Kinesiology

CAHNR in the news

Gyms’ mission to promote healthy lifestyles is undermined by offering tanning beds to customers, UConn researchers in allied health sciences (AHS) say. Dr. Sherry Pagoto, a professor in AHS and director of UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media is the lead author of a new study that assessed how pervasive tanning beds are in three of the largest […]

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

CAHNR students selected as 2020 University Scholars UConn announced the 2020 University Scholars. The University Scholar Program is one of the most prestigious programs for undergraduates at UConn. Available to students from all of the University’s schools and colleges, the University Scholar Program allows students to design and pursue an in-depth research or creative project and […]

CAHNR in the news

CNBC quoted Professor Sherry Pagoto of allied health sciences on the challenges digital health companies face in getting clinicians and product developers to work together. Pagoto is director of the UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media. CAHNR alumna Ashley Kalinauskas (’12) was named to the 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 in Science list. Kalinauskas […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today announced UConn as the eleventh institution to earn status as a Platinum-level Skin Smart Campus from the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention, which seeks to prevent skin cancer through education, advocacy, and raising awareness. Dr. Sherry Pagoto was lead author of a 2015 study that documented the prevalence of tanning salons and indoor tanning options on and […]