UTEP’s IHL Executive Director To Serve on The Obesity Society’s Executive Committee

This article was first published in the El Paso Herald-Post on December 05, 2018 UTEP officials announced that Leah Whigham, Ph.D., executive director of the Paso del Norte Institute for Healthy Living (IHL) at UTEP, will serve as secretary/treasurer of The Obesity Society (TOS). Whigham holds a Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry from Iowa State University and

Building an Exercise Toolbox for Your Patients or Clients with Obesity: Workshop #3

This 2 ¾ hour in-person course is the first of a four-part series that presents current evidence-based approaches pertaining to the benefits and application strategies of physical activity and exercise for the management of obesity and its comorbidities. This course is appropriate for clinical and community-based allied health and fitness professionals who work with adults with different levels of