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Werber-Zion, Galila

Werber-Zion, Galila
Associate Professor
Health and Physical Education
Areas of Expertise:
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Childhood obesity

At the beginning of my academic career my research focused on cardiac rehabilitation, but in the past few years I shifted my interest to a population in danger of developing cardiac disorders, that of obese children.  Since about half of obese school-aged children become obese adults, I decided to address the risk factors for cardiac disease from the primary prevention domain. 

Education:
Degree Institution Field Dates
PhD  University of Florida     
MS  Tel Aviv University     

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Werber-Zion, Galila
 

Werber-Zion, Galila
Associate Professor
Health and Physical Education