Mariane M Fahlman

Mariane M Fahlman
Professor - Health Education
FAB 2161
Office Hours: By appointment and after class.
(313) 577-5066

Education

Ph. D. - Exercise Science and Health Education - University of Toledo

MA - Exercise Physiology - Wayne State University

BS - Education - University of South Florida

Responsibilities

Program Coordinator for Health Education in the Division of Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies

Academic Interests

Health promotion and the prevention of hypokinetic disease.

Healthy living across the lifespan

Health Education and Behavior Change

Area Of Expertise

School Health Education

Exercise in Elderly Populations

Eating and Physical Activity Behaviors

Exercise and Immune Function

Research Interests

Racial Inequities in Health Behaviors and Disease
 
Exercise and Immune Function
 
Exercise and Functional Capacity

Courses Taught

HE 2310 - Personal Health

HE 3300 - Methods of Teaching Health

HE 3500 - Human Disease

HE 6350 -  Health and the Nation's Health

HE 6500 - Methods of Teaching Health

HE 6555 -  Teaching Methods and Techniques in Community Health

 

 

Community Engagement Activities

Member: Dominican Sisters of Adrian

http://www.adriandominicans.org/

 

Grants

DHYI: Nutrition Education and Environmental Change
2017 - 2018

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative
2016 - 2017

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative: Interdisciplinary Nutrition Education in High Schools
2015 - 2016

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative: Interdisciplinary Nutrition Education in High Schools
2014 - 2015

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative: Interdisciplinary Nutrition Education in High Schools
2013 - 2014

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative: Interdisciplinary Nutrition Education in High Schools
2013 - 2014

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative: Interdisciplinary Nutrition Education in High Schools
2012 - 2013

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative: Interdisciplinary Nutrition Education in High Schools
2012 - 2013

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative: Interdisciplinary Nutrition Education in High Schools
2011 - 2012

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative: Interdisciplinary Nutrition Education in High Schools
2011 - 2012

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative
2009 - 2012

Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative: Interdisciplinary Nutrition Education in High Schools
2010 - 2011

Integrating Nutrition Education across the Curriculum in Low-Income Detroit High School: A Detroit Healthy Youth Initiative."
2011 - 2011

Exercise Mode and Health Status in the Elderly
2000 - 2003

Awards & Honors

2014
WSU Distinguished Faculty Fellowship

2013
Vern Seefeldt Lifetime Achievement Award

2013
The Governor's Council Vern Seefeldt Lifetime Achievement Award

2012
Special Recognition for Outstanding Statewide Leadership and Commitment to the critical components of school health

2012
The Harrison Award for Commitment to Comprehensive School Health Education

2012
The Harrison Award for Commitment to Comprehensive School Health Education

2012
Special Recognition for Outstanding Statewide Leadership and Commitment to the critical components of school health, Michigan Coordinated School Health Association

2009
Kathleen Reilly Koory Faculty Development Award

2008
President's Award for Excellence in Teaching

2005
MAHPERD University Educator of the Year

2005
University Educator of the Year, Michigan Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

Presentations

Ten Years in Urban Schools: Perils and Promises
Fahlman, M.M., Mccaughtry, N., Garn, A., Shen, B., Martin, J. 1 2016 International Conference on the Health Risks of Youth

Racial and Ethnic Differences in Physical Activity Levels of Urban Youth
Fahlman, M. M., Centeio, E,, McCaughtry, N., Garn, A., Shen, B., Kulik, N., & Martin 5 2015 ACSM

An interdisciplinary approach to changing physical activity levels in elementary school children
Fahlman, M.M., Murphy, A., McCaughtry, N. 2014 ASHA

Targeted interventions needed for low income urban children.
Fahlman, M. M., Hall, H. L 10 2014 ASHA

Identifying fitness level disparities for minority, low socioeconomic status children
Gutuskey, L., Fahlman, M. M., Hall, H.L. 3 2014 AAHPERD

Interventions Needed for Low-Income Urban Children
Fahlman, M. M., Hall, H. L 2013 American School Health Association

Time in field experience predicts efficacy to teach health
Mariane M Fahlman & Healther L Hall 4 2013 American Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

Time in field experience predicts efficacy to teach health
Fahlman, M. M., Hall, H. L. 3 2013 AAHPERD

Predicting Physical Activity and Mental Health Outcomes in Urban Physical Education
Fahlman, M. 4 2012 American Educational Research Association

Amotivation and Low Relatedness in Urban Physical Education
Fahlman, M. 4 2012 American Educational Research Association

Changing Eating Behavior in Urban Children
Mariane M Fahlman & Healther L Hall 2012 American School Health Association

Changing eating behaviors in urban children
Fahlman, M. M., Hall, H. L. 10 2012 ASHA

Functional Fitness Increases With Exercise
Heather Hall and Mariane Fahlman 4 2011 American Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

Exercise Training Increases Mucosal Immunity in Elderly Women
Mariane Fahlman and Heather Hall 4 2011 American Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

A Targeted Intervention Increases Dietary Knowledge, Behaviors and Self-Efficacy in Urban, Minority Adolescents
Fahlman, MM, McCaughtry, N., Martin, J., Shen, B 10 2010 ASHA

Socio-economic and Racial Disparities in Health Related Fitness: Targeted Interventions Needed
Fahlman and Hall 10 2010 ASHA

Resistance Training and Activities of Daily Living Training Improves Functional Performance in Elderly Women
*Fahlman, MM.*, Hall, HL. 2009 ACSM National Convention, Seattle, WA.

