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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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2015 VCU Broad Street Mile

The VCU RUN LAB was out at the 2015 VCU Broad Street Mile.  Their volunteers were on-hand to educate runners, as well as the general public, about their passion for running and their mission to help people RUN BETTER!  VCU’s own Rodney Ram even stopped by to show his support for the RUN LAB.  Keep an […]

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KHS: Science of Cycling Interviews

As part of the VCU activities linked to the Richmond 2015 UCI World Road Championships, the KHS department completed this series of three interviews addressing the “Science of Cycling: From Racing to Weekend Touring.”

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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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Community Health Education Alumni & Friends Reception

Alumni, friends and faculty joined in celebration of VCU Community Health Education on Saturday, May 30. Remarks from Joann Richardson, Ph.D., associate professor and Community Health Education program coordinator, welcomed guests and shared a history of the program. In December 2015, the Community Health Education program will graduate its final class of students. The reception […]

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2015 GSA Research Symposium & Exhibit

On April 21st, Graduate students in our Department participated in the 18th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium and Exhibit.  This event, sponsored by the Graduate Student Association (GSA), was organized by graduate students and provided some of our graduate students with an opportunity to showcase their scholarly work and cutting edge research.  The Department of […]

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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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