Champions of Health and Fitness

January 5, 2011

Fitness Magazine

Kathryn Schmitz, PhD, MPH, an associate professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and a member of the Abramson Cancer Center, was named one of Fitness magazine's 2011 Champions of Heath and Fitness for her leadership in promoting and researching the benefits of exercise for cancer patients and survivors. "A pioneer who has been researching the benefits of strength training for breast cancer survivors for more than a decade," the magazine writes, "Schmitz says exercise improves quality of life and empowers women to reconnect with their bodies." Read More