Nathan K. LeBrasseur, Ph.D.

Senior Associate Consultant, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinic

Nathan K. LeBrasseur, Ph.D., is an associate professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation and an assistant professor of physiology in the College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic. He conducts translational bench-to-bedside research to identify ways to counter functional decline and frailty in the face of aging and disease.

At Mayo Clinic, Dr. LeBrasseur is director of the Healthspan Assessment Laboratory in the Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging and director of the Muscle Performance and Physical Function Core in the Center for Translational Science Activities.

He is also co-director of the Healthy Aging and Independent Living Lab, a partnership between the Center for Innovation and the Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging.

2012 conference presentation