Jones, Gareth

Medical Cannabis and Arthritis

Gareth Jones PhD, CEP

Director of Health, Education and Social Development

Okanagan Indian Band

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Okanagan Indian Band

Tel: 250-542-4328
email: okibadmin@okanagan.org

  • Director of Health, Education and Social Development, Okanagan Indian Band
  • Associate Editor in Chief, Journal of Aging and Physical Activity
  • Development and evaluation of interventions that target the prehabiliation and rehabilitation needs of frail older adults, including those with dementia
  • Understanding the contribution of sarcopenic obesity on functional decline and eventual frailty
  • Aboriginal health
  • Exploration of the built environment and its influence on successful aging in the Okanagan
  • Aging and physical activity

Prehabilitative Exercise Training: Optimizing Castric Banding Surgery Outcomes in Obese Patients
PI: Gareth Jones, Lorne Friesen
Co-I: Andrew Sellars, Andreas Kluftinger, Grant Pagdin, Ginny Sellars, Jordelle Dupre
Date: 2010-2011
Funded By: IHLCDP, Research Interest Group Grant, $10,000

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