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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - A Western Kentucky University assistant professor has been recognized for his work focusing on exercise among older adults.

Jason Crandall recently received the Distinguished Educator Achievement Award from the Kentucky Association for Gerontology. The award recognizes exceptional effort as a teacher in gerontology and geriatrics.

Crandall is an assistant professor of exercise science at Western.

His research focuses on physical activity interventions for special populations, and he is especially interested in physical activity for older adults.

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