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Dr. Brian Brabham

Associate Dean, Exercise and Sport Science (Professor) & Director, Freshman Seminar
School of Exercise and Sport Science - Dean's Office
Office: Mayborn 2325
UMHB Mail Box:UMHB Box 8010900 College St, Box 8010BeltonTX76513
Phone: (254) 295-4194(254) 295-4194
Subjects Taught: Exercise Physiology, Anatomical Kinesiology, Advanced Statistics and Applied Research, Advanced Resistance Training, Lifespan Nutrition, Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
Degrees Earned: 1995 - B.S.Ed. Health Sciences with an emphasis on Physical Therapy-Baylor University, 2005 - M.S.Ed. Exercise Physiology -Baylor University, 2009 - Ph.D. Exercise, Nutrition and Preventive Health - Baylor University

Brian Brabham earned his Ph.D. in Exercise, Nutrition, and Preventive Health from Baylor University in 2009.In addition to his Ph.D., he completed his M.S.Ed. in Exercise Physiology and a B.S.Ed. in Health Science Studies from Baylor University.  While attending Baylor University, Brian competed on the Baylor track team as a decathlete.  He was selected as a Southwest Conference Academic Honor Team member during the 1994-95 season.  In addition, he was elected team captain during his senior season.  He remains physically active and has completed three half-marathons and three full marathons including the New York City Marathon.  Brian and his wife Beth have been married for 26 years.  They have two children: Tommy, who is 24 and a physical therapy student at Hardin-Simmons University, and Tori, who is 22 and a second grade teacher.  They are active members of Brazos Meadows Baptist Church in Hewitt, Texas.  Brian serves as an elder for the church and a teacher for the parents of children Sunday School (D2) class.