Scott Strath, Ph.D., FACSM
Center for Aging and Translational Research
College of Health Sciences- Department of Kinesiology
Interests & Expertise:
Dr. Strath joined UWM in 2003 and is a professor in the Department of Kinesiology, Exercise Science and Health Promotion. He holds affiliate appointments with the Medical College of Wisconsin, as well as the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Strath’s primary research focus revolves around physical activity and public health. Specific interests include the relationship between physical activity, cardiovascular, metabolic and functional health in the elderly; physical activity promotional strategies for the elderly; physical activity assessment; physical activity epidemiology; community and national physical activity patterns; and environmental determinants of physical activity behavior for the elderly. To see Dr. Strath’s full profile, click here. Click here to see Dr. Strath’s vitae.
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Most Recent Publications:
Rowley, T.W., Lenz, E.K., Swartz, A.M., Miller, N.E., Maeda, H., & Strath, S.J. (2017). Efficacy of an Individually Tailored, Internet-Mediated Physical Activity Intervention in Older Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 733464817735396. doi:10.1177/0733464817735396
Strath, S.J. & Rowley, T.W. (2017). Wearables for Promoting Physical Activity. Clinical Chemistry, 64(1), 53-63. doi:10.1373/clinchem.2017.272369
Welch, W.A., Alexander, N.B., Swartz, A.M., Miller, N.E., Twardzik, E., & Strath, S.J. (2017). Individualized Estimation of Physical Activity in Older Adults with Type 2 Diabetes. Medicine & Science in Sports and Exercise, 49(11), 2185-2190. doi:10.1249/MSS.0000000000001355