College of Health Sciences

Announcement    Friday, October 16, 2020
We are looking for female volunteers (18 - 35 years old) to participate in a two week study. Each testing session will be around one hour and you will be asked to exercise on a treadmill and a cycle ergometer.  Required:  **Must be COVID-19 negative and have no recent exposure to participate** -fasting a minimum of eight hours prior to each testing session -no significant health issues that would preclude exercise Benefits include: Blood Lipid and Fasting Glucose results / Body...
Announcement    Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Undergraduate research students from the School of Health and Human Performance are conducting a research study on The Effects of Aging and Gender on Resting Metabolic Rate. Resting metabolic rate is defined as the amount of energy expended when the body is at rest, and it is closely related to the body's basal metabolic rate. Metabolic rate is an essential component to keeping good overall health and, therefore, it is crucial to study certain things that can affect the metabolic rate. ...
Announcement    Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Undergraduate students from the School of Health and Human Performance are conducting a research study on Melatonin use and need your help!! Please contact either Tyler Friefeld: tyler.friefeld@bobcats.gcsu.edu Lindsey Graham: lindsey.graham@bobcats.gcsu.edu to get started on the survey ASAP. Thank you!!
Announcement    Wednesday, October 7, 2020
The purpose of this study is to understand how wearing a mask during exercise affects your performance. You will be asked to complete a medical and health history questionnaire before you begin. Please email any of the student investigators on the flyer to get started.  Using a virtual meeting space, the investigator will lead you through the study activities:  -sit for 5 minutes while answering a few study questions -remain seated to record your Heart Rate -put on mask while...
Announcement    Friday, February 21, 2020
GC Research conference- Paperless Abstract submission opens - Jan. 6 and closes at 5:30 p.m. on March 13, 2020 *Conference April 3, 2020* New in 2020 - For those interested in being considered for an award or applying for the COPLAC Conference  After completing the application and submitting your abstract to SRC Create a video of your presentation to be considered for an award in the library - details provided in the link below. Awards for Best Oral/Performance (must be present...