kinesiology (kɪˌniːsɪˈɒlədʒɪ), noun
The scientific study of the interrelation between the physiological, biomechanical, and anatomical processes of the human body with respect to movement. It is also an allied health profession that uses scientific principles and best practices to guide clients in their pursuit of physical and mental wellbeing.
The Alberta Kinesiology Association (AKA) represents, and advocates for, Kinesiologists in Alberta. On behalf of our members, the AKA is committed to promoting the practice of Kinesiology as a vital allied health profession in Alberta’s healthcare system. We also serve the general public in ensuring our members uphold a standard of education, ethics and professionalism.