Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences

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  • GPSA Research Winners

    Congratulations to Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences students Andrew Nordin, Kristyne Bartel, and Jenni Kumanchik who earned awards in the Science and Health Science categories of the Graduate and Professional Student Research Forum. Kumanchik earned a first place award, Nordin and Bartel each received honorable mention awards.

  • New Faces: Brach Poston

    This new professor is a heavy lifter in terms of neurophysiology research and Olympic-style competition.

  • Nutrition and Healthy Living

    The Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences offers a Nutrition Education and Healthy Living Series throughout the year, covering topics such as weight management, bone health, and sports nutrition.

  • Research

    The department is part of a $20.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health focused on putting clinical health research into practice and on addressing regional health concerns, such as access to care, cancer, obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular and infectious diseases.