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Susan Yeargin, Ph.D., ATC

Title: Associate Professor
Exercise Science
Department: Athletic Training
Arnold School of Public Health
Phone: 803-777-3169
Office: Public Health Research Center 226
921 Assembly Street

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Research and Teaching Interests

Susan Yeargin has over 10 years of experience conducting research in thermoregulation and hydration behaviors. She focuses upon identifying factors in the prevention, recognition or treatment of exertional heat illnesses. She was a task force member of the Pre-Season Heat-Acclimatization Guidelines for Secondary School Athletics, and a co-author of the recent NATA Position Statement update on Exertional Heat Illnesses. She also serves as an expert for the Korey Stringer Institute’s Medical Board.

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