Sports Medicine

West Chester University

Carolyn Jimenez, Ph.D., ATC
216 Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383

Sandra Fowkes Godek, PhD, ATC

Fowkes Godek Head Shot



     Position Title:

               Professor, Sports Medicine

               Coordinator of Physician Services

               Director of H.E.A.T. Institute


     Contact Information:

               Telephone: (610) 436-2342                  






     Ph.D.     Temple University, Philadelphia PA                           Exercise Physiology

                          Dissertation Title:A Comparison of Two Methods of Rapid Rehydration (Oral and

                                                      Intravenous) in Dehydrated College Football Players 

     M.S.       University of Colorado, Boulder CO                          Exercise Physiology

                          Thesis Title: Two Methods of Strength and Endurance Training for Knee Rehabilitation: A

                                              Comparative Study

     B.S.       Pennsylvania State University, State College PA       Athletic Training

Clinical Responsibilities:

     Medical Coordinator

Teaching Responsibilities:

     SMD 311- Therapeutic Exercise for Athletic Training

     SMD 312- Pathology & Evaluation of Injuries

     SMD 454- Theories and Practices of Conditioning

     KIN 592- Graduate Seminar in Sports Medicine

Research Interests:


     Exertional Heat Stroke

     Sodium Depletion Illness

     Exercise Associated Hyponatremia

     Fluid and Electrolyte Balance

     Exercise Associated Muscle Cramps

Dr. Fowkes Godek's Curriculum Vitae

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