Dr. Adam Knowlden
Adam P. Knowlden, CHES, MS, MBA, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Health Science at the University of Alabama. Dr. Knowlden's research focuses on the pathogenesis and prevention of adiposity and sleep-associated cardiometabolic disease risk factors. Dr. Knowlden has been successfully funded to support his research agenda by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (GRANT12745492). He is a member of the American Academy of Health Behavior, American Public Health Association, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and Society for Public Health Education and previously served as Associate Editor for the peer-reviewed journal, Health Education & Behavior. Dr. Knowlden earned his MS and PhD degrees from the University of Cincinnati and earned an MBA from Franklin University while employed as a Legislative Analyst for the Columbus (Ohio) City Council. He is a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) registered by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing.