TALLAHASSEE – The American Kinesiology Association has nominated Sarah Price, Ph.D. of the Florida A&M University Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation to its Board of Directors.
Kinesiology is the field of study that examines the human movement, performance and includes physiology, biomechanics, and pedagogy. Kinesiology graduates are accounting for increasing numbers of medical school applicants, as well as other professional programs such as physical and occupational therapy.
Association Executive Director Amelia Lee, Ph.D. said Price showed leadership in the field and signifies that the American Kinesiology Association recognizes the emerging FAMU program, specifically Price’s leadership. She will begin her three-year term in January of 2016.