Research areas in diet and exercise

The following are areas of research within the Diet and Exercise B.S. and M.S. program:

Exercise science

  • Exercise biochemistry
  • Endocrinology
  • Immunology
  • Biomechanics
  • Motor control/learning development
  • Cardiovascular physiology
  • Exercise psychology

Nutrition

  • Biochemical and molecular nutrition
  • Clinical nutrition and dietetics
  • Community and international nutrition
  • Nutrient bioavailability
  • Nutrition physiology and metabolism
  • Wellness
  • Sport nutrition

Chronic disease prevention

  • Aging
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Cancer
  • Overweight/obesity