Professional Information


B.S. Biology, 1994, Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pennsylvania
M.S. Biomedical Science, 1997, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
Ph.D. Physiology, emphasis: Exercise Physiology and Muscle Biology, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio

Advisement Area

Pre-Medicine and Pre-Allied Health

Undergraduate Research: Past projects and students involved

Bioethics of genetic screening for assessment of collegiate athletes. Shaelyn Brown, Kalin Beal.

Evaluation of hand/forearm strengtheners by changes in grip strength and electromyographic activity. Derek McCallister, Zach Larson, Ronald Larson, Kyler McEwen.

Terrain and elevation adaptations of skeletal muscle in native Utah woodrats. Derrick Gale, Jaron Traveler, Rhett Smith.

Evaluation of intra-subject variability of EMG measurements when using a novel method of normalization.Richard Mahon, Erin Eick.

Differences in metabolic cost of exercise ergometers. Michael Kiedrowski, Allison Jones.

The effects of a holistic treatment on growth of Neisseria gonorrhea. Kelly Filipski.