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Oklahoma State University
Department of Wellness

America's HEALTHIEST Campus®

Wellness Wednesday: Better Bones

Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time: noon-12:50 pm
Location: Human Sciences Room 160, the Hal Smith Demonstration Classroom (located in the new north wing of Human Sciences)
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Registration Fee: No-shows will be charged $10 to their bursar account.

To register call 405-744-WELL (9355) or email

Come learn:

-why bone health has broad implications on overall health;
-how to identify your level of risk and what you can do to reduce it;
-the who, what, when and where of osteoporosis screening; and
-what you can do if you find out you have low bone density or osteoporosis

Speaker Bio:

Brenda is a Regents Professor in the Department of Nutritional Sciences and the John and Sue Taylor Professor of Human Sciences.  Her B.S. and M.S. are in Exercise Physiology and she holds a Ph.D. in Human Sciences with an option in Nutritional Sciences.  Her research program focuses on understanding how bioactive components in the diet can be used to alter the immune response which in turn affects the risk for chronic diseases such as osteoporosis.