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SUSAN L. KASSER

Associate Professor
Rehabilitation and Movement Science
Nursing & Health Sciences
Phone:(802)656-7742
Email Address:Susan.Kasser@uvm.edu
Specialty:exercise science, Multiple Sclerosis, balance, adapted physical activity
Biography:Kasser's courses at the University of Vermont concentrate on fitness in special populations and adapted physical activity. She was honored with UVM's highest honor, the Kroepsch-Maurice Award for Excellence in Teaching, in 2000. Her research has focused on exercise and balance for adults with multiple sclerosis, with her work published in Clinical Kinesiology, Neurology Report and the American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Her book, "Inclusive Games," was published in 1995 and her most recent text, "Inclusive Physical Activity", was published in 2005.