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Video podcasts are back! This week Comic Extraordinaire - Mr. Kevin Hughes!

  • 8/26/2011 4:20:52 AM
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Join us this week for a great video podcast by Mr. Kevin Hughes - Comic Extraordinaire.  Kevin has a great take on health and wellness and is an end-user of what we do as sports scientists.  He's got a great perspective and is fun to listen to (plus, check out his bio - Comic of the year several times!).
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New Grant Requests for Applications released

New Grant Requests for Applications released

  • 8/24/2011 4:42:41 AM
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The new Requests for Applications (RFA) for the Huffines Institute Student Travel and Student Research programs are now available.  Sign into the Affiliate area and those program announcements and applications will be on the sign-in page.  If you are not a Huffines Affiliate or Student Affiliate and you want to take advantage of the programs, please go to our Affiliate area and apply using the appropriate application form. 
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It's Podcast Friday! Dr. Mickey Collins and concussion!

It's Podcast Friday! Dr. Mickey Collins and concussion!

  • 8/18/2011 6:30:37 AM
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 Our awareness of the prevalence of concussions in sports is increasing....Join us today in the podcast as we chat with one of leading experts in rehabilitating athletes after concussion, Dr. Mickey Collins from the University of Pittsburgh.  It is a great conversation and one that all of us need to hear.
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Video Friday!  Cowboy hats, elephants, and Dr. Mike Reid

Video Friday! Cowboy hats, elephants, and Dr. Mike Reid

  • Podcasts
  • 7/28/2011 6:04:00 AM
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Join us for the most recent video podcast from the Huffines Discussion:  Dr. Michael Reid, from the University of Kentucky, who talks about "Muscle Weakness, Fatigue and Free Radicals: Of Cowboy Hats and Elephants". And as the title implies, it was a fascinating talk!
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We've got four in the podcast today! Exercise myth-busting!

  • Podcasts
  • 7/18/2011 10:06:00 AM
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Recently CNN.com published a list of the top ten exercise myths.  But are those myths really myths?  We asked four bright, rising stars in Exercise Science - Brad Lambert, Emily Schmitt, David Ferguson, and Justin Dobson - for their take on the 'myths'.  It's a fun group, a fun conversation, and the first time we've had four guests on the podcast at the same time!
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It's Podcast Friday! Dr. Angela Duckworth and GRIT

It's Podcast Friday! Dr. Angela Duckworth and GRIT

  • Podcasts
  • 7/18/2011 9:53:00 AM
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What are the components of success?  Talent?  Practice?  Determination?  Join us in the podcast as we chat with Dr. Angela Duckworth from the University of Pennsylvania who tells us about GRIT and the role of determination in success.  This is a great conversation about a topic that is easy to talk about, but hard to study.
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Podcast Friday: Can you predict what sport you are best at from your genes?

Podcast Friday: Can you predict what sport you are best at from your genes?

  • 7/18/2011 9:40:00 AM
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If you knew exactly what sport you were best suited for, would you be interested?  Several companies claim that they can tell you what sport you would be best at.  Join us today in the podcast as we talk to Dr. Steve Roth from the University of Maryland who is an expert on using genetics to select for sport.   We have a great conversation that is extremely relevant to sports science and if you are a parent with a child interested in sport, you'll want to hear this podcast...
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Our next video podcast! From Sports Illustrated, Dr. Jon Wertheim!

  • 7/14/2011 7:48:52 AM
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Check out our newest video podcast - from the 2011 Huffines Discussion, Dr. Jon Wertheim talks about omission bias in sports officiating - Do the referees really swallow the whistle in the last few minutes of game?  It's a great talk and sure to start a discussion!
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The Video podcasts have begun!  Dr. Molly Bray, UAB!

The Video podcasts have begun! Dr. Molly Bray, UAB!

  • Podcasts
  • 6/30/2011 9:13:00 AM
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We are pleased to announce that our video podcast has gone live.  Go to the Videos section (under Resources) to see our Video Podcasts.  We are so pleased that our first video podcast is from 2011 Huffines Discussion Scholar, Dr. Molly Bray.  The Huffines Discussion was a series of eight talks given by leaders in Sports Medicine.  These talks were aimed at an educated lay audience and each speaker was only given 18 minutes.  Subscribe to the video podcast to get a new vi...
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