Internships

All majors in the department are required to complete an internship or independent study. Many HHP students complete internships with local companies or organizations as a way to gain experience with the fields in which they want to work. The department handles all internship placements ensuring quality experiences for each.

Placements for recent interns:

Advanced Physical Therapy
Bradley Free Clinic
Cardiology Associates of Roanoke
Carilion Cardiac Rehabilitation
Lewis Gale Clinic
Old Dominion Athletic Conference
Radford University Strength and Conditioning
Roanoke Athletic Club
Roanoke County Schools (working with athletic directors)
Salem Red Sox
Virginia Amateur Sports
YMCA
Salem Parks and Recreation Department
Salem Civic Center
WDBJ - TV

 
Professors Guide Football officials

Professors Guide Football officials

The duo from the Health and Human Performance department watch sports on television, but they aren’t always looking for the score. Instead, they watch for the progress that they are making in the way that athletic officials are trained.

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