Kinesiology

CAHNR in the news

Tina Detelj of WTNH discussed new federal funding for Connecticut aquaculture with Anoushka Concepcion, an assistant extension educator and aquaculture specialist with Connecticut Sea Grant. UConn Today spoke with Douglas Casa, a professor in the Department of Kinesiology and chief operating officer of the Korey Stringer Institute, about exertional heat stroke and athlete safety. Associate […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today featured an interview with Chandi Witharana, an assistant research professor in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment. Witharana discusses a project he is helping lead in the Eversource Energy Center to develop a drone detection system to protect electrical substations. An article in Medium mentions a study led by Gregory Panza, […]

Physical therapist develops assistive technologies for developmentally disabled young adults

Trained as a pediatric physical therapist, Sudha Srinivasan focuses on assisting children and adults with developmental disabilities. She joined the Department of Kinesiology as assistant professor in January 2019. While a Ph.D. student at UConn, Srinivasan’s research centered on two main projects—early detection of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) during the first two years of life […]