Eighth EW Barker Professorship: Professor Theodore J. Angelopoulos

Eighth EW Barker Professorship: Professor Theodore J. Angelopoulos

Date & Time

28 August 2015, 00:00


NIE and Singapore Sports Hub


Physical Education & Sports Science (PESS)

Events Details

The Physical Education & Sports Science (PESS) has the great pleasure to invite our next 8th EW Barker Professor, Professor Theodore Angelopoulos (Professor and Director of Research in the School of Health Sciences and Director of the Obesity Research Center at Emory & Henry College in Virginia, US) to spend his stint with us from 24 Aug to 20 Sept 2015. Prof Angelopoulos is a renowned Professor in the area of physiogenomics related to human performance and health and he will be presenting two public lectures in NIE and Sport Singapore respectively.

The details are as follows:

1st Public Lecture – Obesity as Global Health Threat and Promising Interventions for its Prevention

Date:               Friday, 28 August 2015

Time:               7.00pm (Reception will be served at 6.30pm)

Venue:             Lecture Theatre 1, National Institute of Education

                        1 Nanyang Walk, S637616

2nd Public Lecture -  Genomic Aspects of Human Performance; Emphasis on Muscle Strength, Muscle Size and Aerobic Capacity

Date:               Tuesday, 1 September 2015

Time:               7.30pm (Reception will be served at 6.30pm)

Venue:             Singapore Sports Hub Auditorium (within Visitors’ Centre)

                        6 Stadium Walk, S397698

Please RSVP with Ashley/Erny at pess@nie.edu.sg