Research Resources

DXA Example


Anthropometry and Body Composition Tools

  • 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)



CAND 2017

Students presenting their work at conferences.