News: Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences

spoon pours candy sprinkles atop pile of white sugar
Research | July 17, 2019
How does the body react when you nix sugar from your diet? UNLV nutritionist Samantha Coogan shares a winning solution for withdrawal symptoms, and what to expect when they’re over.
blood pressure equipment against white background
Campus News | June 27, 2019
Formerly called School of Allied Health Sciences, the renamed unit has also launched new department of brain health.
four portraits of women
Research | April 9, 2019
Four students on the chances they’ve taken, the confidence they’ve gained, and the dreams they continue to chase.
Campus News | March 4, 2019
Packing your lunch doesn’t have to stop once you grow up. UNLV nutritionist offers tips on how to pack a healthy, affordable midday meal.
John Pierce
People | October 11, 2018
Dr. John Pierce, Allied Health Services Alumnus of the Year, still passes a lesson he learned from a UNLV professor on to his patients today.
two women
Research | October 8, 2018
UNLV researchers find that planning and produce can help moms-to-be reduce diabetes risks.
Dharini BHammar, an assistant professor in the department of kinesiology and nutrition sciences.
People | September 10, 2018
Helping tackle America's obesity epidemic is among the goals of this exercise physiology professor.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
People | September 4, 2018
From UNLV Magazine fall 2018 issue
stethoscope
Research | August 23, 2018
Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network to expand research capacity at UNLV and 12 partner institutions with the aim of improving the health of residents.
man outside
People | May 9, 2018
The research he’s done at UNLV has set Eggleston on a path to addressing movement-related impairments in children with developmental disorders or disabilities.
woman with AED
People | April 12, 2018
Athletic trainer Chely Arias’ quick actions on a high school ball field turned a harrowing scene into a happy ending.
Portrait of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences Professor Gabriele Wulf.
People | April 10, 2018
Kinesiology professor Gabriele Wulf’s studies on athletic performance aligns with the surge of pro sports teams in Southern Nevada.