Mind the Gap: Exploring Nutritional Health and Weight Management Interests of Individuals with Osteoarthritis – September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022
Description: Ashley Buck, MS, will discuss a recent study in which the OAAA explored the gap between what individuals with osteoarthritis want to know about nutrition education and what healthcare professionals believe they need to know.
Speaker: Ashley Buck is a PhD student in the Human Movement Science Curriculum at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is a member of the Pietrosimone Lab Group in the MOTION Science Institute. Her primary research interests are in exploring the impacts of ACL injury on knee biomechanics and biochemistry to further understand the development of post-traumatic osteoarthritis. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine at Pepperdine University (2016) and her Master of Science in Kinesiology at Seattle University (2022). At Seattle University, she worked under Dr Sarah Shultz assisting in research surrounding osteoarthritis and lower extremity biomechanics in children with obesity.
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