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MS-Health Technology Virtual Tour

A look at some of the wonderful facilities and services to which students in the Master of Health Technology program in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois will have…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 08/10/2020 2 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With Jake Hansen

Illinois linebacker Jake Hansen, recently put on the Butkus Award watch list for the nation's best linebacker, about his degree in kinesiology, his grad work with Recreation, Sport and Tourism,…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 07/30/2020 28 plays 0  

Training Your Immune System: Outlining the Effects of Exercise on Immune Function

In the wake of a pandemic, immune health has become a significant public health concern as of late. There is evidence that suggests exercise can be used strategically to enhance multiple aspects of…

From  Herbert Chavez Diaz on 07/21/2020 55 plays 0  

Health at Home: Cooking for One

Single-person households are on the rise and forecast to grow over the next 15 years! Cooking for one can be creative and rewarding with or without leftovers. Indulge, choose what you like to cook,…

From  Lisa Peterson on 07/7/2020 5 plays 0  

Communication Challenges and Strategies for Helping People with Dementia

Learn about the importance of good communication strategies and understand the meaning behind behaviors of individuals who have Alzheimer's or a related dementia.

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 06/11/2020 42 plays 0  

Understanding Alzheimer's Disease

This program covers the basics of Alzheimer's Disease: progression, diagnosis, risk factors, and a little on the other related dementias.

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 06/5/2020 59 plays 0  

HSRI Lightning Talks—Bill Stewart and Kim Shinew

Kim Shinew and Bill Stewart, professors in the Department of Recreation, Sport and Tourism in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, recently took part in the HSRI…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 05/30/2020 19 plays 0  

HSRI Lightning Talks—Jeff Woods

Jeff Woods, a professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Community Health in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, recently took part in the HSRI Lightning Talks…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 05/30/2020 9 plays 0  

HSRI Lightning Talks—Marie Moore Channell, SHS

Marie Moore Channell, an assistant professor in the Department of Speech and Hearing Science in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, recently took part in the HSRI…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 05/30/2020 36 plays 0  

DBH - Two Heads are Better than One

Maintaining social connections is one of several things you can do to contribute to your own brain health. Come and learn a bit about the aging brain and what you can do to keep your brain engaged. …

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 05/28/2020 38 plays 0  

Discover Brain Health - Head Strong

By attending the Head Strong program, you can learn more about what you can do to keep your brain healthy and engaged.

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 05/22/2020 77 plays 0  

Fit Wits - Discover Brain Health

Fit Wits focuses on learning about how the brain works and lifestyle factors that may increase the chance of cognitive decline.

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 05/15/2020 80 plays 0  

2020 Virtual Convocation for Undergraduate Students

Dean Cheryl Hanley-Maxwell and academic advisors Kim Shinew, Amy O'Neill, Kathi Ritten, Hollie Heintz and Beth Frasca send their good wishes to the undergraduate students in the 2020 Class of…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 05/13/2020 403 plays 0  

2020 AHS Virtual Convocation: Graduate Students

Dean Cheryl Hanley-Maxwell and department heads Amy Woods, Karen Iler Kirk and Carla Santos send their good wishes to the graduate students in the 2020 Class of the College of Applied Health Sciences…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 05/12/2020 170 plays 0  

Nutrition & Wellness into Adulthood

In this session, we will be addressing the benefits of nutrition on cognitive function into adulthood while presenting evidence for physical activity benefits on brain health.

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 04/30/2020 17 plays 0  

Physical Activity in Childhood and Brain Health

Defining guidelines for physical activity and non-sedentary time for childhood. Sharing research pertaining to the beneficial effects of aerobic exercise on brain function in childhood.

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 04/19/2020 8 plays 0  

Better Brain Health - For You and Your Clients (Learning, Thinking, Caring Webinar Se. . . - Wednesday, January 11, 2017)

Learn more about what you can do to keep your brain healthy and engaged throughout life.

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 04/6/2020 10 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With Clarion Mendes and Amanda Lawrence on COVID-19

Vince Lara of the communications office of the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois speaks with Clarion Mendes, clinical assistant professor and director of Clinical…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 04/6/2020 24 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With Tammy Seraphin

Vince Lara in the communications office at the College of Applied Health Sciences speaks with Tammy Seraphin, Assistant Director of the MS Health Administration program at Illinois and a registered…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 04/3/2020 28 plays 0  

Childhood Nutrition - Part 3 of the Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain Series

Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain is a free 6-part series taught by Corinne Cannavale, a graduate student in the Neuroscience Program at the University of Illinois. Attend all 6 sessions, or…

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 04/2/2020 24 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With ... the Transition to Teaching From in the Time of COVID-19

Vince Lara of the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois speaks with Keiko Ishikawa of the Speech and Hearing Science Department and Neha Gothe of the department of…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 03/27/2020 23 plays 0  

Early Life Nutrition and Brain Health - Session 2 of Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain Series

Nutrition, Wellness, and the Brain is a free 6-part series taught by Corinne Cannavale, a graduate student in the Neuroscience Program at the University of Illinois. Attend all 6 sessions, or…

From  Chelsey Byers Gerstenecker on 03/25/2020 40 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With ... COVID-19 and the cancellation of the Paralympic Games

Vince Lara of the College of Applied Health Sciences at Illinois speaks with Adam Bleakney, coach of Illinois' wheelchair track team, and Susannah Scaroni, paralympic athlete, about the…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 03/25/2020 6 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With RST Professors About Coronavirus

Vince Lara of the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois speaks with Mike Raycraft and Jon Welty Peachey of the Recreation, Sport and Tourism department, about a world…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 03/19/2020 42 plays 0