Clinical Assistant Professor

Nathan Kokinda is a clinical assistant professor within the Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Science, where he specializes in physiological testing. He currently teaches Evaluation and Exercise Prescription and Exercise Physiology.

Professor Kokinda's clinical work takes place at the Vermont Cancer Center, where he provides support as an exercise physiologist to the Oncology Rehabilitation Program. Prior to joining the Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Science in the fall of 2012, he was the senior research physiologist for the UVM Clinical Research Center at The University of Vermont Medical Center, where he managed the Physiology Core Lab and assisted with protocol development and data collection for principle investigators.

Associations and Affiliations

  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • Clinical Exercise Physiology Association
  • American Heart Association CPR/AED
Nate Kokinda

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Exercise intervention following cancer treatment, physiological testing


  • M.S., Exercise Physiology; Springfield College
  • B.S., Exercise Science; Castleton State College


  • 802-656-0825
Office Location:

310K Rowell Hall

Courses Taught

  • RMS 250 - Exercise Physiology Laboratory
  • EXMS 245 - Exercise Evaluation and Prescription
  • EXMS 272 - Senior Capstone Experience