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Faculty Directory » Monica Maldari

Exercise and Sports Science

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2020
Virtual Office Hours:
Tuesdays 9:30-10:30 am
Thursdays 9:30-11:00 am or by appointment
Email Dr. Maldari for the Google Meet link

Office Information:

Room Number: Exercise and Sports Science 103
Phone: 978.665.4483

Courses Taught:

Health & Fitness (EXSS 1000)
Health & Fitness Across Cultures (EXSS 1002)
Intro to Exercise Science (EXSS 1011)
Exercise, Testing and Prescription (EXSS 3450)
Exercise Response and Adaptation in Special Populations (EXSS 3600)
Cardiovascular and Electrophysiology (EXSS 4045)
Professional & Career Development (EXSS 4200)
Internship (EXSS 4950)


Ed.D., University of Massachusetts Lowell
M.S., University of Wisconsin (Clinical Exercise Physiology)
B.S., University of Massachusetts Amherst (Exercise Science, Psychology minor)

Research Interests:

The role of exercise on the treatment and prevention of disease
Effects of physical activity on cognitive function

Representative Publications:

Maldari, M.M. et al. (1998). “Virtual Motivation.” Fitness Management.

Professional Affiliations:

MACEP - Massachusetts Association of Clinical Exercise Physiologists (Founding Member)
ACSM - American College of Sports Medicine
CEPA - Clinical Exercise Physiology Association
NEACSM - New England American College of Sports Medicine
MACVPR - Massachusetts Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation