431 - nnali@mdanderson.org
Attachments:
  EB Jo Club 12.13.13 Flier.pdf (PDF, 168 KB)