2017 Health and Physical Activity Lecture

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2017 Health and Physical Activity Lecture

April 6th 6:00PM – 7:30PM in the Academic Learning Commons (MCALC), Room 1107 (Lecture open to the public) Dr. David C. Poole, from Kansas State University, will be our distinguished presenter with a lecture titled: “Heart Failure and Exercise: Novel Insights.” For more information about this event, contact Dr. Lee Franco, and for a list of past presenters please […]

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2016 Health and Physical Activity Lecture

April 20th at 6:00PM – 7:30PM in the Harris Hall Auditorium (open to the public) Dr. Michael Joyner, from the Mayo Clinic, will be our distinguished presenter with a lecture titled: “Thinking About the 2 Hour Marathon.” For more information about this event, contact Dr. Lee Franco, and for a list of past presenters please visit our Health and Physical Activity […]

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2016 Summer Study Abroad Opportunity

JAMAICA: Community Health Promotion 3 credits in HPEX 391 DATES: June 19 -July 2, 2016 COST: $2,500 (including airfare) + VCU tuition REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 1, 2016 DESCRIPTION: The VCU Global Education Office and the Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences are pleased to offer an innovative opportunity for global community engagement. The Jamaica Community Health Promotion Study Abroad […]

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2015 Huffines Discussion

On November 20th from 2:00 – 5:00 pm in room 112 in the 500 Academic Centre, the Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences will again proudly serve as a live Satellite Site for this year’s Huffines Discussion 5.  Each year the Huffines Institute For Sports Medicine and Human Performance provides a platform for professionals in sports medicine […]

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2015 KHS Alumni and Friends Reception

Reconnect with faculty, fellow alumni and friends of the department. 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12 1020 W. Grace St., Richmond VA 23284 RSVP by Nov. 9 to 804-827-0862, cshanbury@vcu.edu or online

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KHS and the 2015 UCI Road World Championships

From September 19th through the 27th, Richmond is hosting the 2015 UCI Road World Championships.  This exciting event brings world-class bike racing to the heart of VCU’s campus, and provides KHS students, faculty, and staff members with a number of opportunities to join-in on the action.  Here in the Department  we are already gearing up for the World Championships: Online Courses […]

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2015 Health and Physical Activity Lecture

March 31st at 7:00PM – 8:30PM in the Harris Hall Auditorium (open to the public) Dr. Laurie Goodyear, from the Joslin Diabetes Center and the Harvard University Medical School, will be one of our distinguished presenters with a lecture titled: “Novel Mechanism Underlying the Beneficial Effects of Exercise on Metabolism.” Dr. Molly Bray, from the University of Texas […]

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2015 Summer & Fall Clinical Experience Meetings

Those interested in participating in one of the Clinical Experience (also know as internship) courses during the 2015 Summer and/or Fall semesters should plan on attending our informational meetings.  Please follow the link below to find our meeting flyer. HPEX Clinical Experience Intro Meeting Announcement

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The VCU RUN LAB Promotes “Off on the Right Foot”

The VCU RUN LAB is hosting a lecture on December 2, at 5:30 PM in the Cary Street Gym Wet Classroom promoting physical activity.  They will be giving participants the tools to begin their post-Thanksgiving run and also answering common questions about running.  Watch the video below or follow this link to the VCU Recreational […]

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