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Presentations Today to Cover STEM Career Opportunities, Student Research

Friday, September 22, 2017

Staff member Cynthia Sides and doctoral student Mary Hunt will give presentations from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22 in Room 311 of the Health, Physical Education and Recreation Building.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Health Lectures Research & Innovation Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Communication Disorders Program Hosts CDIS Fall Conference

Thursday, September 21, 2017

The conference welcomed 50 attendees, including professionals from across the state of Arkansas, as well as graduate and undergraduate students in communication disorders.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Health Lectures Communication Disorders

Research on Coffee Consumption Shows Adverse Effect on Fluid Balance

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

New research by doctoral student Adam Seal at the Hydration Science Laboratory suggests that habitual coffee drinkers who drink more than two cups of strong coffee could experience caffeine-induced diuresis.

College of Education and Health Professions Graduate School Health Research & Innovation Health, Sport and Exercise

Director Envisions Innovation in New Occupational Therapy Degree Offered by U of A, UAMS

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Sherry Muir has been appointed program director of the new occupational therapy doctoral program developed as a joint offering by the U of A and UAMS.

College of Education and Health Professions Academic Affairs Health

'Organ-on-a-Chip' May Help Treat Brain Injuries and Disease

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Nasya Sturdivant, a doctoral student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, hopes her research can improve the treatment of traumatic brain injuries by way of an effective .

College of Engineering Graduate School Engineering Health Research & Innovation Science Biomedical Engineering

Strength Training Expert to Give Presentation on Campus Thursday

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Jim Stoppani, owner of Sports Nutrition Dietary Supplements JYM, will give a presentation on strength training from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, in the Graduate Education Building auditorium.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Health Lectures

Untrained Males Needed for Protein Supplementation and Exercise Training Study

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The U of A Human Performance Lab is seeking males between the ages of 35-55 to participate in a research study evaluating the effects of protein supplementation on body composition, exercise performance and free testosterone.

College of Education and Health Professions Health Studies Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Colleges Collaborate on Research into Efficiency, Physical Aspects of UPC Methods

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

A collaboration between professors in business and exercise science is adding knowledge to the research fields of both, as well as practical information for Digimarc Corporation, a corporate sponsor.

College of Education and Health Professions Walton College of Business Business Health Research & Innovation Health, Sport and Exercise Marketing

$100 Reward for Parent and Child Nutrition Study

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The Hydration Science lab at the U of A is seeking children ages 3-13 years and parents ages 20-50 years for a study on nutrition. Compensation is $100.00 per parent/child pair. 

College of Education and Health Professions Food & Nutrition Health Studies Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Engineering Student Earns Travel Award to Present Research

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Jessica Morris, a doctoral student in the chemical engineering program, has been awarded a travel grant to present research on hazardous gases at an upcoming conference.

College of Engineering Graduate School Engineering Health Research & Innovation Chemical Engineering
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