AHPH 502 INTRODUCTION TO RESEARCH (Fall 2019)Methods of investigating physiological mechanisms within the human clinical context; development of skills for producing as well as consuming research by proposing a research plan. Prerequisite: Admission to program. Three hours per week.AHPH 542 COMPREHENSIVE WEIGHT MGMT (Fall 2019)Study of exercise programming guidelines as established by the American College of Sports Medicine. A strong focus is placed upon nutrition and weight control in conjunction with exercise prescription recommendation for a variety of clinical populations. Students gain practical experience in developing exercise programs for individuals with various conditions. Prerequisites: Admission to program. Three hours per week.AHPH 545 CARDIOPULMONARY PHYSIOLOGY (Fall 2019)Study of cardiopulmonary physiology with an emphasis on gas transport, fluid and electrolyte balance, acid-base regulation, response to exercise and training adaptations. Prerequisite: Admission to program. Three hours per week.
- Professional MembershipsAmerican Association for Respiratory Care
American College of Sports MedicineThe American College of Sports Medicine – with more than 50,000 members and certified professionals strong from 90 countries around the globe. Representing 70 occupations within the sports medicine field, ACSM is the only organization that offers a 360-degree view of the profession.
From academicians to students and from personal trainers to physicians, our association of sports medicine, exercise science, and health and fitness professionals is dedicated to helping people worldwide live longer, healthier lives.
Making a difference in the lab and on the field.
Through research, instruction and certification, our members and certified professionals make a difference. Every day. Their groundbreaking research and collaboration drives innovation and progress across the dimensions of science, practice, education and policy.
Clinical Exercise Physiology AssociationThe focus of CEPA is “ …is to advance the profession of clinical exercise physiology through advocacy, education, and career development.”
- Licensures and CertificationsRegistered Respiratory Therapist, National Board for Respiratory Care
Clinical Exercise Physiologist, American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)The ACSM defines a clinical exercise physiologist (CEP) as a healthcare professional who is trained to work with patients with chronic diseases where exercise training has been shown to be of therapeutic benefit, including but not limited to cardiovascular disease, pulmonary disease, and metabolic disorders.
Registered Pulmonary Function Technologist, Respiratory Care Practitioner
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SU RT Faculty Present Ventilator Findings at ATS Conference
Monday, July 09, 2007
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