George Carlo, performance coach for the Detroit Tigers, will present “Secrets of Champions” during a men’s health night program at Jamestown Community College’s Jamestown Campus from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on November 12.
The program, sponsored by JCC’s campus health center, will be held in the Physical Education Complex and is open to male students as well as men from the community.
Dr. Carlo has served as a performance advisor in the University of Buffalo athletic department since 2010. A former member of the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences faculty, Dr. Carlo focuses his research on the science of nervous system and musculo-skeletal function during performance.
Dr. Carlo coached defensive ends and linebackers at the University of Buffalo from 1977 through 1979 and was an athletic advisor at the University of Arkansas from1979 through 1982. He served as a performance consultant to field personnel in several U.S. government agencies including the Department of Defense, the Central Intelligence Agency and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
He worked in college basketball while at George Washington University from 1994 through 2002, was a performance advisor to professional golfers on Jack Nicklaus’ Golden Bear Tour, and remains an advisor to players on the PGA and LPGA tours.
Developer of the Secrets of Champions’ athletic peak performance programs, Dr. Carlo is a widely published author on health policy issues. He earned bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees at the State University of New York at Buffalo and a juris doctorate at George Washington University.