College of Health Sciences

Announcement    Monday, April 18, 2022
We are looking for female volunteers (18 - 35 years old) to participate in the School of Health and Human Performance Scholars (SHHPS) research study examining mental toughness in females. This study requires ONE testing session that should last about two hours. The testing includes: body composition assessment using dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA), a cold pressor test, and two rounds of physical stimulus testing of the arm and leg. Please contact us if you are interested in...
Announcement    Thursday, March 31, 2022
The 7th annual ArtHealthy Festival is scheduled for Saturday, April 9, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Front Campus. This popular community event is helping people of all ages celebrate health and fitness with many fun-filled activities. The festival and all activities are free and open to the public. Some popular choices include:  Motown Tribute concert by Atlanta’s Ray Howard Band. Kid Zone filled with its inflatable cliff jumper, slam-dunking station, carnival games caricatures, and...
Event    Saturday, April 9, 2022
The 7th annual ArtHealthy Festival is scheduled for Saturday, April 9, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Front Campus. This popular community event is helping people of all ages celebrate health and fitness with many fun-filled activities. The festival and all activities are free and open to the public. Some popular choices include:  Motown Tribute concert by Atlanta’s Ray Howard Band. Kid Zone filled with its inflatable cliff jumper, slam-dunking station, carnival games caricatures, and...
Announcement    Thursday, January 20, 2022
All Georgia College undergraduate students, regardless of major, that are interested in applied research with sports, exercise, and/or nutrition are invited to join the SHHPS research group. Current research project: Pain Tolerance and Threshold in Performance and Competitive Athletes. THURSDAYS 11 - 12 Exercise Science Laboratory (HSB 340) Contact Dr. Kelly Massey for more information kelly.massey@gcsu.edu
Announcement    Wednesday, January 19, 2022
All Georgia College undergraduate students, regardless of major, that are interested in applied research with sports, exercise, and/or nutrition are invited to join the SHHPS research group. Current research project: Pain Tolerance and Threshold in Performance and Competitive Athletes. THURSDAYS 11 - 12 Exercise Science Laboratory (HSB 340) Contact Dr. Kelly Massey for more information kelly.massey@gcsu.edu
Announcement    Tuesday, September 7, 2021
As we move into flu season, the CoHS and MRC will conduct multiple testing and flu shot clinics throughout September and into November. All COVID-19 testing is free, and students can receive vaccines for free. The flu shot is $20 for faculty and staff. See the dates below to find a time right for you to get your flu shot! Sept. 9    1-4 p.m.    Parks Memorial Sidewalk    COVID-19 tests and flu shot Sept. 14    1-3 p.m.    Parks Memorial Sidewalk    COVID-19 tests and flu shot Sept...
Event    Wednesday, April 21, 2021
If you or someone you know has Type II Diabetes and would like to learn how to exercise safely, please join us on Wednesday April 21st from 7-8pm via WebEx to hear Nathan Patel, a graduate student from the School of Health and Human Performance, discuss proper exercise programming and eating strategies for the Type II diabetic.  Please RSVP by April 21st. We look forward to seeing you there! Join from the meeting link    https://gcsu.webex.com/gcsu/j.php?MTID=m27651e74ebc4a8b9fdf06af458728055...
Event    Wednesday, April 21, 2021
If you or someone you know has Type I Diabetes and would like to learn how to exercise safely, please join us on Wednesday April 21st from 6-7pm via WebEx to hear Nathan Patel, a graduate student from the School of Health and Human Performance, discuss proper exercise programming and eating strategies for the Type I diabetic.  Please RSVP by April 21st. We look forward to seeing you there! Join from the meeting link     https://gcsu.webex.com/gcsu/j.php?MTID=md48700c55f1a48291bff37c6d7a61272...
Event    Wednesday, April 21, 2021
If you or someone you know has Type II Diabetes and would like to learn how to exercise safely, please join us on Wednesday April 21st from 7-8pm via WebEx to hear Nathan Patel, a graduate student from the School of Health and Human Performance, discuss proper exercise programming and eating strategies for the Type II diabetic.  Please RSVP by April 21st. We look forward to seeing you there! Join from the meeting link    https://gcsu.webex.com/gcsu/j.php?MTID=m27651e74ebc4a8b9fdf06af458728055...