Skip to main content
Intellect

Keven Prusak named district president of national health alliance

Keven Prusak, an associate professor in Brigham Young University’s School of Education, was elected as a district president for the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.

Prusak will be presiding over the southwest district of the United States, which consists of Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, California and Hawaii. He was elected during a national convention in Santa Fe, N.M., Feb. 10-13.

AAHPERD promotes physical activity and healthy lifestyles in both the schools and in the community. Officers and members are professionals in all different types of industries and work with legislatures and school boards to promote daily physical activity and healthy nutrition.

Prusak, who specializes in children’s health, will be leading the regional organization in its efforts to advocate, research, publish and create standards for health in the United States.

For more information, contact William J. Vincent at (801) 422-2670.

Writer: Brandon Garrett

Related Articles
data-content-type="article"
January 21, 2021
Among competition from Harvard, Carnegie Mellon and other top schools, BYU students swept the contest, winning all of the first-place juried prizes.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
data-content-type="article"
January 19, 2021
BYU professors and students developed a tool that can auto-index the cause of death from death certificates.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
data-content-type="article"
January 13, 2021
In studies published over the last year, BYU’s interdisciplinary research group Autism Connect has outlined ways to change these norms by improving the accuracy, timeliness and helpfulness of autism diagnoses.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText=