Exercise Physiology

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Faculty Bio

Professor, Kinesiology
Director of Graduate Studies; Director, STAR and ADAPT training programs
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2134E
Phone: (301) 405-2487 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2134D
Phone: (301) 405-2486 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2134B
Phone: (301) 405-2502 |
Campus: UMD | Building: SPH | Room: 2134D
Phone: 301-405-2483 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health

Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2140
Phone: (301) 405-2484 |
Professor, Applied Environmental Health (MIAEH), Kinesiology, Public Health Science, Office of the Dean
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs; Interim Director of the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2242A
Phone: 301-405-2504 |

Research Projects

Principal Investigator(s): 
Ross Herbert Miller
Sponsor: Henry M. Jackson Foundation
Individuals with a traumatic lower limb amputation to one limb (e.g. soldiers with blast injuries) have a greater risk of developing knee osteoarthritis (OA) in their intact limb, compared to their amputated limb or to the general non-amputee population. The sources of this disparity in knee OA...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Hagberg, James M.
Sponsor: American College of Sports Medicine
Studies suggest that the repair and maintenance of the vascular endothelium is critically dependent on circulating angiogenic cell (CAC) number and function. CACs accomplish their pro-angiogenic effects mainly through paracrine mechanisms. CACs have been used in autologous intra-coronary cell...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Hagberg, James M.
Sponsor: NIH - NIA (National Institute on Aging)
The University of Maryland College Park Department of Kinesiology exercise biology and aging program has a history of producing well-trained PhDs who complete postdoctoral training and become productive faculty members. We have supported 18 trainees over the first 9 yrs of this program with 12...

Multimedia

Kirk Sinclair presentation: "10 Million Steps a Year for Brain Health"

Special presentation for the UMD School of Public Health on June 9, 2015 by Kirk Sinclair, PhD, Triple Crown award-winner for having hiked the Appalachian Trail, the Continental Divide Trail, and the Pacific Crest Trial. Sinclair is also a musician/composer, and advocate for research on the role of physical activity in the prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease. ...read more about Kirk Sinclair presentation: "10 Million Steps a Year for Brain Health"