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Faculty Directory » Karen Keenan

Exercise and Sports Science

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Mondays 9:30-11:00
Wednesdays 9:30-11:00
and by appointment

Office Information:

Room Number: Room #104 in the Exercise and Sports Science Building, 155 North Street
Phone: (978) 665-3987
Email: kkeenan5@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

  • Professional and Career Development (EXSS #4200)
  • Applied Nutrition (EXSS #3000)
  • Human Motor Development (EXSS #2500)
  • Intro to Sports Medicine (EXSS #2023)
  • Intro to Exercise Science (EXSS #1011)
  • Health & Fitness (EXSS #1000)

Education:

Ph.D. Rehabilitation Science:  Sports Medicine & Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, 2014
MA Physical Education, Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina, 1995
BS Physical Education: Athletic Training, University of New Hampshire, 1993

Research Interests:

Core stability, neuromuscular control, and proprioception as it relates to injury of the extremities and athletic performance.

Injury prevention and performance optimization in military personnel