News & Events

Prospective Graduate Student Open House – November 22

The University of Delaware Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology invites prospective graduate students to a special showcase on November 22nd. Throughout the recruitment day, you’ll enjoy breakfast, graduate student panels, faculty presentations and tours of UD’s fantastic Science,...

Science Center’s QED Proof-of-Concept Program

Dr. Matthew Hudson was named as one of ten finalists in The University City Science Center’s 2019 QED proof-of-concept program, which partners with regional academic and research institutions to prepare their most promising life science technologies for commercialization. Read full article...

Shake It Off Supports UD Parkinson’s Research

Shake It Off, a nonprofit organization working to bring awareness about exercise therapies and other research for Parkinson’s disease, recently gave $50,000 to the College of Health Sciences. Jodi Cianci, a member of the UD Class of 1988, presented the check from her family’s nonprofit...

UD ATEP Hosts University of Madrid

UD ATEP hosted academicians Fernando Reyes Gil & Alvaro Garcia-Romero Perez from Camilo Jose Cela University in Madrid, Spain the last 2 days to put the finishing touches on an agreement that allows students from both schools to take part in athletic training clinical immersions.

UD and DSU Reach New Agreement on AT-MS Program

Delaware State University and the University of Delaware recently expanded upon their partnership relationships through a new agreement in connection with UD’s Master of Athletic Training Program. The agreement establishes a collaboration that will annually enable one selected student from DSU’s...

International Ankle Symposium 2019

Dr. Tom Kaminski recently participated in the 8th International Ankle Symposium in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, where he provided the opening lecture as co-founder of the organization. While there, Kaminski was in the company of several former UD students who are carving their own niche as ankle...

National Academy of Kinesiology – Dr. Thomas Kaminski

National Academy of Kinesiology Election For more than 35 years, Dr. Thomas Kaminski has exemplified the best traditions of a distinguished scholar — one who is dedicated not only to the relentless pursuit of new knowledge, but one who is equally committed to truly improving the lives of others....

Unlocking Secrets of Senior Marathoner

Record-setting runner and “Ultra-Geezer” Gene Dykes seems to defy nature by running faster the older he gets. While at the Health Sciences Complex, Dykes underwent several performance tests measuring his maximal aerobic capacity, lactate threshold, running economy and body composition....

UD ATEP 1st MS-AT Cohort

Kudos to UD ATEP 1st MS-AT cohort who began their studies on June 10th. The students (L-R) Victoria, Todd, Tai, JohNasia, Leah, Kristen, and Amanda. Good luck!

UD Concussion Lab Spotlight

Current members and alumni of the UD Concussion Lab Group recently presented at the International Society of Posture & Gait Research Conference in Edinburgh, Scotland and at the American Academy of Neurology Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Above from L to R: Kelsey Bryk, Jessie...

Talking Soccer Down Under

While attending and speaking at the 8th World Congress of Science and Football (Soccer) in Melbourne, Australia earlier this month, Dr. Thomas Kaminski, director of Athletic Training Education, talked about steps to prevent concussions from soccer headers on ABC Radio National. Listen online and...