Ray Spradlin

Mentor: Dr. Peter Adhihetty
College of Health and Human Performance
"I enjoyed the classes I took with Dr. Adhihetty, and I wanted to get involved in research because it would provide me with a more meaningful college experience. "


Applied Physiology and Kinesiology



Research Interests

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Mitochondrial Function

Academic Awards

  • University Scholars Program-2014


  • Florida Running Club

Hobbies and Interests

  • Running/Track & Field

Research Description

Effect of prostate cancer on skeletal muscle mitochondrial regulation and function following exercise training in a rodent model

The specifics of my actual project have not been set as of yet. I am still learning certain experimental procedures and will begin my actual project by the middle of September. Since my personal project has yet to be fully set, the title may change. I will be sure to let you know should that happen.