Vision

Transforming students to be exceptional professionals in their chosen field and agents of change in their community.

Mission

The mission of the Department of Health and Human Performance is to prepare our students, through student-centered activities, to be entry-level professionals skilled in evidence-based practice and lifelong learning. We aim to equip students with specific skills to serve as mature and responsible individuals, ethical practitioners, and impactful leaders who embrace diversity in their communities of practice.

 

News & Events

  1. A heart for teaching »

    12/6/2018

    The human heart has always fascinated Laura Newsome. “So, I keep studying it,” said the Health and Human Performance Associate Professor, who transitioned from a career as a cardiopulmonary therapist to teaching exercise physiology at Radford University.

  2. Faculty, student researchers developing course to teach athletic trainers about sudden cardiac death  »

    10/31/2018

    Two Radford University faculty members and a group of undergraduate student researchers are creating a professional development online course designed to further educate athletics trainers about sudden cardiac death.

  3. Researchers collect concussion data to aid wheelchair athletes »

    5/4/2018

    A group of faculty and student researchers worked with athletes at the National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament in Louisville, testing players for concussions and collecting valuable data.

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