Professor of Health Sciences with Furman University
Dr. Reed is a Professor in the Department of Health Sciences at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina and is an Affiliate of the Prevention Research Center in the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina in Columbia. Dr. Reed holds a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies from Hobart and William Smith Colleges; a Master’s of Science in Exercise and Sport Sciences from the University of Miami, a Doctorate in Exercise and Sport Sciences from the University of Northern Colorado and most recently received his Masters of Public Health from the University of South Carolina.
Reed’s research focuses on investigating associations between recreational trails and physical activity as well as examining links between physical activity and cognitive function of youth. He has disseminated his research in the numerous journals including: Journal of Physical Activity and Health, Preventive Medicine, Preventing Chronic Disease, Landscape and Urban Planning, Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism and the Journal of American College Health.