Exercise Clinic Laboratory

lab-0194-smallThis general purpose laboratory supports the discovery, engagement, and learning missions of the department.

  • Iowa law enforcement officers undergo a medical examination by a physician and then a sub-group completes graded exercise tests as part of an effort to reduce the incidence of cardiovascular disease.
  • On-campus adult participants in The Exercise Clinic complete their fitness assessments in this laboratory.
  • Students learn how to perform graded exercise tests to screen for cardiovascular disease and, in the case of graduate students, how to interpret 12-lead electrocardiograms.