Prof. Dr. Ignacio Ara

Prof. Dr. Ignacio Ara

Dr. Ignacio Ara, professor at the University of Castilla La Mancha (UCLM). European Doctorate in Physical Activity and Sports Sciences from the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULGPC). Visiting Researcher at the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen (Denmark). Fellowship and member of the Scientific Committee of the European College of Sports Sciences (ECSS). Director of the GENUD Toledo Research Group of the UCLM that is part of the Biomedical Research Center on Frailty and Healthy Aging Network (CIBERFES) of the Carlos III Health Institute. President of the Physical Exercise and Health Network (EXERNET).

Research in Practice #2:

The track “Research in Practice” is presenting leading research building up innovative interventions supporting active living and/or health promotion; or providing new evidence from interventions developed considering exercise as medicine. The selected projects will inform the future development of activities, programmes and/or services supporting Active Living….

In this session Prof. Ara will chair the presentations from a selected pool of four projects and will challenge positively the speakers.