William Farquhar

Kinesiology & Applied Physiology

Phone: (302) 831-6178

Email: wbf@udel.edu

Office: 201T Health Science Complex

Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421, aboyle@udel.edu
  • Research focuses on blood pressure, particularly hypertension and its interaction with salty diets and exercise.
  • Farquhar concentrates on exercise physiology and can discuss biological responses to exercise including fluid balance and sympathetic (fight or flight) responses.
  • Has served on the editorial boards of "Journal of Applied Physiology" and "Autonomic Neuroscience."

Curriculum Vitae:
http://www.udel.edu/chs/facultystaff/farquhar.html

Title:
Chair, Kinesiology and Applied Physiology

In The News:
Radio Health Journal: Controlling sodium intake (KIRO)

UDaily Articles:
Grant supports study of salt's effect on brain neurons, blood pressure
College of Health Sciences recognizes faculty for teaching, service and research
Prof named ACSM fellow
Researchers show that veins stiffen as we age

Keywords:
exercise, nerves, blood pressure, physiology, heart