News & Events

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.

Biokinetics Association of South Africa

Dr. Thomas Kaminski, Professor in the Department of Kinesiology & Applied Physiology, delivered two presentations at the Biokinetics Association of South Africa meeting in Port Elizabeth, South Africa on Oct 4-6 2018.

Thomas Kaminski Receives Distinguished Alumnus Award

Dr. Thomas Kaminski received the Distinguished Alumnus Award on behalf of the Marietta College Alumni Association (MCAA). He joins a long line of other Marietta College alumni whose achievements have been recognized for more than 25 years.

Farquhar Inducted into the National Academy of Kinesiology

Bill Farquhar, currently a Professor in the Department of Kinesiology & Applied Physiology at the University of Delaware was recently inducted into the National Academy of Kinesiology.  He is also a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine and member of the American Physiological...

Connecting with Research

This summer, five new AAP graduates from the Dover campus also benefited from the opportunity to conduct undergraduate research. Funded by the Delaware Idea Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) and the colleges of Arts and Sciences and of Health Sciences, each student worked in a UD...

2018 Winning Team of First Step

The start of the fall semester means new classes, new books and a new opportunity to be part of First Step! This innovative program gives undergraduate students a chance to be part of creating a healthier world. Student teams devise unique solutions to important societal challenges. As this...