2007 Student Research Conference:
20th Annual Student Research Conference

Human Potential and Performance

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program: Programming in the Senior Housing Setting
Rebecca N. Verhaeghe*, Nancy K. Reid, Joe A. Stauber, and Ben S. Reine
Dr. Carol Cox and Dr. Roberta Donahue, Faculty Mentors

Members of the Health Science Honorary Fraternity Eta Sigma Gamma were trained and certified by the Arthritis Foundation to conduct the Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program (AFEP), a seated or wheelchair exercise course, for those with arthritis. Six, one-hour long AFEP classes were then taught by Gammans to persons with arthritis at an area senior housing complex.

Keywords: Eta Sigma Gamma, Arthritis Foundation, Exercise Program

Topic(s):Health Science

Presentation Type: Poster

Session: 2-21
Location: OP Lobby
Time: 4:15 pm

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