Major: Kinesiology and Health
Minor/option/emphasis: KIN-Exercise Science
Type of experience: Internship
Company/Organization: Genesis Health Systems
Company/Organization website: http://genesishealth.com
Title: Exercise Specialist
Destination: Cardiac Rehab
Timeframe: 01/14/2015 04/24/15
Advisor/Coordinator Email: email@example.com
I was responsible for...
During my internship I assisted with exercise testing, setting work loads on cardio equipment relevant to MET goals. I assisted patients with warm ups, cool downs and weight training. I also took blood pressures, pulse ox readings and assisted with blood sugar testing.
I will never forget...
My most memorable experience was learning from the staff and interacting with the patients.
Advice for others...
Find a paid internship! This internship was really good in the fact that I learned a lot and the information was relevant to my career path.