News & Updates
Dengel to publish research on effects of abdominal fat in children
Dec 10, 2013: Dr. Donald Dengel, professor of kinesiology and director of the Laboratory of Integrative Human Physiology (LIHP), is a co-author of an article to be published in the journal of Clinical ... [Read Full Story]
Gao has book chapters published
Dec 9, 2013: Dr. Zan Gao, assistant professor in the School of Kinesiology and director of the Physical Activity Epidemiology Lab (PAEL), recently had two chapters published in Current Issues in Contemporary Comparative ... [Read Full Story]
Dengel awarded two-year grant to study rare metabolic syndrome
Dec 6, 2013: Dr. Donald Dengel, professor of kinesiology and director of the Laboratory of Integrative Human Physiology (LIHP), is a co-principal investigator on a $60,000 grant awarded from the National MPS Society. ... [Read Full Story]
Lupinek guest lectures at University of Northern Colorado
Dec 5, 2013: Doctoral student Joshua Lupinek recently gave two guest lectures at the University of Northern Colorado. The titles of his talks were "Intentional torts: Assault & battery" and "Marketing to the ... [Read Full Story]
"Media Coverage and Female Athletes," new Tucker Center video airs this Sunday, Dec 1
Nov 27, 2013: Forty percent of all athletes are women, but only 4% are represented in the media—and too often how they look is more important than their skills. This Sunday, December 1, ... [Read Full Story]
An Inside look at "Media Coverage and Female Athletes" with Nicole LaVoi
Nov 25, 2013: For the Sunday, December 1, 7:00pm premier of the Tucker Center & tptMN's documentary "Media Coverage & Female Athletes: Women Play Sports, Just Not in the Media", tptMN interviewed ... [Read Full Story]
Dengel spoke at the American Heart Associations Scientific Sessions
Nov 22, 2013: Dr. Donald Dengel, professor of kinesiology and director of the Laboratory of Integrative Human Physiology (LIHP), participated in an International Cardiovascular Seminar at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions. The ... [Read Full Story]
Bentley receives UROP to study in Sports Medicine Psychology Lab
Nov 22, 2013: Sarah Bentley, an undergraduate student in the department of psychology, received a Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) grant to conduct her research project "Psychological predictors of injury in marathon runners." ... [Read Full Story]
Elangovan to publish as lead author
Nov 19, 2013: Naveen Elangovan, doctoral student and trained physical therapist, served as the lead author in an article titled, "Assessing proprioceptive function: Evaluating joint position matching methods against psychophysical thresholds." The research ... [Read Full Story]
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