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Craig Elder, PhD, ATC, CSCS, CSPS
Dr. Elder has been involved academically in undergraduate athletic training education and undergraduate and graduate strength and conditioning curriculums for over 20 years. Currently he is an Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator for the Department of Health Sciences at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs where he supervises the undergraduate and graduate strength and conditioning curricula. Clinically he has worked as a collegiate and high school athletic trainer, is currently the athletic trainer and strength coach for USA ParaArchery, and serves as an athletic trainer with the USOC medical staff for Paralympic multisport events. His research interests are in athlete development and movement assessment in diverse populations.  

Dr. Dawes has worked as a strength and conditioning /performance coach, educator and post-rehabilitation specialist for over 15 years, and continues to act as a performance consultant for a wide-variety athletes, law enforcement officers and those in physically demanding occupations. Jay is also a USA Weightlifting Club Coach, and certified by the Australian Strength and Conditioning Association as a Level 2 S & C coach. His research interests are in performance enhancement for tactical athletes and sport teams.  

Additional Health Sciences Graduate Faculty
Jackie Berning, PhD, RD, CSSD
Mandi Elder, EdD, ATC
Margaret Harris, PhD, MS, HC
Andrea Hutchins, PhD, RD
Margie Hunt, MS, ATC
Keston Lindsay PhD, CSCS
Nanna Meyer, PhD, RD, CSSD  

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