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

“Dancing the Tango: Promoting Exercise as Meaningful Activity for Adults with Parkinson Disease.”



In last month’s OT Practice magazine, an article was published by some of the amazing students, staff and faculty from our Occupational Therapy Program! The authors include second-year students in the master’s of science in OT program Katrina J. Lathrop, Amy L. Malsch, Rachel N. Massart and Sophie E. Goloff. Co-authors also include Deborah Bebeau, a clinical assistant professor and academic fieldwork coordinator with the OT program, and Kristen Pickett, an assistant professor with the OT program.

CHECK OUT A RECAP OF THE ARTICLE 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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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. 
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