Freedson speaks with Gazette about safety of treadmills

May 7, 2015

Patty Freedson (center) uses treadmills in her lab as part of her research into measuring physical activity.

Patty Freedson, Professor and Chair of Kinesiology, recently spoke with the Daily Hampshire Gazette for an article about safely using treadmills. Freedson researches physical activity measurement in her lab at UMass Amherst. "People have a tendency to want to look at their feet,” she said. “That’s a no-no." Read more here.