UW-Madison Department of Kinesiology - ABOUT

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CONTACTING US

Main Office

Kinesiology
School of Education
UW-Madison
Unit II Gym
2000 Observatory Drive
MadisonWI  53706-1121

Tel: 608/262-0259
Fax: 608/262-1656

Email: kines@education.wisc.edu
or by contact form
 

Welcome to the Kinesiology Department!

The Department's mission is to research, teach and apply knowledge related to movement, exercise and human occupation with the ultimate goal of enhancing human health, productivity, and quality of life.  Regular physical activity reduces the risk of developing or dying from some of the leading causes of illness and death in the United States, so the study of movement, exercise and occupation has the potential to dramatically impact health and quality of life.

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

SPOTLIGHT

Research of UW-Madison's Barnes featured in article exploring vascular dementia


The work of UW-Madison’s Jill Barnes was recently featured in the National Institutes of Health's National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute’s (NHLBI) “Spotlight on Research.” The release of the story was timed to help draw attention to Brain Awareness Week, March 13-19. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ABOUT DR. BARNES' RESEARCH!




The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) has granted UW-Madison alumnus John Ames National Board Certification in Physical Education. To achieve this designation a candidate must demonstrate competency in five core propositions and is considered an accomplished professional in their field.  Ames received their undergraduate degree from UW-Madison's Physical Education Program. 
The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) has granted UW-Madison alumnus John Ames National Board Certification in Physical Education. To achieve this designation a candidate must demonstrate competency in five core propositions and is considered an accomplished professional in their field.  Ames received their undergraduate degree from UW-Madison's Physical Education Program. 
The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) has granted UW-Madison alumnus John Ames National Board Certification in Physical Education. To achieve this designation a candidate must demonstrate competency in five core propositions and is considered an accomplished professional in their field.  Ames received their undergraduate degree from UW-Madison's Physical Education Program.

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

Hasselkus named one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people

 




Countless amazing Occupational Therapists have made their difference in the world by helping those in need in the 100 years that Occupational Therapy has been around, however, we have the honor of being affiliated with Dr. Hasselkus, who has been names one of Occupational Therapy's 100 most influential people in the last 100 years! LEARN MORE about this amazing and dedicated Professor and the work she has done to make her mark in the world of Occupational Therapy and those who benefit from it!

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