Effects of Teacher Preparation on Self-Efficacy of Pre-Service Health Teachers
Hall, HL, *Fahlman, MM.* 2009 AAHPERD National Convention in Tampa, FL

Urban Adolescents' Motivation Profiles in Physical Education
Shen, B., McCaughtry, N., Martin, J., *Fahlman, MM.*, Flory, S., and Tischler, A. 2009 AAHPERD National Convention in Tampa, FL

Publications

Affective association as predictors of health behavior in urban minority youth
Geers, A. L., Van Wasshenova, E., Murray, B., Mahas, R., *Fahlman, M.*, & Boardley, D. 2017 Health Psychology 36

Salivary Immunoglobulin A in Healthy Adolescent Females: Effects of Maximal Exercise, Physical Activity, Body Composition, and Diet.
Engels, H. J., Kendall, B. J., *Fahlman, M.M.* & Gothe, N. P 2017 Sports Medicine International In Press : Epub Sept

SIgA and Upper Respiratory Syndrome During a College Cross Country Season.
*Fahlman, M.M.*, Engels, J-J., Hall, H.L. 2017 Sports Medicine International 1

Multidimensional physical self-concept in underserved high school students: Predicting diverse physical activities.
Martin, J.J., Garn, A., Shen, B., McCaughtry, N., Ferry, M., & *Fahlman, M.* . 10 2016 Urban Education

Minority youth, physical activity and fitness levels: Targeted interventions needed.
Fahlman, M.M., Hall, H.L, Gutuskey, L. 2015 American Journal of Health Education 46

Effects of exercise on S-IGA and URS in postmenopausal wome
Sloan, C., Engels, H.-J., Fahlman, M. M., Yarandi, H., & Davis, J. 2013 International Journal of Sports Medicine 17

Effects of exercise on S-IGA and URS in postmenopausal women
Sloan, C., Engels, H.-J., Fahlman, M. M., Yarandi, H., & Davis, J. 2013 IJSM 34

The impact of completing a health methods class on pre-service teachers' self-efficacy and intent to teach he
Fahlman, M.M., Hall, H.L, Gutuskey, L. 2013 American Journal of Health Education 44(6)

Assessing the eating behaviors of low-income, urban adolescents
Fahlman, M. M., McCaughtry, N., Martin, J., Shen, B., & Garn, A 2012 American Journal of Health Education 43

Assessing the eating behaviors of low-income, urban adolescents
Fahlman, M. M., McCaughtry, N., Martin, J., Shen, B., & Garn, A. 2012 American Journal of Health Education 31

Effects of resistance training on functional ability in elderly individuals.
Fahlman, MM, McNevin, N., Topp, R., Boardley, D., Morgan, A. 3 2011 American Journal of Health Promotion 25

Efficacy, intent to teach, and implementation of nutrition education increases after training for health educators
Fahlman, M. M., McCaughtry, N., Martin, J., & Shen, B. 2011 American Journal of Health Education 42 (3)

Efficacy, Intent to Teach and Implementation of Nutrition Education Increases after Training for Health Educators
Fahlman, MM., McCaughtry, N., Martin, J., and Shen, B. 2011 American Journal of Health Education. 12

Effects of resistance training on functional ability in elderly individuals
Fahlman, M. M., McNevin, N., Boardley, D., Morgan, A. & Topp, R. 2011 American Journal of Health Promotion 25 (4)

Racial and socioeconomic disparities in nutrition behaviors: Targeted interventions needed.
Fahlman, M. M., McCaughtry, N., Martin, J., & Shen 2010 Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 42 (1)

Influences of constructivist-oriented nutrition education on urban middle school students' nutrition knowledge, self-efficacy, and behaviors.
13. McCaughtry, N., Fahlman, M. M., Martin, J., & Shen, B. 2010 American Journal of Health Education 42 (1)

Socio-Economic Disparities in Dietary Knowledge, Behaviors and Self-Efficacy: Targeted Interventions Needed
*Fahlman, MM.*, McCaughtry, N., Maritn, J., Shen, B., Brewart, B., and Flory, S. 2010 Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 42 (1)

Motivational profiles and their associations with achievement outcomes
Shen, B., McCaughtry, N., Martin, J., & *Fahlman, M.* 2009 Journal of Teaching in Physical Education 28

A Pilot Study to Examine the Effects of a Nutrition Intervention on Knowledge, Behaviors and Self-Efficacy in Middle School Children
*Fahlman, MM*, J. Dake, N. McCaughtry and J. Martin 2008 Journal of School Health 78 (4)

The impact of exercise training on blood lipids in functionally limited older adults
Boardley, D., *Fahlman, MM*, Topp, R., Morgan, AL, and McNevin, N. 2007 American Journal of Geriatric Cardiology 16(1)

Benefits of Aerobic Plus Resistance Training in Functionally Limited Elders
*Fahlman, M.M.*, R. Topp, A.L. Morgan, D. Boardley and N. McNevin 2007 Journal of Gerontological Nursing 33(6)

Echinacea purpurea and Mucosal Immunity
Hall, HL, *Fahlman, MM*, Engels, HJ. 2007 International Journal of Sports Medicine 28(9)

Combination Training is More Effective than Strength Training in Functionally Limited Elders
*Fahlman, MM*, Morgan, A., McNevin, N., Topp, R., Boardley, D. 2007 Journal of Aging and Physical Activity 15

150 years in the heart of Detroit