A BS in Exercise Science led Josh Simons to a job as an Exercise Specialist, where he decided to pursue becoming a traveling Physical Therapist.
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November 4,, 2015
I love being part of a movement to promote healthy lifestyle modification for patients who are at risk for cardiovascular disease. This is something I am very passionate about because I think that if the education is available for patients who are at risk, this might help prevent future cardiac events.
October 30, 2015
Kinesiology major and varisty swimmer, Amanda Presgraves, works with the Center for Entrepreneurship and the Small Business Development Center to bring a healthy food truck to JMU.
September 4, 2015
Katie Gorman reflects on how her practicum experiences at JMU led her to pursue research while earning a MS in Exercise Physiology.
June 2, 2015
The 62nd Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) took place May 26-30 in San Diego, CA and JMU was well represented.
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Welcome from Kinesiology
Welcome to the Department of Kinesiology! Kinesiology involves the study of human movement and our faculty and students do so from a physiological, biomechanical, and psychosocial perspective. More >