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Rachel Kleis, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor
  • Kinesiology

Teaching Interests
  • Athletic Training
  • Biomechanics
  • Research Methods
Research and Creative Activities
  • Anterior cruciate ligament injury and reconstruction
  • Physical activity behaviors after musculoskeletal injury
  • Psychology of sport and physical activity participation
  • Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Kentucky, 2022
  • M.S. in Athletic Training, University of Kentucky, 2017
  • B.A. in Athletic Training, Central College, 2015
  • BOC Certified Athletic Trainer
  • State Licensed Athletic Trainer: Wisconsin, Iowa, Kentucky
  • American Heart Association BLS CPR/AED 
Professional Memberships
  • National Athletic Trainers' Association
  • Great Lakes Athletic Trainers' Association
  • Wisconsin Athletic Trainers' Association