Bovorn Sirikul

Bovorn Sirikul, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Office: KHS 173 Bovorn Sirikul


Member of the Southeastern Louisiana University faculty since 2006


Courses taught
KIN 230: Physical Fitness Concepts
KIN 424: Fitness Testing & Prescription
KINL 214: Fundamentals of Fitness and Conditioning


Louisiana Tech University, B.S. (1994), M.S. (1996)
The University of Alabama, Ph.D. (2002)
Medical College of Georgia, Post-Doctoral Fellow (2002-2003)
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Post-Doctoral Fellow (2003-2006)


American College of Sports Medicine Health Fitness Instructor (ACSM HFI #20846)


Sample Publications and Presentations
Blaudeau TE, Hunter GR, Sirikul B. Intra-abdominal adipose tissue deposition and

parity. International Journal of Obesity (London). EPub - Feb 7, 2006.

Newcomer BR, Sirikul B, Hunter GR, Larson-Meyer DE, Bamman MM. Exercise over-stress

andmaximal muscle oxidative metabolism: A 31P MRS case report. British Journal of Sports Medicine39:302-306 (2005).

Sirikul B, Hunter GR, Newcomer BR, Larson-Meyer DE, Gower BA. Relationship between

insulinsensitivity and in vivo mitochondrial function in skeletal muscle. American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism. EPub May 16, 2006.

Walsh MC, Hunter GR, Sirikul B, Gower BA. Effect of weight loss on self-reported

perception ofphysical activity in Black and White women. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 79: 1013-1019(2004).