B. Don Franks
Professor Emeritus, Kinesiology
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health
Phone: (301) 405-2450 |

In the past, Dr. Franks has conducted research related to acute and chronic effects of exercise on fitness and response to stress. Current research activities strive to interpret research for fitness professionals and the public, especially related to definitions and recommendations for physical activity, fitness, and health. 

Education and Training

B.S.Ed., University of Arkansas-Fayetteville, 1960; M.Ed.,  1961
Ph.D., University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign, 1967