Kelly Cheever, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Kinesiology

Kelly Cheever, Ph.D.

Research Interests

  • Long-term health outcomes associated with contact sport participation
  • Cervical spine injury following concussion
  • Sports-related concussion
  • Training load acclimatization and periodization to reduce musculoskeletal injury risk


  • Ph.D., Kinesiology (Neuroscience certificate), Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 2018
  • Master of Science, Athletic Training, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 2014
  • Bachelor of Science, Athletic Training, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, UT, 2012

Honors and Awards


Grants, Patents and Clinical Trials