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Kinesiology, Recreation and Sport: Full-time Faculty - Jason Crandall Ph.D., HFS

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Dr. Jason Crandall Ph.D., HFS

Dr. Jason Crandall Ph.D., HFS

Assistant Professor of Exercise Science

Office:  Smith Stadium East 1058
Email:  jason.crandall@wku.edu

Courses

EXS 296: Practicum in Exercise Science
EXS 324: Measurement and Evaluation in Kinesiology
EXS 455: Exercise and Aging
EXS 496: Internship in Exercise Science

Research

Research Areas of Interest: Physical activity interventions for children and older adults, physical activity and public health, eating disorders, obesity

 

Selected Publications:


Crandall, K.J., P.A. Eisenman, L. Ransdell, and J. Reel. (2012).  Physical activity perceptions and binge eating disorder in community-dwelling women. Food and Health, 2 (5): 119-126. doi: 10:5923/j.fph.20120205


Crandall, K.J., P.A. Eisenman, L. Ransdell, and J. Reel. (2011). Exploring binge eating and physical activity in community-dwelling women. International Journal of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, 1 (1): 1-8.  doi: 10.5923/j.ijpbs.20110101.01


Crandall, K.J. (2010). Binge Eating Disorder: What physical activity professionals need to know. Kentucky Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Journal. 48(1), 18-21.

Selected Presentations:


Crandall, K.J. and D. Anderson.  Mobility and balance gains: An evidence-based model that improves ADL’s and engagement. American Association of Service Coordinators National Conference: Indianapolis, In., 2013.


Crandall, K.J. and C. Zachary. Efficacy of service-learning in health education to improve pre-service teachers’ openness to diversity. Conference on Applied Learning in Higher Education: Saint Joseph, MO., 2012.


Crandall, K.J., P.A. Eisenman, L. Ransdell, J.J. Reel, and B.B. Schultz. Relationship between binge eating disorder and physical activity in community dwelling individuals. American College of Sports Medicine National Conference: San Francisco, CA., 2003.

Bio

Education: 

Ph.D:  University of Utah
M.A:  University of Northern Colorado
B.S:  Western Kentucky University


Certifications:

American College of Sports Medicine Certified Health Fitness Specialist SM       
American College of Sports Medicine Exercise is Medicine Credential: Level 2       
American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers       

Other Information:

Research Fellow WKU Center for Gerontology
Kentucky Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance
Exercise Science Section Chair 2013
Kentucky Association for Gerontology Board Member    2013

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