Faculty


Yuri Feito

Yuri Feito, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

 

Office: Prillaman Hall 4018

Phone: 770-794-7764

E-mail: yfeito@kennesaw.edu

 

 

 

Academic Degrees

 

 

Ph.D.

Kinesiology and Sport Studies

University of Tennessee

2010

 

M.P.H.

Public Health

Nova Southeastern

2007

 

M.S.

Clinical Exercise Physiology

Barry University

2001

  B.S. Exercise Science Barry University 2000

 

Professional Experience

 

 

2012-Present

Assistant Professor, Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management, Kennesaw State University

 

2010-2012

Assistant Professor, Department of Sport and Exercise Science, Barry University

 

Recent Professional Activities

 

 

Tyo BM, Bassett DR Jr, Coe DP, Feito Y, Thompson DL. Effect of BMI on pedometers in early adolescents under free-living conditions. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2013 Mar;45(3):569-73.

 

Feito, Y and Musto, T.  Using pedometers to promote physical activity among clinical populations.  Journal of Clin Exer Physio.  2012; 1(1): 15-20.

 

Feito, Y, Bassett, DR, Thompson, DL.  Evaluation of activity monitors in controlled and free-living environments.  Med Sci Sport Exerc.  2012; 44(4): 733-741.

 

Feito, Y, Tyo, BM, Bassett, DR, Thompson, DL.  Effect of BMI and Speed on Step Count OutputJ Phys Act Health.  2012; 9(4): 594-600.

 

Feito Y, Bassett DR, Tyo B, Thompson DL.Effects of body mass index and tilt angle on output of two wearable activity monitors. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2011 May;43(5):861-6.

 

Tyo BM, Fitzhugh EC, Bassett DR Jr, John D, Feito Y, Thompson DL.Effects of body mass index and step rate on pedometer error in a free-living environment. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2011 Feb;43(2):350-6.

 

Mier CM, Feito Y. Metabolic cost of stride rate, resistance, and combined use of arms and legs on the elliptical trainer. Res Q Exerc Sport. 2006 Dec;77(4):507-13.

 

Professional Interests

 

 

Physical activity and exercise, Chronic disease prevention, Exercise asssessment and prescription

 

Teaching Responsibilities

 

 

HPS 4350 Fitness Evaluation and Exercise Prescription
EHS 6655 Epidemiology
EHS 7720 Cardiovascular and Clinical Physiology