APK is a Stem program
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APK Students Admitted to Medical School that Apply
The Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology is concerned with quality of life and the many aspects of human movement. Significant research contributions, education and service are related to the study of physiological and psychological responsiveness to vigorous and relevant physical activities. In addition, movement skills, capabilities, and ways to improve and maintain health are studied as they relate to the typical person, as well as to disabled persons and high-level athletes.
A DBS study provides a novel way to quantify the level of dysmetria, an inability to judge distances correctly, in essential tremor patients.
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In February, Pattie Tripp recognized as one of the very best of the AT profession by Southeast Athletic Trainers' Association.
The Education/Administration award is given to those that display a committment to teaching AT skills & functions in leadership.
Research in Cortical inhibition in older adults and relation to gait & balance.