WWJ | Karmanos Seeks 20 Cancer Survivors for Commerce Township Fitness Classes


Karmanos, in partnership with Wayne State University, is seeking 20 cancer survivors to register for the Cross Training and Physical Activity: A Better Life Experience (CAPABLE) classes in Commerce Township. CAPABLE is a fitness program created by Jennifer Beebe-Dimmer, Ph.D., MPH, epidemiologist, leader of the Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, scientific director of the Epidemiology Research Core at Karmanos, and principal investigator of the CAPABLE study. The program teaches cancer survivors interval training and strength and conditioning workouts of simple movements performed at scalable levels. Dr. Beebe-Dimmer’s research with her team has shown favorable and beneficial results for cancer survivors and patients.

Learn more about CAPABLE here.

Register for a course near you here.

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