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Welcome to the Human Performance Lab

To EXPLORE the factors and limits of Human Performance.
To EVALUATE Human Performance.
To EDUCATE students and practitioners of Human Performance.
To ENHANCE Human Performance.

The Human Performance Lab

The Human Performance Laboratory at Boise State University is a facility designated to teach, conduct research, and provide service to faculty, staff, students, and individuals in the community. Among the physiological and fitness parameters measured in the laboratory are:

  • Cardiorespiratory endurance (maximal oxygen uptake)
  • Muscular fitness (strength and endurance) and flexibility
  • Anaerobic power, body composition, and pulmonary function
  • Resting and stress electrocardiography
  • Agility, Balance, Coordination, Power, Reaction time, and Speed

Visit us in Norco sometime! For more specific location information, navigate to our Contact page.

We need contributions to keep our lab running.

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When you buy a HPL shirt, it helps fund lab equipment purchase and upkeep. Visit the HPL Equipment page to see more details, and the button below for a link to purchase.

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College of Health Sciences

The College of Health Sciences strives to provide high quality, affordable, relevant education to its students and the campus community through health-related initiatives and resources. The college believes that students can learn more from each other through interprofessional education learning opportunities to advance life-long health in global communities. Below is the list of schools, resources, and initiatives housed in the College of Health Sciences.

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