The Cooper Institute (CI)
Powered by the eCollege® Platform with Cooper Institute Instructor-led Sessions - Your time. Your location. The Cooper Institute has captured the best of both learning worlds by blending self-paced content along with instructor-led sessions. We realize that not everyone is able to take time out of their schedules and come to our campus in Dallas, Texas for hands-on instruction. That's why we created a way for you to have The Cooper Experience -- at your own pace and your location.
What is The Cooper Institute? A few decades ago, people thought exercise was a waste of time and that it could kill you. Gyms were for body builders and boxers and it wasnt safe for women to jog or ladylike for them to sweat. Through over 600 scientific publications, these myths were dispelled and we now know its important to be fit. The Cooper Institute (CI), established in 1970, is a 501.c.3. nonprofit research and education organization dedicated globally to preventive medicine. The Institutes founder, Kenneth H.
This video highlights the impact of Dr. Kenneth H. Cooper, author of Aerobics, in the health and fitness realm and how his research in preventative medicine and cardiovascular health is paving the way for the future. This video premiered at the 2010 Generations of Wellness Luncheon for The Cooper Institute's 40th anniversary, with guest speaker, Tom Brokaw. ... (more info)