A sincere congratulations to Nick Held on his successful PhD defense. Well done, Dr. Held!
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Congratulations to Katie Lienhard
A sincere congratulations to Katie Lienhard for her successful MSc thesis defense. Well done!
Congratulations to Andrew Jeklin
A sincere congratulations to Andrew Jeklin on the successful completion of his undergraduate medical degree. Congratulations, Dr. Jeklin!
Congratulations to Barb Morrison
Congratulations to Barb Morrison who recently completed an internship in the United Kingdom with world experts Dr. David Oxborough and Dr. Keith George (January – March, 2020). Barb received a prestigious CIHR Canada Graduate Scholarship – Michael Smith Foreign Study Read More …
Article cited more than 7,400 times!
We are extremely pleased to report that an article created by Drs. Warburton and Bredin (published in the prestigious Canadian Medical Association Journal) has now been cited over 7,400 times. This article is amongst the most cited papers in the history Read More …
40+ Associations & Friends of ICCPR
We are pleased to announce that there are now 39 associations and 10 friends of the International Council of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (ICCPR; http://globalcardiacrehab.com).
HER EXCELLENCY GOVERNOR GENERAL JULIE PAYETTE BECOMES VICEREGAL PATRON OF NHFI
(Vancouver, March 9, 2020) Dr. Jack Taunton, a Founding Director of the National Health and Fitness Institute, announced today that Her Excellency the Governor General of Canada, Madame Julie Payette, has accepted the Institute’s invitation for her to become its Read More …
Congratulations to Henry Lai!
A sincere congratulations to Henry Lai who successfully defended his MSc thesis entitled “CO-CREATION OF A STRENGTHS-BASED APPROACH TO IMPROVE CARDIOMETABOLIC HEALTH: A COMMUNITY-BASED AND INDIGENOUS LED HEALTHY LIFESTYLE INTERVENTION.” We are proud of you!
Congratulations to Brandon Humphrey!
A sincere congratulations to Brandon Humphrey who successfully defended his MKIN major paper entitled “A Review of Supramaximal Resistance Training: Current Understandings and Practical Applications for Athletic Populations.” Congratulations on this major achievement and the successful completion of your Masters Read More …
RainForest Trail Run
What an amazing day for our trainees, staff, and athletes who participated in the inaugural RainForest Trail Run. The RainForest Trail run was conceived by the Vancouver Sun Run founders as a way to promote Indigenous ways of understanding and Read More …