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Dr. Ben Abadie

Dr. Ben Abadie

Professor of Exercise Physiology

Department of Kinesiology
Rm. 237
Complete Vitae


  • University of Southern Mississippi (Ed.D., 1986, Exercise Physiology)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (M.S., 1983, Exercise Physiology)
  • Tulane University (B.S., 1980, Physical Education)

Areas of Research

  • Influence of exercise on intraocular pressure in glaucoma patients
  • Role of physical fitness in the promotion of health
  • Muscular strength assessment

Areas of Teaching

  • Physical fitness assessment and prescription
  • Electrocardiology
  • Exercise physiology laboratory procedures
  • Introduction to Exercise Science

Recent Publications

Professional Memberships/Affiliations

  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • Southeast Region of the American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Society of Exercise Physiologists
  • American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance