The department of Health and Human Performance held its annual Research Symposium on Oct 26th and 27th, 2015 in the Rockwell Pavilion - M.D. Anderson Library at the University of Houston. About 600 audience members listened as more than 40 HHP graduate students and faculty presented their research, over two days, on a wide variety of topics, including Kinesiology, exercise science, obesity, physiology, sports administration and athletic training. The event also included a poster presentation session.
Contestants in the elevator speech contest at HHP's Research Symposium
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HHP graduate students competed in the “elevator speech” contest during which students give a two minute informative and persuasive sales pitch of their research to a panel of judges. The top three contestants receive funding to support their research. This years winners were Mr. Nate Parker, Mr. Leo Preteesh and Ms. Stephanie Silveira.
Click here for more information on each presenter and their research topic (pdf)