News and Events

  1. Athletic training faculty, student attend leadership-focused national conference »

    2/6/2019

    Radford University Health and Human Performance Instructor Andrea Bender and junior Valerie Poole represented the university at the National Athletic Trainers’ Association iLEAD 2019 national conference in Irving, Texas in January.

  2. Sport management major approved, begins spring 2019 »

    1/22/2019

    The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia has approved Radford University to transition its sport administration concentration into a sport management major.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.