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Corey O'Connor

Scientist

Responsibilities:

Exercise physiology research at GSSI Bradenton

GSSI Teammate Since:

2022

Area of Expertise:

Exercise physiology

Education:

BS(Exercise Science) Illinois State University, MS (Exercise Physiology) Illinois State University

Athletic Background:

Currently a triathlete with a focus on the 70.3 and 140.6 distances. Formerly(HS) a soccer player.

Scientific Background:

Corey is a scientist at the Gatorade Sports Science Institute in Bradenton, Florida. Corey completed his master’s degree at Illinois State University in exercise physiology where he was a graduate teaching assistant and taught various sport and activity courses. Prior to joining GSSI, Corey worked at Fitbit and Google as a research scientist and technical program manager. Corey organized and led validation efforts for various health sensors on wearable devices. In his spare time he loves training for triathlons and spending time with his wife and dog.