Chris Hummel

Clinical Professor and Chair, Exercise Science and Athletic Training

Chris Hummel

Chris Hummel

A clinical associate professor and certified athletic trainer in the Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences, Hummel can discuss concussion research, management and education.

Hummel’s current research is on concussion management planning.

Hummel has served as secretary and treasurer of the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association, volunteered as a manuscript and presentation reviewer for various journals and worked to promote concussion education at the local and state levels.

Mentions in the Media

“Adults need to do more to protect youth in sport. Not only do we need more education, we need to enforce the rules of concussion management in all youth sports, not just football.”

Chris Hummel

Research Focus

  • Concussion management
  • Emergency care and management
  • Injury rehabilitation


M.S., Ithaca College
Exercise and Sport Sciences with a concentration in Sport Psychology, 2000

B.S., Eastern Michigan University
Sports Medicine/Athletic Training, 1997