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Exercise Science Staff - Jason Crandall

Jason Crandall, Ph.D., EP-C

Jason Crandall, Ph.D., EP-C

Assistant Professor of Exercise Science

Office:  Smith Stadium East 1058
Phone:  (270) 745-2077
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. & K.I. Steenbergen. (2015). Older adults’ functional performance and health knowledge after a combination exercise, health education, and bingo game. Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine. October-December: 1-8, DOI: 10.1177/2333721415613201.

 

Crandall, K.J. (2015). Bingocize®: Successful integration of intergenerational service-learning into an exercise science practicum project. Journal of Community Engagement and Higher Education, 6 (2): 1-6.

 

Crandall, K.J., T. Carlin, & A. Flynn. (2015). Comparison of Dominant and Non-Dominant Range of Motion in Collegiate Baseball Pitchers. International Journal of Human Movement and Sports Sciences, 3(2): 16-18, DOI: 10.13189/saj.2015.030202.

 

Crandall, K.J., C. Fairman, and D. Anderson. (2015). Functional fitness in older adults after a combination multicomponent exercise program and bingo game. International Journal of Exercise Science, 8 (1): 38-48.

 

Fairman C, K. Kendall, B. Harris, K.J. Crandall, J. McMillan. (2016). Effectiveness of a training program using an Alter-G treadmill to improve physiological and psychosocial measures in female breast cancer survivors. International Journal of Exercise Science. 9(1): 101- 109.

 

External Funding:

K.J. Crandall & M. Shake. (2015). Efficacy of a mobile game application for improving older adults’ health, function, and cognition. Retirement Research Foundation Grant ---$94,682                                                                                             

K.J. Crandall & M. Shake. (2014). Bingocize 3.0: A unique mobile application for maintaining or improving older adults' health
and function. Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation Kentucky Commercialization Fund Grant ----$74,860.00                                                                                                                                                                
K.J. Crandall. (2014). Bingocize 3.0: A unique mobile application for maintaining or improving participants’ health and function. Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation SBIR/STTR Phase Double Zero
Program Grant---- $3,650.00                                                                                                                                       

K.J. Crandall & T.S. Lyons (2013). Bingocize: A replicable model to improve functional physical fitness in  older adults while engaging university students and the community. Owensboro Health Hospital Community Benefit Grant ----$7,800.00             

Biography

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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