The Institute of Health and Human Performance

Mission and Strategic Priorities

The Institute for Health and Human Performance is designed to support the work of the faculty in the Department of Kinesiology and Recreation Administration in promoting the overall health and wellness for the people of California. The IHHP conducts research and provides programs for the university and community to advance state and national health promotion initiatives as outlines in Healthy People 2020. Our main focus is to support health promotion through physical activity, nutrition, and advocating for a healthy lifestyle. IHHP bring together faculty and staff who are focused on health and wellness issues on campus and in the community. The goal of the activities of the IHHP is to advance programs, activities and individual efforts that improve and sustain components of healthy daily living.

Contact Us

Dr. Chris Hopper
Department of Kinesiology and Recreation Administration
Cal Poly Humboldt
1 Harpst Street
Arcata, CA 95521
Tel: (707) 826-3853
Fax: (707) 826-5451