Bill Farquhar, a professor in the Department of Kinesiology & Applied Physiology, was recently inducted into the National Academy of Kinesiology. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine and member of the The American Physiological Society. Dr. Farquhar’s research focuses on cardiovascular health as it relates to diet and exercise, with support from the National Institutes of Health since 2003. He is currently leading two NIH R01 projects investigating dietary sodium and vascular health, and dietary sodium and blood pressure reactivity. He served as KAAP chair from 2011 – 2017 and is currently chair of the University of Delaware Institutional Review Board. Dr. Farquhar teaches Advanced Mammalian Physiology and Advanced Exercise Physiology, and has mentored numerous undergraduate and graduate students studying integrative physiology.

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