Parker Hyde, CSCS, CISSN


Parker Hyde received his M.S. in Exercise Science from Georgia Southern University, studying human performance and body composition. Starting Fall 2015, he will be starting his doctoral work at The Ohio State University. For the past year, Parker has served as the lead graduate student in the Human Performance Lab, where he has been conducting research on sport supplementation, metabolic adaption, and body composition changes. Parker has written and published several manuscripts and abstract on sports nutrition, supplementation, human performance and body composition testing. Additionally he has published a textbook chapter on exercise testing and training for individuals with Cerebral Palsy.

Parker also holds certifications for National Strength and Conditioning Association (CSCS), as well as the International Society of Sports Nutrition (CISSN).




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