Dedicated to promoting the health and safety of emergency responders through research, education and application.

What We Do


We aim to understand the stresses associated with emergency response and develop interventions to improve the health and safety of the nation’s first responders.

Responder Education


We provide health and safety information directly to emergency responders through a variety of educational materials.

Community Programs

Running for Fallen Firefighters.

The Running for Fallen Firefighters program promotes firefighter fitness. If you plan to participate in any race event, let us know and we'll send you a free race bib to show your support.

ENS Department

Human anatomy lab.

The ERHPL is housed within the Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, which offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs.