Clemson University

College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences Health Series

Clemson University’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences is focused on becoming a national and international leader in building people and communities. Through their unique combination of departments and schools, they equip students and engage research and outreach to address health and wellness challenges. This free inaugural Spring lecture series will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the Charles K. Cheezem Education Center.

Marieke Van Puymbroeck, PhD, is a Roy Distinguished Professor of Health Innovation Research and coordinator of the Recreational Therapy program at Clemson University. Her research focuses on yoga as a therapeutic intervention for individuals with chronic disease and disability, including individuals with chronic stroke, breast cancer survivors and individuals with Parkinson’s Disease. She is currently working on a project to infuse fall prevention into Oconee Memorial Hospital, as well as an NIH-funded study on the use of yoga for individuals with chronic pain and their caregivers.


Friday, April 26, 2019 at 11:00am

Charles K. Cheezem Education Center, Auditorium 100 Thomas Green Blvd., Clemson, SC 29631

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Lectures / Seminars / Speakers


Centers and Institutes, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

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All Audiences




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