The Big Fat Truth about Exercise: Webcast of Dr. Steven Blair
A webcast is now available for the Bloomberg
Manulife Prize Roundtable held January 12, 2012 with
guest speaker and prize winner, Dr. Steven Blair,
University of South Carolina.
Widely regarded as the lead contributor to a new area of epidemiological research linking physical fitness with decreased mortality and numerous health benefits, Dr. Blair is a professor of exercise science at the Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina. Seen as an academic leader in his field, he has advised governments and health organisations, has published over 500 scientific papers and book chapters, and is one of a handful of people outside the U.S. Public Health Service to be awarded the Surgeon General’s Medallion.