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Department of Kinesiology

Texas ACSM Lecture Schedule

53 - Spring 2013 - March 27, 12 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

Scott L. Davis, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Applied Physiology and Wellness, Southern Methodist University
"Autonomic Dysfunction in Multiple Sclerosis: A Heated Discussion"
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52 - Fall 2012 - October 1, 12 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

Claude Bouchard, Ph.D., Professor and John W. Barton, Sr. Endowed Chair in Genetics and Nutrition, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, LSU
"Physical Activity Attenuates the Influence of a Genetic Predisposition to Obesity."
Program | Flyer | Video

51 - Spring 2012 - April 9, 12 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

J. Timothy Lightfoot, Ph.D., Omar Smith Endowed Professor, Department of Kinesiology, Director, Sydney and JL Huffines Institute for Sports Medicine, Texas A&M University
"Is Voluntary Activity Really Voluntary? New Understandings in the Regulation of Activity."
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50 - Fall 2011 - November 14, 12 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

Paul J. Fadel, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Medical Pharmacology and Physiology, University of Missouri
"Insulin: An Important Regulator of the Sympathetic Nervous System in Humans"
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49 - Spring 2011 - April 13, 12 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

Wendy M. Kohrt, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Denver
"Novel Regulators of the Skeletal Response to Exercise"
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48 - Fall 2010 - November 15, 12 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

Scott A. Smith, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Departments of Physical Therapy & Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"“Exercise in Hypertension: Do Skeletal Muscle Reflexes Make This a Risky Proposition?”"
Program | Flyer | Video

47 - Spring 2010 - April 7, 12 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

James M. Pivarnik, Ph.D., Michigan State University
"What's up with Exercise during Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period? Something Old, Something New?"
Program | Flyer | Video

46 - Fall 2009 - October 28, 12 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

Mindy Millard-Stafford, Ph.D., President, American College of Sports Medicine, Professor and Director, Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Georgia Institute of Technology
"Physiology of Endurance Performance: What do we really know?"
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45 - Spring 2009 - February 18, 12 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

Victor A Convertino, Ph.D., FACSM, FAsMA, Senior Research Physiologist, US Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, TX
"From Iraq to Space: Physiological Research & Clinical Applications"
Program | Flyer | Video

44 - Fall 2008 - October 6, 12:00 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

Reid Hayward, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Sport and Exercise Science, University of Northern Colorado
"Exercise Preconditioning and the Attenuation of Anthracycline Cardiotoxicity"
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43 - Spring 2008 - March 26, 12:00 Noon, Lone Star Auditorium, Maverick Activities Center

Jack H. Wilmore, Ph.D., Margie Gurley Seay Professor Emeritus, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, The University of Texas at Austin
"The Obesity Epidemic: Fact or Fiction?"
Program | Flyer | Video

42 - Fall 2007 - October 31, 12:00 Noon, 100 Nedderman Hall

Joyce E. Ballard, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Health and Kinesiology, The University of Texas at Tyler
"Fall Prevention in Community Dwelling Elderly"
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41 - Spring 2007 - March 28, 12 Noon, 100 Nedderman Hall

Ronald G. Haller, M.D., Director, Neuromuscular Center, Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, Professor of Neurology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"Muscle glycogen metabolism: the view from glycogen storage disease"
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40 - Fall 2006 - October 11, 12 Noon, 100 Nedderman Hall

Susan A. Bloomfield, Ph.D., Professor, Health & Kinesiology, Graduate Faculty of Nutrition, Texas A&M University, Associate Lead, Bone Team, National Space Biomedical Research Institute
"Preventing Bone Loss with Spaceflight: Mission Impossible?"
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39 - Spring 2006 - March 22, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Craig G. Crandall, Ph.D., Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
"Skin, the Human Radiator; Implications in Health and Disease"
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38 - Fall 2005 - November 2, 12:00 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Melody D. Phillips, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Texas Christian University
"Exercise neuro-immuno-endocrinology: Where the immune system and metabolism meet"
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37 - Spring 2005 - April 6, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Ross G. Querry, P.T., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"Advancing Technology In Exercise for Rehabilitation"
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36 - Fall 2004 - October 27, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

J. Larry Durstine, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina
"Chronic Diseases and Disabilities"
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35 - Spring 2004 - February 25, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Terry J. Housh, Ph.D., Director of the Exercise Physiology Lab & Co-director of the Center for Youth Fitness and Sports Research, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
"Electromyographic and Mechanomyographic Aspects of Muscle Function"
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34 - Fall 2003 - October 22, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Tony G. Babb, Ph.D., Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine of Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
"Is it the Fat or Where It's At: Obesity, Fat Distribution, Weight Loss, and Breathing"
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33 - Spring 2002 - March 31, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Barry W. Scheuermann, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Exercise & Sport Sciences, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
"Integrating metabolic responses with muscle recruitment patterns during moderate and intense exercise"
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32 - Fall 2002 - September 30, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Michael N. Sawka, Ph.D., Chief, Thermal & Environmental Medicine Division, US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA
"Human Adaptations To Heat Stress"
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31 - Spring 2002 - January 30, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Jon W. Williamson, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Vice-Chair, Department of Health Care Sciences, Assistant Dean for Research, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"Brain Activation During Exercise In Humans"
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30 - Fall 2001 - October 10, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

