APNM Presidents' Lecture

Last updated 5 February 2015

The APNM Presidents' Lecture is a keynote event at the annual CSEP conference, sponsored by the CSEP journal, Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. The lecture was first given at CSEP 2012 in Regina, Saskatchewan.

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2014 Lecturer

Guang Sun, PhD, Memorial University of Newfoundland

"The genetic, nutritional and endocrine factors of human obesity: findings from NL studies"


2013 Lecturer

Tara Haas, PhD, York University

"Go with the Flow- controlling capillary growth in skeletal muscle"


2012 Lecturer

Mark Tarnopolsky, MD, PhD, FRCP(C), McMaster University

"Local and systemic benefits of exercise in human and murine aging"

Mark Tarnopolsky, MD, PhD, FRDP(C), is the Clinical and Research Director of the Corkins/Lammert Family Neuromuscular and Neurometabolic Clinic at McMaster University. He holds an endowed chair at McMaster Children's Hospital and Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation in Neuromuscular Diseases and is a Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine. He completed a PhD in cell biology and metabolism and residency training in Neurology and Physiatry. He is also a fellow of the American Academy of Electrodiagnostic Medicine. He has received the Dr. David Green Award from the Muscular Dystrophy Association in 2005. He received the Barsky Lectureship for Excellence in Mitochondrial Medicine in 2007 and the honor award for Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology 2008.

APNM Journal

Online access to all current and past issues of the CSEP journal, Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, is included with most* classes of CSEP membership.

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*CSEP Certified Personal Trainers® can subscribe to the journal for a $20 annual fee. Contact CSEP to order: 1-877-651-3755 x226