UMass Boston

Faculty & Staff Directory

Heidi Stanish

Title: Professor

Phone: 617.287.7465


Department: Exercise & Health Science

Areas of Expertise

Adapted Physical Activity


PhD, Oregon State University (Health and Human Performance)
MS, Dalhouse University (Kinesiology)
BPE, Acadia University

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Dr. Stanish’ s research focuses on physical activity and fitness promotion among individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Teaching Expertise

  • Adapted Physical Activity
  • Inclusive Fitness