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Dean Heather Carnahan invited to give prestigious lecture

Dr. Heather Carnahan

Dr. Heather Carnahan delivered a prestigious lecture recently, recognizing her contributions to motor learning.

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HKR alumnae donates to health and wellness

Joyce (Noel) O'Doherty with Dr. Gary Kachanoski

The Integrated Health and Wellness Fund in Human Kinetics and Recreation will help foster and promote a deeper understanding of integrated health and wellness within Memorial and throughout Newfoundland and Labrador. 

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Everything exercise is the focus of a conference hosted by HKR

CSEP 2014 hosted by HKR

More than 300 exercise physiologists from Canada, the US and Europe are gathering in St. John’s for a national conference and knowledge exhange. 

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Safety at sea: The human factors

Dr. Scott MacKinnon

“The work I do at Chalmers is so integrated into the culture here, people see and understand the importance and impact of the ocean maritime safety here; very much the same way as Newfoundland’s identity and culture is tied to the sea.”

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