Secondary Faculty

I-Min Lee

Professor in the Department of Epidemiology

Epidemiology

Other Positions

Professor of Medicine

Medicine-Brigham and Women's Hospital

Harvard Medical School


Bibliography

Joint associations of accelero-meter measured physical activity and sedentary time with all-cause mortality: a harmonised meta-analysis in more than 44 000 middle-aged and older individuals.

Ekelund U, Tarp J, Fagerland MW, Johannessen JS, Hansen BH, Jefferis BJ, Whincup PH, Diaz KM, Hooker S, Howard VJ, Chernofsky A, Larson MG, Spartano N, Vasan RS, Dohrn IM, Hagströmer M, Edwardson C, Yates T, Shiroma EJ, Dempsey P, Wijndaele K, Anderssen SA, Lee IM.

Br J Sports Med. 2020 Dec. 54(24):1499-1506. PMID: 33239356


News

Evidence mounts on the benefits of strength training

A recent meta-analysis found that people who do muscle-strengthening workouts are less likely to die prematurely than those who don’t, adding to previous evidence that strength training has long-term health benefits.

Walking daily may boost healthy aging

Studies have shown that a regular walking habit can promote weight control, but it may also provide additional health benefits for body and mind as people age.