Michael J. LaMonte

PhD, MPH

mike lamonte.

Michael J. LaMonte

PhD, MPH

Michael J. LaMonte

PhD, MPH

Research Topics

Measurement of physical activity and functional capacity, and their influence on the epidemiology of cardiovascular disease as well as healthy aging with focus in postmenopausal women. Also interested in how studying the human microbiome and metabolome can enhance understanding of mechanisms linking modifiable risk factors to diseases of aging.

Contact Information

273 Farber Hall

Buffalo NY, 14214

Phone: (716) 829-5379

Fax: (716) 829-2979

mlamonte@buffalo.edu

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UB News

11/6/19

Women who did the highest amount of physical activity had an 18% lower risk of hip fracture and 6% lower risk of total fracture.

3/15/19

Light activity appears to reduce risk of stroke or heart failure by up to 22 percent, and the risk of heart attack or coronary death by as much as 42 percent.

9/5/18

UB-led study is the largest and most comprehensive to date that has evaluated physical activity within the context of heart failure prevention.

11/16/17

UB-led study shows significant reduction in death risk among women over 65 who regularly engaged in light physical activities like household chores.

3/29/17

UB-led study is among the largest and focuses exclusively on postmenopausal women in whom periodontitis, total tooth loss and cardiovascular disease is high nationally.

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