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Jan Edmisten, DSc

Professor of Kinesiology

Office Phone: (951) 343-4539
E-mail: jkodat@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: James Building, Room 38
Office Hours: MWF 8:15-9:30 and TR 8:15-10:30; afternoons by appointment only

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
DSc Research/Teaching Loma Linda University 1997
M.P.T. Physical Therapy Loma Linda University 1995
B.S. Wellness/Fitness and Physical Education Middle Tennessee State University 1992

Additional Education

Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS)
Licensed Physical Therapist

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Courses Taught

Movement Anatomy
Applied Movement Anatomy
Nutrition Science
Contemporary Health Issues
Lifelong Motor Development
Principles of Conditioning
Therapeutic Exercise and Rehabilitation
Sports Nutrition

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Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

Influence of diet/nutrition on exercise, injury, and recovery; lower kinetic chain in running; and workplace wellness

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Teaching Experience

Adjunct Faculty, Physical Therapy, Azusa Pacific University, 2006-current
Associate Chair and Associate Professor of Physical Therapy, Azusa Pacific University, 1997-2006

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Church Membership & Activities

Sandals Church

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Community Service & Involvement

Cheer coach; volunteer for little league baseball; volunteer for orangecrest football

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Interests & Hobbies

Enjoys sports, activites outdoors, travel, and reading.
Children: Connor and Rachel.

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Personal Philosophy

The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my savior; my God is my rock, in whom I find protection. He is my shield, the power that saves me, and my place of safety. Psalm 18:2

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