Academic Background: EdD in physical education
Topics of Expertise: Pediatric exercise science, resistance training, athletic development, preventive medicine.
Past Or Current Professional Role:
Professor of Pediatric Exercise Science
Other Relevant Merits or Achievements:
Co-authored over 250 peer-reviewed publications, 50 book chapters and 10 books including Essentials of Youth Fitness. Elected Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine, the National Strength and Conditioning Association, and the National Academy of Kinesiology. Awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Strength and Conditioning Association for contributions to the study of exercise science and youth fitness.