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Decoding Excellence with Dr. Joe Eisenmann

In this episode of the Decoding Excellence Show, I am joined with USA Football's Director of High Performance and Education, **Dr. Joe Eisenmann**.

Dr. Joe Eisenmann is a currently the director of High Performance & Education at USA Football. In this role he oversees the development & implementation of the American Development Model, long-term athlete development, coach education, and athlete health & safety. Prior to joining USA Football, Dr. Eisenmann was the Director of Spartan Performance in East Lansing, MI. Spartan Performance is a youth training facility dedicated to providing athletes a holistic, integrated, evidence-based approach to sports performance and athletic health through testing, training, sports nutrition, research and community outreach.

Dr. Eisenmann has held academia-centric and research positions at Helen Devos Children's Hospital, Michigan State University, and Iowa State University.

On the show, Dr. Eisenmann & I discuss:

  • His background into high performance and USA Football
  • Application of Translational Sport-Science
  • Strong influences and mentors in his journey
  • Predictions on Performance Technologies
  • Intelligence Quotient vs. Emotional Quotient
  • Importance of Coach Wellness & Health

You can catch up with Dr. Eisenmann on Twitter at @Joe_Eisenmann.

This episode of the Decoding Excellence show is brought to you by Vald Performance, the makers of the NordBord, DashBord, and the GroinBar.

They can be found at ValdPerformance.com

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Adam Ringler

Adam Ringler

Adam Ringler, MS, SCCC, CSCS is a hard working, loyal, and competitive Strength & Conditioning Coach at the University of Colorado. Born on Television, Raised by wolves.

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