World Renowed Sports Cardiologist - Dr. Ben Levine
Dr. Levine is a renowned sports cardiologist who sees athletes with cardiovascular medical problems from around the world as well as serves as a consultant to a plethora of professional sports organizations. Dr. Levine also has a unique background in space medicine, serving as a co-investigator on 4 Spacelab missions. Currently, he serves as the Director of the Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital - Dallas. His global research interests center on the adaptive capacity of the circulation in response to exercise training, deconditioning, aging, and environmental stimuli such as spaceflight and high altitude. In addition to being a key contributor to the guidelines for the management of athletes with heart disease since 1994, Dr. Levine has been a prolific scholar with over 300 publications and a long, sustained track record of funding.
Join us for a community talk on ‘Aging, Fitness, and Failure: Optimizing Cardiovascular Function’ that will be insightful to all in attendance.
Thursday, February 13 at 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Dee J. Kelly Alumni & Visitors Center, Cox A
2820 Stadium Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76109