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Center on Aging
Kansas State University
253 Justin Hall
1324 Lovers Lane
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-5945
785-532-5504 fax
gerontology@k-state.edu

Ryan Thiele

Ryan Thiele

Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health
Assistant Professor

Contact Information

146 Lafene
785-532-5508
rthiele@k-state.edu

Education

  • PhD, Oklahoma State University, 2016
  • MA, The University of Tulsa, 2012
  • BS, Iowa State University of Science and Technology, 2010

Research Interests

  • Effects of exercise on neuromuscular function and human performance
  • Diagnostic assessment of musculoskeletal architecture and adaptation
  • Sensory and motor deficits related to aging and/or disease

Courses Taught

  • FNDH 556 Rehabilitation and Conditioning for Athletic Injuries
  • FNDH 551 Examination of Athletic Injuries of the Extremities
  • FNDH 655 Clinical Applications of Neurological Function

Teaching Interests

  • Age-related changes to sensory and motor function
  • Clinical applications of neurological function
  • Evaluation and rehabilitation of orthopedic injuries