Come along to hear the latest science and get inspired to use exercise as a medicine.
Professor Rob Newton’s current major research directions include: cancer related fatigue and the influence of exercise; exercise medicine and tumour biology, reducing decline in strength, body composition and functional ability in cancer patients.
Professor Rob Newton is Associate Dean, Medical and Exercise Sciences and Co-Director of the Exercise Medicine Research Institute, School of Medical and Health Sciences at Edith Cowan University. He is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with Distinction with the NSCA, Fellow of Exercise and Sports Science Australia and Fellow of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
He has over 30 years of academic and professional experience in exercise and sports science and has been at ECU since 2003. He has published over 290 refereed scientific journal articles, two books, 16 book chapters and has a current h-Index of 59 with his work being cited over 12,500 times.
All welcome to this free comunity event co-hosted by Solaris Cancer Care, Breast Cancer Care WA and melanomaWA.