Kinesiology

CAHNR in the news

Associate Professor Paulo Verardi of the Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Sciences is quoted in USA Today. He discusses viruses and the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. Yin Wu, a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Kinesiology, discusses the major findings from a study entitled “Tai Ji Quan as Antihypertensive Lifestyle Therapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis” […]

Korey Stringer Institute supports international elite athletic championships

After suffering from exertional heat stroke (EHS) in 1985 while running a 10K race on the track, Douglas Casa, professor of kinesiology and CEO of the Korey Stringer Institute (KSI), has made the prevention of EHS his life’s work. When World Athletics (formerly IAAF) chose Qatar to host the 2019 track and field World Athletics […]

CAHNR in the news

The Root featured an article and video on Wanjiku “Wawa” Gatheru, an environmental studies senior and UConn’s first Rhodes Scholar. She shares the importance of grappling with the Rhodes legacy as an African person, what it means to make space for other marginalized voices in environmental spaces and how she feels being the first black […]

CAHNR in the news

The CT Mirror spoke with Steven Szczepanek about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Szczepanek is an assistant professor in the Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Sciences. Robert Huggins, assistant research professor in the Department of Kinesiology, was a guest on The Sports Medicine Podcast, where he gave an update on the Athletic Training Location and Services […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today featured recently published research by Animal Science Associate Professor of Dairy Foods and UConn Extension Educator Dennis D’Amico. His research is helping cheese producers choose which cultures may help keep cheese made from unpasteurized milk safe. Beth Taylor, an associate professor in the Department of Kinesiology, was featured on Time to Eat the […]