Category Archives: Kinesiology & Health Education

BioMed Central Implements Author Contributorship Badges

ScreenHunter_67 Oct. 09 08.58

    Many scientific articles have a list of authors, whose individual roles in the work may be difficult to determine.  In order to improve the way authors, particularly scientists, are given credit, BioMed Central has become the first publisher to … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...
Posted in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, Kinesiology & Health Education, Mathematics & Statistics, Neuroscience, Nursing, Physics & Astronomy, Publications and Research, Respiratory Therapy, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

David Sackett, “Father” of Evidence-Based Medicine

Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail

David Sackett, MD, OC, FRSC, MSc, FRCP, clinical epidemiologist, and founding Chair of the Cochrane Collaboration, has died. In 1967, Dr. Sackett founded the world’s first department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, at McMaster University in Ontario. He founded and … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...
Posted in Books, Databases, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, Kinesiology & Health Education, Neuroscience, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Public Health, Respiratory Therapy, Special Collections & Archives | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on David Sackett, “Father” of Evidence-Based Medicine

PubMed Workshops Rescheduled: April 1-11, 2014

PubMed is a database with over 23 million records and 5 thousand plus journals going back to 1946. As a free service provided by the National Library of Medicine it is the most important resource for medical literature in the … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...
Posted in Biology, Chemistry, Databases, Gerontology, Health Administration, Instruction, Kinesiology & Health Education, Neuroscience, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Public Health, Respiratory Therapy, Social Work, Sociology | Tagged , | Comments Off on PubMed Workshops Rescheduled: April 1-11, 2014

Sort by Relevance in PubMed

PubMed has added a new Display Settings option to sort your search results by relevance. The relevance sort order for search results is based on an algorithm that analyzes each PubMed citation that includes the search terms. For each search … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...
Posted in Biology, Chemistry, Databases, Education, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, Gerontology, Health Administration, Kinesiology & Health Education, Neuroscience, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Public Health, Respiratory Therapy, Social Work | Tagged , | Comments Off on Sort by Relevance in PubMed

PubMed Workshops September 16-20, 2013

PubMed is a database with over 23 million records and 5,000+ journals dating back to 1946.  As a free service provided by the National Library of Medicine, it is the most important resource for medical literature in the country. It’s … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...
Posted in Biology, Databases, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, General News, Gerontology, Health Administration, Instruction, Kinesiology & Health Education, Neuroscience, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Public Health, Respiratory Therapy | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on PubMed Workshops September 16-20, 2013

Workshop Series: Demographic Maps and Data Made Easy

Would you like to learn about using demographic data or creating maps with demographic data, but don’t really know where to start?  Would your research or teaching benefit from spatially visualizing demographic data?  Would you like to learn how to … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...
Posted in African American Studies, Business, Communication, Criminal Justice, Databases, Economics, Education, Educational Policy Studies, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, General News, Geosciences, Government Information, Health Administration, History, Journalism, Kinesiology & Health Education, Management, Marketing, Nursing, Nutrition, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, Public Management & Policy, Real Estate, Resources, Social Work, Sociology, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies | Comments Off on Workshop Series: Demographic Maps and Data Made Easy

Science Research on the iPhone and iPad

A black iPad showing blurred icons on its screen.

Have you ever wanted to do research on your iPad or iPhone? Working on a mobile device may not be as convenient as a computer, but more and more publishers are starting to make sure you can access articles on … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...
Posted in Biology, Chemistry, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, Geosciences, Kinesiology & Health Education, Mathematics & Statistics, Neuroscience, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Physics & Astronomy, Psychology, Public Health, Respiratory Therapy, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Newly Published Gait Analysis Research

Congratulations to Dr. Mark Geil, Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health, for his recent publication. Geil MD.  A novel method for the measurement of linear body segment parameters during clinical gait analysis.  Gait Posture. 2013 Apr 18. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2013.03.030. … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...
Posted in Faculty Publications and Research, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, General News, Kinesiology & Health Education | Comments Off on Newly Published Gait Analysis Research

Trouble Accessing Articles?

Looking for a specific article? Here’s how to tell if the library has it and how to get a copy if we don’t. Step 1: Find It @ GSU You’ll be able to access articles in journals the library subscribes … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...
Posted in Accounting, African American Studies, Anthropology, Applied Linguistics and ESL, Art & Design, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Communication, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, Economics, Education, Educational Policy Studies, Educational Psychology & Special Education, Ejournals, English, Film & Media, Finance, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, Geosciences, Gerontology, Global Studies, Government Information, Health Administration, History, Hospitality, International Business, Journalism, Kinesiology & Health Education, Management, Marketing, Mathematics & Statistics, Middle & Secondary Education, Music, Neuroscience, Nursing, Nutrition, Philosophy, Physical Therapy, Physics & Astronomy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, Public Management & Policy, Real Estate, Religious Studies, Respiratory Therapy, Risk Management & Insurance, Social Work, Sociology, Speech, Theatre, Uncategorized, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, World Languages & Cultures | Comments Off on Trouble Accessing Articles?

Kinesiology and Health Professor to Receive NASPE Hall of Fame Award

Professor Jacalyn Lund, Chair of the Department of Kinesiology and Health, in the College of Education will receive the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE) Hall of Fame Award for Physical Education at the 2013 American Alliance for … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...
Posted in Education, Faculty Publications and Research, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, General News, Kinesiology & Health Education, Publications and Research | 1 Comment