“Stressing people since 2002”

The Exercise & Environmental Physiology Lab opened at the University of Oregon in 2002.

Funded by National Institutes of Health

Current research is supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of NIH.

Research subjects needed

Interested in participating? You can find the current projects listed in the dropdown menu under PROJECTS.

Throughout my career…

My research has focused on identifying the hormonal, neural, or metabolic factors that are responsible for changes in the cardiovascular system during exposure to...

What are we doing?

The studies we are currently conducting are designed to understand the mechanisms that underlie some of the beneficial effects of exercise, particularly in an...

Why use exercise in research?

We learn much more about the cardiovascular system when we challenge it. Just sitting around, we won’t know what it is capable of doing....

WHERE ARE OUR ALUMNI?

Former students from the lab work in industry, medicine, and academic settings. Here’s who they are, and where they have gone.

Mollie Paige MS 2004 Physician Assistant, Oregon Health & Sciences University In-2C-14px
Jay Williams MS 2004 Medicine Resident, UC Davis Health System
Brad Wilkins Post-Doc 2004 Science Lead, Digital Sports, Nike, Inc.
Jennifer McCord MS 2004, PhD 2007 Instructor, Portland Community College
Thomas Pellinger PhD 2008 Assistant Professor of Health Sciences, Salisbury University
Brenna Lynn PhD 2008 Associate Dean of Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia In-2C-14px
Grant Simmons MS 2005, PhD 2008 Senior Researcher, Nike Sports Research Lab
Chi-An Emhoff MS 2009 Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology, St. Mary’s College of California In-2C-14px
Mattie (Bridgmon) Suver MS 2010 Physical Therapy Assistant and professional runner coe-twitter-icon-19x19
Alisha Lacewell MS 2012 Physical Therapist, Sacred Heart Medical Center @ RiverBend coe-twitter-icon-19x19
Tahisha Buck MS 2013 In-2C-14px
Steven Romero PhD 2014 Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute for Environmental Medicine In-2C-14px