Category Archives: College of Health and Human Performance

Department of Kinesiology Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program

Objective To facilitate exposure of undergraduate students to research laboratories in the Department of Kinesiology Description Faculty in the Department of Kinesiology conducts basic and applied research in various disciplines of Kinesiology including exercise physiology, biomechanics, activity promotion, and motor control. Currently, senior undergraduate students majoring in Exercise Physiology have an opportunity to participate in research by choosing to conduct

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Exercise Effects on Cardiovascular and Diabetes Risk Factors

Faculty Information Faculty Name: Damon Swift Department: Kinesiology Contact Information: swiftd@ecu.edu, FITT 107 (building 189)   Research Description Highlights of Research: Our laboratory investigates the effects of exercise training on cardiovascular and diabetes risk factors. We currently have an ongoing American Heart Association funded trial evaluating the combined effects of supervised exercise training in a lab-based setting and increasing physical

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