Evidence for HIIT in Patients With Chronic Disease Webinar

Evidence for the use of HIIT in Patients with Chronic Disease Webinar

The decision whether to use of high intensity interval training (HIIT) presents an interesting challenge to exercise specialists. On one hand the gains in health and fitness are often superior to those observed from traditional moderate intensity continuous exercise (MICE) training. In contrast, anecdotal evidence and intuition may lead the practitioner to consider HIIT use in people with chronic disease may increase the risk of adverse events. This presentation presents efficacy (does it work) and safety evidence for the use of HIIT in people with chronic diseases. Guidance is also given on who may be suitable to undertake HIIT and how it may be optimally delivered.

Presented by Professor Neil A. Smart, PhD, M.Med.Sci., Bsc Hons, ESSAF 

Neil is a research and teaching professor in the degrees of exercise science and clinical exercise physiology at the University of New England. Neil teaches units in exercise physiology, clinical exercise testing, exercise prescription for disease populations, exercise training and patho-physiology of chronic disease. Neil's main research interests in exercise science are in exercise therapy for the management of chronic disease. Specifically Neil is interested in the role of intermittent ischaemia and hypoxia on the ability to improve blood vessel function. Neil has worked extensively with people with heart failure and type II diabetes. Neil has also completed >70 meta-analyses of the various benefits of exercise training in patients with chronic disease such as heart failure and renal failure. Neil provides an exercise physiology clinic so people with chronic illnesses in the local community can access the benefits of regular physical exercise.
Selected Publications
Orcid ID http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8290-6409
Researcher ID E-6822-2011

Schedule

Wednesday, 28 October 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm AEDT

Please note, the times listed are in Australian Eastern Daylight Savings Time.  Your local time will be: 
ACT:         2:00pm - 3:30pm  
NSW:
  2:00pm - 3:30pm
NT:
  12:30pm - 2:00pm
QLD:
  1:00pm - 2:30pm
SA:
  1:30pm - 3:00pm
TAS:
  2:00pm - 3:30pm
VIC:    2:00pm - 3:30pm
WA:
  11:00am - 12:30pm


Please note: This is a live webinar and needs to be watched at the specified time above. If you are unable to watch the webinar live, it will be produced as podcast and can be purchased within the following month.

Rates per person

ESSA Member         $30.00  
Non-Member
  $50.00
ESSA Student Member
  $15.00
Student Non-Member
  $25.00 
Please see terms & conditions for registration type definitions.

Access to Webinar

You will be provided information on how to access this webinar within your registration confirmation email. NB: A confirmation of your attendance is required.
  

Target Audience

Any Accredited Exercise Scientist and/or Accredited Exercise Physiologist

ESSA CPD Points



Registration

Online: After signing into your ESSA profile, select the blue "Register Myself" button below
Manual Form: click here

Registration for this professional development will close at 12:00pm AEDT on Wednesday, 28 October 2020.

Please note:
* Credit card payment is required with online registration which holds a 1% merchant fee. Merchant fee included in registration cost below.
* If a tax invoice is required for payment to be made, please use the manual form.
* Upon registering to any ESSA professional development, you automatically agree to our terms & conditions.


Disclaimers

  • All accredited persons, regardless of any professional development completed/ attended must refer to their accreditation’s Scope of Practice/Standards, and only treat/practice within the same.  
  • ESSA confirms that at the date of release, this professional development meets the requirements of the ESSA Continuing Professional Development Points Guidelines. The information contained in this professional development is of a general nature only, and while every effort and care has been taken to ensure that all representations are accurate as at the date of its release, ESSA accepts no legal liability for any loss or damage suffered as a result of any information provided in this professional development. 
  • ESSA recommends that its members seek appropriate independent professional advice specific to their particular purposes and circumstances (including the provision of medical advice to patients) before relying on it. 
 
When
28/10/2020
Where
Webinar Online

Sign In