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Learning in Retirement: “The Strong Survivors Program”

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Date(s) - 02/16/2022
10:30 am - 11:30 am


Dr. Philip Anton will discuss the Strong Survivors Exercise and Nutrition Program for Cancer Survivors and Caregivers at the Zoom-delivered Southern Illinois Learning in Retirement (SILIR) meeting. The Strong Survivors Program provides free individualized exercise programs based on medical and fitness histories, initial fitness assessment results, and quality of life goals. The Program is co-sponsored by the SIUC School of Human Sciences, the SIH Cancer Institute, and John A. Logan College.
Dr. Anton, the Strong Survivors Program creator, directs SIUC’s Exercise Science Program in the School of Human Sciences. He also directs he University’s Julie A. Honerkamp Strong Survivors Cancer Rehabilitation Laboratory.
The meeting is free to the public. To sign up and receive the Zoom link, contact Jackie Welch at 618-536-7751 or e-mail by February 14.
Membership in SILIR provides classes and activities to those 50 and over. The dues are $13 for the January – June period. To join contact Jackie Welch via the phone number or e-mail provided above. SILIR Website:

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