College of Agriculture, Health & Natural Resources

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Achieves National Accreditation

January 10, 2012

In the first review since its inception, the professional doctorate program was lauded for a high licensure pass rate and a 100 percent employment rate for its graduates.

Understanding How Genes Affect the Response to Exercise

November 1, 2011

A new book co-edited by a UConn researcher explores the use of genetic information to tailor exercise interventions to maximize health outcomes.

The University’s Highest Honor

October 26, 2011

Two faculty members were honored this week as the 2011 Board of Trustees Distinguished Professors, the University’s highest honor for faculty.

Timex Partners with Korey Stringer Institute to Improve Athletic Training

October 4, 2011

The partnership will carry out research with athletes to enhance performance and safety in a variety of sports.

Heat Stroke and Exercising in the Summer

August 22, 2011

Much can be done to prevent tragic deaths from heat stroke on the athletic field.

New Book Explores Science Behind a Low Carbohydrate Diet

August 11, 2011

A UConn professor explains why low-carb living is superior to a low-fat, carbohydrate-laden diet.

Grip Strength Is Good Indicator of Overall Health

June 6, 2011

A UConn researcher says grip strength can even predict health outcomes.

Korey Stringer Institute a Natural Fit for UConn’s Kinesiology Department

April 29, 2010

UConn was Kelci Stringer’s first choice for a research institute honoring her late husband.