Ellis Receives Grant to Study Physical Activity Perceptions of Beltline Residents

Dr. Rebecca Ellis is part of an interdisciplinary research team led by Dr. Holley Wilkin (GSU-Department of Communication) and Dr. Candace Rutt (CDC-Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity) that recently received a GSU/CDC Collaborative Seed Grant ($50,000 for year 1) for the project, “Individual and Community Health in Low Income Neighborhoods: An Evaluation of… more »

Geil’s Research Extends to Belize

Dr. Mark Geil will travel to Orange Walk Town in Belize in November 17-21 to work with Project Hope and the World Pediatric Project. During the visit, clinicians will be treating children with movement disorders, fabricating and aligning lower limb orthoses to improve locomotion. Dr. Geil received a grant from the College of Education… more »

November – Greetings from KH

International partnerships are one of the five major strategic goals for Georgia State, and Brazil is one of the countries that the university has chosen to target for these new initiatives. Two weeks ago, I was invited to represent the Kinesiology and Health Department at a meeting with representatives from the University of Pernambuco.… more »