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Human Performance Laboratory

HP Lab 1 HP Lab 2

Visit the faculty web page of Carl Foster, Director of the Human Performance Laboratory.

Fitness Testing (for admission to academic programs)  
The HPRL Lab Manager is available for fitness testing all year (except for August) during most business hours. Please schedule your test by calling 608.785.8685 or e-mailing dodge.chri@uwlax.edu.

Contact Information

The Human Performance Laboratory is located in room 225 of Mitchell Hall (see campus map).  The lab is on the second floor located in the southeast corner of the building, in the same wing as the weight room.  Campbell road is located right outside our door.

Hours:  Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Contact:


Director Lab Manager Medical Technologist
Carl Foster, Ph.D.   
608.785.8687  
foster.carl@uwlax.edu
Chris Dodge, MS.  
608.785.8685  
dodge.chri@uwlax.edu

HP blood lab

 

HP monarchergo

 

HP treadmill 2

 

HP weighing tank

 

HP spectro

 

HP polar

 

HP treadmill

 

HP moxus

 

HP lactate machine

 

HP lab 4

 

HP lab 3

 

HP ekg 2

 

HP dt60

 

HP ekg 1

The labs main mission is to support classes in the Exercise & Sport Science Department.  Numerous studies are carried out yearly and volunteers are needed.  Contact Chris Dodge, lab manager about testing (608.785.8685).

Services Available

  • Body Composition
  • Underwater weighing
  • Skinfolds

Oxygen Consumption

  • Maximum oxygen uptake
  • Resting metabolic rate

Lactate Threshold

Blood Lipid Profile

Educational Tours

IRB approved consent form templates for human research