Duck-Chul “DC” Lee receives award to further research on cardiovascular disease prevention exercises

September 27, 2019

Duck-Chul Lee, associate professor in kinesiology, received $688,674 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute for the CardioRACE project (Comparison of the Cardiovascular Benefits of Resistance, Aerobic, and Combined Exercise). This is the fourth installment of the five-year grant, totaling $3,335,624. CardioRACE focuses on creating a one-year exercise intervention in 400 adults are at a high risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD). This study aims to improve the quality of life of those who are projected to be affected by CVD, discovering the most effective combination of physical activities to utilize.

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Contact Details:

Name: DC Lee
Phone: 515-294-8042
Department: in kinesiology