Beth Patton, Ph.D., Associate Professor

Beth Patton, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Rybolt Sports Sciences Center
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What does "Accent on the Individual" mean to you?

"Accent on the Individual" means being there for my students inside and outside of the classroom, helping my students navigate their career path and future after graduation.

Research Areas

Childhood Obesity
Fitness Assessment
Corporate Wellness
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PhD Curriculum & Instruction-Health Education, Kent State
MSEd Exercise Science & Adult Fitness, University of Akron
BSEd Physical Ed. & Health Ed., University of Akron

Courses Taught

ES 190: Anatomy for the Exercise Sciences
ES 261: Medical Terminology
ES 312: Fitness Assessment & Exercise Prescription I
ES 314: Group Exercise Leadership
ES 474: Sports Nutrition & Substance Abuse
ES 493: Exercise Science Intersnhip
DIET/ES 343: Active Aging
HS 316: Consumer Health
HS 318: School Health Environment & Services
PE 230: Sophomore Field Experience
PE 330: Multicultural Field Experience
EDCI 469: Student Internship
EDSS 673: Analysis of Sport Instruction