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Human Performance Lab featured on WIPB TV

WIPB TV featured our Human Performance Lab with guests Dr. Scott Trappe and Dr. Todd Trappe along with Kevin Gries, GA in the HPL and 3rd year PhD candidate in Human Bioenergetics, in their Wellness Matters Program hosted by Dr. Jeff Bird on December 16, 2017. The program highlighted the Human Performance Lab’s history, its 50th anniversary in 2015, collaboration with NASA since 1994, and the recent partnership with two other institutions on a multi-million dollar grant provided by the National Institutes of Health.

Watch the full program here.

Presentations

  • Altherr, C.A.*, Aschenbrenner, R.*, Harber, M.P., Del Pozzi, A., Nagelkirk, P., Freeman, A. “The influence of combined whole body vibration and dynamic exercise training on peripheral and central blood pressure in healthy older men and women.” Poster presented at 2017 Midwest American College of Sports Medicine Regional Chapter Annual Meeting, Grand Rapids, MI. November 10-11, 2017.
  • Brown, N. “Making high school athletes more mobile.” Demonstration/hands on presentation at the 2017 Indiana Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance conference, Indianapolis, IN. November 2 2017.
  • Dame, L.*, Koontz, N., Skalon, T., Imboden, M.*, Smith, R*. “Analysis of National Guard Fitness Assessments.” Poster presented at 2017 Midwest American College of Sports Medicine Regional Chapter Annual Meeting, Grand Rapids, MI. November 10-11, 2017.
  • Klosterman, E. “High School Officials – Our Perception, Our Mindset, and How We Communication With Coaches/Players.” Lecture presentation at the 2017 Indiana Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance conference, Indianapolis, IN. November 2017.
  • Manwell, A. “Experiences of Hispanic Student-Athletes.” Presented at the 2017 Indiana Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance conference, Indianapolis, IN. November 2017.
  • Moneghetti , K., Christie, J., Hock, J.,  Arena, R., Kaminsky, L., Wheeler, M., Haddad, F., Ashley, E., Myers, J.  “Addressing Outcome Prediction in Heart Failure Using Contemporary Equations for Maximal Oxygen Consumption.” Presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, Anaheim, CA. November 12, 2017.
  • Soave, K.M.*, Freeman, A.A., Aschenbrenner, R.*, Del Pozzi, A., Dickin, C., Harber, M.P., Nagelkirk, P.R. “Whole-body vibration exercise does not affect fibrinolytic potential in older adults- a pilot study.” Poster presented at 2017 Midwest American College of Sports Medicine Regional Chapter Annual Meeting, Grand Rapids, MI. November 10-11, 2017.

Publications

  • Petersen, J., Judge, L., Miller, J.J. Facility and Event Management:  Applications in Sport. Textbook published by Kendall Hunt Publishing Company. Copyright 2017.

Grants

  • Adelphi University Subaward. Blom, L (PI). Adelphi University. Requested Amount:  $9,100
  • Influence of COCOZEN on Performance and Cardiovascular Function. Fleenor, B. (PI). Akay Flavours Aromatics Pvt. Ltd. Requested Amount:  $15,000
  • Use of Mio Slice in Patients with Heart Disease. Harber, M. (PI). Physical Enterprises. Requested Amount:  $7,935

*denotes student