M. Harold Laughlin, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Veterinary Biomedical Science, University of Missouri
"Ethics and Cheating in Research: Is Science a Dispassionate Pursuit of Truth?"
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29 - Spring 2001 - April 18, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Michael D. Delp, Ph.D., Exercise Physiology, Department of Kinesiology, Texas A & M University
"Space Exploration: Expanding Our Understanding of the Human Body on Earth"
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28 - Fall 2000 - October 11, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

James M. Hagberg, Ph.D., Exercise Physiology and Metabolism, Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland
"Exercise Training and Aging"
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27 - Spring 2000 - April 30, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Benjamin D. Levine, M.D., Director, Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas and Assistant Professor of Medicine, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
"Critical Appraisals of Modern Approach to Altitude Training"
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26 - Fall 1999 - October 27, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

George A. Brooks, Ph.D., Exercise Physiology and Metabolism, Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley
"Pathways of Carbohydrate Utilization during Exercise: Intracellular and Cell-Cell Lactate Shuttles"
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25 - Spring 1999 - March 24, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Peter B. Raven, Ph.D., University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Editor-in-Chief, Medicine & Science in Sports and Exercise
"Baroreflex Control of Blood Pressure During Exercise"
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24 - Fall 1998 - November 6, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Michael J. Joyner, M.D., Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Physiology & Biophysics, Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN
"Regulation of Muscle Blood Flow and Implications for Aging and the Limits of Human Performance"
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23 - Spring 1998 - April 1, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

John M. Johnson, Ph.D., The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
"Regulation of Cutaneous Circulation in Humans"
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22 - Fall 1997 - October 22, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

W. Larry Kenney, Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University
"Age, Fitness and Temperature Regulation"
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21 - Spring 1997 - March 5, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Suzanne M. Fortney, Ph.D., NASA – Johnson Space Center
"Exercise Countermeasures for Long Duration Space Flights"
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20 - Fall 1996 - November 6, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Rod K. Dishman, Ph.D., Exercise Psychologist at The University of Georgia
"Fighting Sloth: Factors Related to Adherence to Exercise and Wellness Programs"
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19 - Spring 1996 - March 27, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

James Stray-Gundersen, M.D., The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
"Living High, Training Low: A Method to Improve Sea Level Performance"
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18 - Fall 1995 - October 4, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Eric Poehlman, Ph.D., University of Maryland at Baltimore and Veterans Administration Medical Center in Baltimore
"Metabolic Control and Aging"
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17 - Spring 1995 - March 29, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Marty Ivey, M.D., The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
"The Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Knee Ligament Injuries"
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16 - Fall 1994 - November 9, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

James A. Pawelczyk, Ph.D., Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
"Neural Control of Circulation During Exercise"
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15 - Spring 1994 - April 6, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

James M. Pivarnik, Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine
"Exercise and Pregnancy: Current Findings vs. Historical Guidelines"
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14 - Fall 1993 - October 13, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Charles M. Tipton, Ph.D., University of Arizona
"The Role of Exercise Training in the Management of Hypertension"
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13 - Spring 1993 - April 14, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Jere H. Mitchell, M.D., Director, Harry S. Moss Heart Center, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"Athlete’s Heart"
Flyer

12 - Fall 1992 - October 16, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Charles J. Dillman, Ph.D., United States Olympic Training Center
"Overview of New U.S. Olympic Program"
Flyer

11 - Spring 1992 - April 15, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

John L. Ivy, Ph.D., The University of Texas
"Enhancement of Muscle Glycogen Resynthesis Post Exercise"
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10 - Fall 1991 - December 11, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Benjamin D. Levine, M.D., The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"Human Performance Physiology: At the Top of the World and Above"
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9 - Spring 1991 - March 25, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Steven N. Blair, PED, Institute for Aerobics Research in Dallas
"Physical Activity, Physical Fitness and the Public's Health"
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8 - Fall 1990 - September 19, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

Victor A. Convertino, Ph.D., NASA, Kennedy Space Center
"Considerations for Use of Exercise as Countermeasures for Space Adaptation"
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7 - Fall 1990 - October 3, 12 Noon, Activities Building, Lone Star Auditorium

William J. Gonyea, Ph.D., Skeletal Muscle Adaptation to Heavy Resistance Training, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"Skeletal Muscle Adaptation to Heavy Resistance Training"
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6 - Fall 1989 - October 4, 12 Noon, Activities Building., Lone Star Auditorium

Robert B. Armstrong, Ph.D., University of Georgia
"Mechanisms Underlying Exercise--Induced Muscle Injury"
Flyer

5 - Spring 1989 - March 29, 12 Noon, 121 University Hall

Charlotte A. Tate, Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine
"Adaptation of the Heart to Exercise During Old Age"
Flyer

4 - Fall 1988 - October 19, 12 Noon, 121 University Hall

George A. Ordway, Ph.D., The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"Adaptation of the Peripheral Vasculature as a Function of Exercise Training"
Flyer

3 - Spring 1988 - March 9, 12 Noon, 121 University Hall

Brian J. Whipp, Ph.D., Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
"Coupling of Ventilation to Metabolism During Exercise"
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2 - Fall 1987, 12 Noon, 108 University Hall

Eddie F. Coyle, Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
"Adaptations to Endurance Training Maintained During Periods of Physical Inactivity"
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1 - Spring 1987, 12:00 Noon, 108 University Hall

Russell R. Pate, Ph.D., University of South Carolina
"Physiologic Determinants of Endurance Performance"
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