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Academic Unit Head, Exercise Science, Executive Director of the Morrison Bruce Center
Contact Info

  • B.S. University of Miami
  • M.S. University of Miami
  • Ph.D. University of Miami
Undergraduate Teaching Area:
  • Exercise Science: Exercise and Chronic Disease
Graduate Teaching Area:
  • Exercise Science
Research Interest:
  • Dr. Edwards’ research interests include the intersection of physical activity, nutrition, and chronic disease, specifically examining the post-prandial period.  In collaboration with Drs. Stephanie Kurti and Jeremy Akers, she focuses on examining what factors may influence how the body responds to high-fat and high-carbohydrate meals.
  • PubMed Listings
  • Family
  • Outdoor activities: Hiking, pickleball

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