Lynn Perkes


Phone Number   208-496-4653
Email Address
Address   243 HRT

Personal & Community Wellness Advisor

A Health Science degree with an emphasis in Health Promotion and Lifetime Wellness will prepare a student, both theoretically and experientially, for many career opportunities. Job titles or opportunities could include but not limited to: Community Health Educator, Health Promotion Specialist, Corporate Wellness, Health Counseling, Resort Wellness, Fitness Center, Educational Health promotion, Wilderness Health Promotion and Lifestyle Treaining Specialist.

Students will receive training in a diversity of areas: kinesiology, ergonomics, lifestyle management, health and fitness appraisal and prescription, nutrition, and exercise physiology. Additional training can be attained in areas such as: sports medicine, gerontology, wilderness health promotion and environmental health.

Courses Taught

HS 305 Health and Fitness Appraisal & Prescription
HS 365 Kinesiology