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Nelson Cortes

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Associate Professor, Exercise, Fitness, and Health Promotion, College of Education and Human Development

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  • Prince William: Katherine G. Johnson Hall, 201E
    10900 University Boulevard, MS 4E5
    Manassas, VA 20110

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Dr. Cortes earned his B.S. in Physical Education & Exercise Science from ULHT with a special emphasis in Sports Biomechanics; an M.S. Ed. in Exercise Science with concentration in Clinical Biomechanics; and his Ph.D. in Human Movement Science from Old Dominion University. He has authored his research in refereed journals, and other publications; and has presented regionally, nationally and internationally. Dr. Cortes serves as a manuscript reviewer for several journals, including Journal of Applied Biomechanics, Journal of Athletic Training, Journal of Sports Science.


PhD, Human Movement Science, Old Dominion University (2010)

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Faculty Rank: Associate Professor

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