David Marquez

David Xavier Marquez

Associate Professor, Kinesiology and Nutrition

Office Phone

312-996-1209

Office

1919 W. Taylor St., 625 AHSB

Mail Code

517

Office Hours

By appointment

About

The Exercise Psychology Laboratory (EPL) is in the Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition at the University of Illinois at Chicago. The EPL is directed by Professor David X. Marquez, and our work attempts to study and ultimately reduce health disparities.

Selected Grants

National Institutes of Health (NIH): National Institute of Nursing Research, (1 R01 NR013151-01), BAILA: Being Active, Increasing Latinos’ healthy Aging, Principal Investigator

National Institutes of Health (NIH): National Institute of Aging, (3P30AG010161-25S1), Latino Core of the Rush Alzheimer's Disease Core Center, Principal Investigator of Latino Core subcontract

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (1U48DP005010-01), SIP 14-002 Health Brain Research Network, Illinois Prevention Research Center: Supporting Policy and Environmental Change, Principal Investigator

Leadership in the Profession

2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee, Member

CDC/NACDD Opportunities for Cancer Prevention during Older Adulthood: Putting Scientific Evidence into Public Health Practice, Member, Expert Panel

Notable Honors

2016 - Fellow, Society of Behavioral Medicine

2014 - Fellow, Gerontological Society of America

2008 - Fellow, American College of Sports Medicine

Education

PhD, Kinesiology, specialization in Exercise and Health Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2004
MS, Kinesiology, specialization in Exercise and Health Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000
BS, Psychology, Loyola University Chicago, 1997