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Jennifer Bean

Congratulations Professor Jennifer Bean – MU Undergraduate Teaching Award

Feb. 10, 2021

Jennifer Bean, Nutrition & Exercise Physiology, College of Human Environmental Sciences - 2020 MU Undergraduate Teaching Award Winner Jennifer is aware effective use of educational technology supports intellectual growth and promotes good citizenship online and in the workplace. Technology is not a one-size-fits-all teaching prop, and use without thought of curriculum support or teaching abilities…

Jaume Padilla

NEP Faculty Selected for NextGen Precision Health Building Move-In

Jan. 25, 2021

The College of Human Environmental Sciences is proud to have three faculty members selected for the NextGen Precision Health Building Move-In. They were chosen because their work aligns with one or more of the six guiding pillars of NextGen and the building’s specific resources will significantly enhance their research efforts. Most importantly, they are committed…

Rebecca Mott

USDA-NIFA Invests More Than $53 Million to Help U.S. Farmers Prosper

Oct. 23, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced grant investments of more than $53 million across three unique programs for U.S. farmers, ranchers, and military veterans to support American agriculture. This year, USDA-NIFA awarded grants to four regional entities contributing to the Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network. Long-term,…

Elizabeth Parks

Dr. Parks Elected to Leadership at The Obesity Society

Oct. 13, 2020

Dr. Elizabeth Parks, Professor in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, has been elected to begin a 4-year leadership path in The Obesity Society (TOS). Established in 1982, TOS is the leading professional organization focused on the science-based understanding of the causes, consequences, prevention, and treatment of obesity, with approximately 2,500 members world-wide. Beginning this November, Dr.…

Jacqueline Limberg

Dr. Limberg to Speak at American Physiological Society Webinar

Oct. 13, 2020

Join the American Physiological Society (APS) and partner ADInstruments on November 19, 2020 for a free webinar discussing the basics of human autonomic research as well as tips and tricks for successful human testing. This practical skills program is ideal for trainees or established scientists who want to refresh their autonomic research knowledge. Dr. Jacqueline…

Steve Ball

Dr. Steve Ball Interviewed on Inside Mizzou Athletics Podcast

Oct. 1, 2020

Dr. Steve Ball, NEP Professor & State Specialist as well as Mizzou baseball alum, was recently interviewed on the Inside Mizzou Athletics Podcast. Listen now

Jill Kanaley

Dr. Kanaley Selected as Fellow

April 22, 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Jill Kanaley, NEP Professor and Associate Chair, on her selection as an active fellow for the National Academy of Kinesiology. Election into the Academy is a sign of the high esteem and respect held by peers in the field for Dr. Kanaley's scholarship and leadership. Congratulations Dr. Kanaley on achieving this high…

ACDP attendees

Dr. Hardin Elected as ACDP President

Dec. 20, 2019

Dr. Chris Hardin has been elected as the 2021 President elect of the Association of Chairs of Departments of Physiology. Dr. Hardin was the 2017 Chairman of the Board of the Association for Nutrition Departments and Programs.

award winners accepting award

Congratulations to the Stay Strong Stay Healthy Team

Oct. 30, 2019

Dr. Steve Ball, Kelsey Weitzel, Kristin Miller, Susan Mills-Gray and Elena Doctor have been selected as the 2019 MU Team Engagement Award winners for their collaboration with Missouri Orthopedic Institute and School of Health Professions.