Sponsored by the University of Illinois Chicago
GPS for Success Skills, Strategies, and Secrets of Superachievers
Barry Franklin, PhD
; Director Preventive Cardiology William Beaumont Hospital
Barry A. Franklin, PhD, currently serves as Director, Preventive Cardiology/Cardiac Rehabilitation, Beaumont Health, RO, and Professor, Internal Medicine, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine. He served as president of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation as well as the American College of Sports Medicine. Dr. Franklin is a past Editor in Chief of the Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention, and currently has formal editorial board appointments with 15 scientific and clinical journals. He has authored, coauthored, or edited >700 scientific and clinical publications, including 103 book chapters and 27 books. In 2015, he was listed by Thomson Reuter’s among the World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds (Clinical Medicine). His latest book represents a secondary pursuit or passion of his, that is, the study of highly successful people in all walks of life, and is entitled, “GPS for Success: Skills, Strategies, and Secrets of Superachievers” (Productivity Press, NY, NY).