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biokineticist , educator

Bernard Van Vuuren, South African biokineticist, educator. Biokineticist Health Professional Council of South Africa, 1996. Recipient Ambassadors award, International Institute Sport Science and Fitness Training, Exceptional Young Researcher award, University Pretoria; grantee Research Bursary, Centre for Science Development Human Research Council (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research), South Africa, 1994.

Background

Vuuren, Bernard Van was born on June 6, 1970 in Reitz, Free state, South Africa. Son of Japie and Joey Van Vuuren.

Education

Master of Arts, University Pretoria, South Africa, 1998. Doctor of Philosophy, Vrije University, Brussels, Belgium, 2005.

Career

Lecturer University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa, since 1995. Consultant Institute of Sport Research, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa, 1995—2005. Consulting Clinical Solutions, Johannesburg, 2003—2004.

Second lieutenant Six One Mechanism Battalion, 1989-1990, South Africa.

Achievements

  • Biokineticist Health Professional Council of South Africa, 1996.

Membership

Member of South African Sports Medicine Association, South African Association for Biokinetics, American College of Sports Medicine.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Running, camping, travel.

Connections

Married Karien Louw, April 2, 1994. Children: Richardt, Jené.

father:
Japie Vuuren

mother:
Joey Van Vuuren

spouse:
Karien Louw

child:
Richardt Vuuren

child:
Jené Vuuren