The Department is running a vibrant research program with the sole purpose of creating a culture of research driven learning for both staff and students. The long-term objective is to eventually develop a Center for Performance Excellence in the varying field of application.
The major emphasis is on a public health platform under two priority areas;
- Brief intervention into primary care and lab-based exercise programs
- Community based lifestyle programs
Mrs. Levana Zigel (MSc) from the Wingate Institute, Ribstein Center for Sports Medicine and Research, Netanya, Israel Dr. Itzik Weinstein (PhD) from School of Physical Education, Ohalo College, Katzerin, Israel
CHILD GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT ENHANCEMENT
This is designed as a consolidation effort to further enhance child education. The primary emphasis is on enhancing child cognition through intervention with Physical Activity that provides for a positive learning experience.
Collaboration with Dr. Bangirana Paul (PhD) from Makerere University, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry