Centers, Institutes & Labs
The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism values research and scholarship. Faculty expand knowledge and understanding in a variety of disciplines and fields by publishing research findings in prestigious journals and by making presentations to national and international audiences. Our scholars support the research of others by serving on advisory committees and editorial boards, and as leaders of influential state, national, and international professional associations.
The Center for the Advancement of Public Health (CAPH) assists organizations and individuals as they promote health and safety. Established in 1986, GMU’s CAPH offers a range of resources and services designed to add value to local, state and national initiatives.
Producing competent athletic training graduates with a strong scientific foundational knowledge whom have the capability to practice as level II health care providers.
Our mission at the Center for Sport Management (CSM) is to advance the study and practice of sport management in all of its dimensions.
The Sports Medicine Assessment Research & Testing (S.M.A.R.T.) Laboratory strives to enhance the quality of life for all physically active individuals through the development and improvement of methods for the prevention, recognition, and treatment of injury and disease.