Dr. Palmieri-Smith is a certified athletic trainer whose primary research interest is aimed at understanding the neuromuscular consequences of joint injury. More specifically, she is interested in understanding the functional limitations and biomechanical adaptations that occur as a result of arthrogenic muscle inhibition (AMI) as well as the involvement of neural networks in initiating AMI. Dr. Palmieri-Smith is also interested in the role of traumatic knee injury in the development of degenerative joint disease.
|AT 115||Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries||3||Winter||Palmieri-Smith|
Course Name RO: PrevCare Ath Inj
Course Level: Undergraduate
This course introduces clinical approaches to the prevention and treatment of injuries common to active lifestyles, including acute and overuse injuries. This class is designed to give a general overview of all aspects of athletic training.
Prerequisites: AT major or permission of instructor.