Research Resources

Body Composition Tools

DXA Example

  • Dual-energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DXA) - example scan pictured above
  • Air displacement plethysmography (BodPod)
  • Bioelectrical Impedence Analysis (BIA)
  • Stadiometer, scales

Dietary Assessment Tools

Biomarker Analysis

Other Nutrition Research Tools

  • Metabolic cart for indirect calorimetry and physical performance assessment
  • Clinical simulation laboratory
  • Dynamometer (grip strength analysis)
  • Statistical Package for Social Science (SPSS) software (IBM)

Students presenting their work at conferences:

CAND 2017