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Faculty Profile

Takashi Abe

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VISITING PROFESSOR OF HEALTH, EXERCISE SCIENCE AND RECREATION MANAGEMENT
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215 TURNER CENTER
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-5521
Joined UM: 05/01/2017

Areas of Expertise

  • EXERCISE SCIENCE
  • SARCOPENIA
  • SKELETAL MUSCLE PLASTICITY

Brief Bio

Dr. Abe received a MS degree at Nippon Sports Science University and a PhD at Showa University school of Medicine. He has over 30 years of academic experience including professorships at the University of Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolitan University and National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Japan. He is a very productive scholar, with more than 300 peer-reviews articles published in the most prestigious journal. He also has published 14 book chapters, and is the co-authors of a health and sports science textbook, now in its 4th edition (2015), and a Sarcopenia: evidence and implications for preventive strategies in its first edition (2013). Now, Dr. Abe is a Visiting Professor at the University of Mississippi, Department of Health, Exercise Science, and Recreation Management.

Degrees

PHD
BIOCHEMISTRY
SHOWA UNIVERITY/ TOKYO, JAPAN (1992)