BARRY A. FRANKLIN, PhD

Types of Speaking Engagements

  • University Commencement Address (“GPS for Success”)
  • “GPS for Success: Behavioral Skills, Strategies, and Secrets of Superachievers” (30, 60, or 90 minutes)
  • University Visiting Professor: My GPS for Success Course (8−12 student contact hours)
  • Wellness, Health Promotion, Disease Prevention
  • Recent Advances in Preventive Cardiology and Lifestyle Medicine
  • Exercise and Cardiovascular Health: How Much and What Kind?
  • Triggers of Acute Cardiac Events: Novel Preventive Strategies
  • Moving from Our Reactive Sick Care Model to Proactive Healthcare
  • Extreme Exercise and Cardiovascular Health: Changing Paradigms and Perceptions
  • Don’t Forget Tobacco: Impact of Secondhand Smoke and a Smoke-Free Environment on Population Health
  • Beyond Botox and Cosmetic Surgery: Anti-Aging Lifestyle Interventions
  • What is a Healthy Lifestyle?
  • Interpreting the Conventional Exercise Stress Test
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention: New Insights
  • Cardiorespiratory Fitness, Physical Activity, and Cardiovascular Health: Clarifying the Risk-Protection Paradox
  • Putting the Risk of Exercise into Perspective
  • Clinical Exercise Physiology: Understanding METs…and much more
  • Cardiorespiratory Fitness as a Preoperative Predictor of Surgical Risk
  • Emerging Psychosocial Risk Factors in Heart Disease Prevention
  • “Behavioral Skills for Winning in Life: Lessons Learned from Legendary Athletes”

What people are saying about Barry’s forthcoming book: GPS for Success

“This high-energy power packed guide has the altimeter reading at the limit for Dr. Barry Franklin, PhD who is in the captain’s seat. Having known Dr. Franklin for nearly three decades, his positivity and gusto for life embodies an ever-accelerating rocket ship destined for a happier and more satisfied world. 

In this book, the positivity, enthusiasm, humility, respectfulness, circumspection, and assiduousness of a quintessential professional is fully developed. The messages and quick points are tacking for globals, millennials, Generation X, Generation Y, and young boomers. The reader will be buoyed by sage advice that is written and lived by one of America’s leading motivational authors. Sit back, strap in, and countdown to success!”

Peter A. McCullough, MD, MPH

Peter A. McCullough, MD, MPH

Texas A & M University, College of Medicine Professor (Affiliated)
Department of Internal Medicine 
Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX
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