Center on Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Seminar Series Presents:
Sedentary Behavior and Its Role in Energy Balance
With Barbara Nicklas, PhD
Professor of Internal Medicine, Gerontology & Geriatric Medicine
Barbara Nicklas, PhD, is Professor of Internal Medicine in the Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, and Deputy Director of the WFBH Sticht Center for Healthy Aging and Alzheimer’s Prevention. She has cross-appointments in the WFU Department of Health and Exercise Science and the Translational Science Institute. Dr. Nicklas is an experienced clinical investigator with research and scientific expertise in the fields of exercise physiology, obesity, and aging. She has vast experience in conducting exercise and diet clinical trials, particularly in older adults, with both clinical and biological outcomes.