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Spring 2019 Study Abroad & Global Studies Fair Tuesday, February 19 | Trabant MPRs | 2-4...

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

February 11, 2019: In honor of International Day of Women and Girls in Science, the Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology at the University of Delaware is proud to highlight our female students and faculty. The Department is home to 28 female graduate students earning Masters and...

KAAP Study Abroad 2019

Under the direction of Dr. Tom Buckley & Graduate Student Kelsey Bryk, 19 students are studying in Heidelberg Germany this winter session. So far, students have enjoyed dinner at Lindbergh, attended the Mannheim Adler hockey game, and visited the International Olympic Committee Studies Centre....

EATA Annual Convention 2019

Dr. Tom Kaminski (left) speaks live at a radio show broadcast on Saturday Jan 12th as part of the Eastern Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Convention, which featured the EATA Pre-Convention Sport-Related Concussion Summit planned by Dr. Kaminski on Friday Jan 11th. The St. Luke’s Sports...

How will our understanding of concussions change sports?

Sports-related concussions are virtually inevitable. As long as we’re playing sports, people will hit each other and concussions will likely occur. And although concussions get all the attention, new research suggests that repetitive head impacts (literally hitting your head over and over again)...

UD’s MS-AT Program Accepts its First Student

Congrats to Leah McGoldrick who becomes the 1st student accepted into UD’s Master of Science degree program in Athletic Training beginning Summer 2019.  Leah is completing her undergraduate studies in Exercise Science here at UD and will graduate with her BS degree in June 2019.  Leah hails from...

KAAP Presents at SFN 2018

The University of Delaware’s CoBaL lab, under the direction of Dr. John Jeka, recently traveled to Neuroscience 2018, SfN‘s Annual Meeting, to present their work on balance control during walking. Pictured from L to R: Hendrik Reimann, David Grenet, Fernando Vanderlinde dos Santos,...

MARC ACSM Regional Meeting 2018

MARC ACSM Regional Meeting, November 2-3, 2018 The APHY Doctoral program had 9 doctoral students present at our regional meeting. Four of our students were among the doctoral award nominees including Sangeetha Nathaniel, Macarena Ramos Gonzalez, Joe Stock, and Joe Watso. Congratulations to...

CoBal Lab Recognized by Qualisys

Qualisys, a motion capture company based in Sweden, named the University of Delaware’s CoBal Lab, run by Dr. John Jeka, its User of the Month for October. Dr. John Jeka, Chair of the Department of Kinesiology & Applied Physiology, is internationally recognized for his work on human...

KINARM Robotic Exoskeleton

Dr. Jennifer Semrau, Assistant Professor in the Department of Kinesiology & Applied Physiology, installs a KINARM robotic exoskeleton for the assessment and treatment of sensorimotor upper limb impairment in her new lab in STAR Tower.