Professor Emeritus Dr. John Ivy Gives Keynote Presentation at Alderson Lecture and Awards Celebration

Alderson Lecture Series

The Alderson Lecture and Awards Celebration is an annual event that honors current faculty and students, along with a lecture relating to kinesiology and health education. The 2017 event was held on March 29th.

This year’s ceremony also featured John Ivy as the keynote presenter. He put forward a lecture on “Nutrient Timing: Optimizing Protein Intake for Muscle Development and Strength.” Dr. Ivy is a Professor Emeritus of Kinesiology and Health Education. He served on the faculty at the University of Texas for 31 years and as Chair of the Department of Kinesiology and Health Education for 13 years.

Ivy was also inducted into the Hall of Honor on the same day, which recognized distinguished alumni, faculty and community leaders.