From NASA to MSK: Exercise Oncology

VIDEO | 59:29

NASA scientists have used exercise to mitigate the deconditioning experienced by astronauts in space for over 50 years.  In this introduction to the new field of exercise oncology, Dr. Jessica Scott will discuss her research examining how NASA’s countermeasures program may help to prevent or reverse multisystem toxicity after a diagnosis of cancer. 


Jessica Scott, PhD
Exercise Oncology Program
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK)
former Senior Scientist in the Exercise Physiology and Countermeasures Laboratory
NASA Johnson Space Center