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CSRI Annual Conference Coming Soon

February 14, 2012

Coming Soon……. 5th Annual College Sport Research Institute Conference April 19-21, 2012    William & Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill To register go to:

Dr. Robert McMurray Still Research Active in Retirement

February 14, 2012

Dr. Mac, although retired continues to work on the Hispanic Community Health Study of Adults and Children, the Comparative Obesity Prevention and Treatment Trial in Children, and The Parents and Children Obesity Treatment projects.  He is working on two new … Continued

Barbara Osborne Recognized as Research Fellow

February 14, 2012

Barbara Osborne is being recognized by the Sport and Recreation Law Association as a Research Fellow.  The induction ceremony is on March 2, 2012 at the annual conference in Greensboro. Barbara Osborne, JD was also featured in Sport Marketing Quarterly with … Continued

Dr. Jason Mihalik Receives NOCSAE Grant!

January 31, 2012

    Dr. Jason Mihalik was recently awarded a grant by the National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) in the amount of $197,111 for the following project:  “The effect of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on recovery time of … Continued

Guskieiwicz on USA Today

December 2, 2011

A story on Dr. Kevin Guskiewicz was featured in USA Today entitled, “UNC concussion researcher suffered hard knocks of his own.”  The story talks about his history as a player and how his experiences as a professor, coach, parent and researcher have … Continued

Darin Padua Quoted on

December 2, 2011

Dr. Darin Padua and research associates were mentioned in an article on regarding the findings in a recent American Journal of Sports Medicine.  The title of the article was “Athletes’ injury prevention programs take time.”  Programs aimed at preventing knee … Continued

Employee Excellence Awards

December 2, 2011

Congratulations to Victor Anderson and Joel McLawhorn for winning employee excellence awards this year! Victor Anderson is our Computer System Administrator and is single handedly responsible for all computer equipment for all 60+ employees including set up, maintenance, repair and … Continued

EXSS Employee of The Year…..Darrell Kidd

December 2, 2011

Congratulations to Darrell Kidd who was the recipient of the EXSS Employee of the Year Award. This employee excellence award is given to a person nominated by their peers for going over and beyond to further the mission of the … Continued

Darin Padua Featured in the Raleigh News & Observer

September 26, 2011

Dr. Darin Padua was featured in the Raleigh News and Observer on Sunday, September 25th in an article titled, “Cracking the ACL Code: UNC Researchers learning how to prevent ACL Injuries” by Tim Stevens. This is a great article about … Continued