UAB’s new REACT Center is the national coordinating center for six centers designed to promote research and train scientists and clinicians in the medical rehabilitation field.
A diabetes drug combined with exercise may help older adults regrow muscle, and UAB’s Center for Exercise Medicine is investigating.
The UAB Center for Exercise Medicine hosted the first face-to-face meeting of the newly implemented National Exercise Clinical Trials Network, attracting researchers from 49 institutions across the country.
Researchers show that high-intensity strength training improves mobility, mood and overall quality of life for Parkinson’s patients.
The first symposium at the UAB Center for Exercise Medicine brought together scientists from across Alabama and beyond to discuss applying exercise research in different disciplines.
A researcher who came to UAB in 1984, Gary Hunter has been an international leader in exercise adaptation, energy metabolism and body composition research.