“Physiology of today is the medicine of tomorrow”

Ernest Henry Starling, Physiologist (1926)

What are we doing?

We are currently conducting integrative studies to understand how the human cardiovascular system is affected by both health and disease.

Research Subjects Needed

Interested in participating? We are currently enrolling both healthy able-bodied and spinal cord injured individuals. Check out current projects in the “Projects” pull-down.

Scientific Conferences

We regularly present our newest research at scientific conferences each year. Click here for information about recent conferences we have attended. // April 15-17, 2016...

Dr. Chris Minson named first Singer Professorship

Pictured: Dr. Chris Minson, Dr. Ken & Kenda Singer, Dept Head Dr. Li-Shan Chou // This is the first endowed professorship established for Human...


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

Lacy Alexander MS 2002 Assistant Professor, The Pennsylvania State University
Belinda Houghton-McCully MS 2003 Assistant Professor, Oregon Health & Science University
Brad Wilkins PhD 2004 Science Lead, Digital Sports, Nike, Inc.
Margaret Cooper-Reinke MS 2005 Research Coordinator, Oregon Health & Science University
Brett Wong PhD 2006 Assistant Professor, Georgia State University
Jean-Luc Cracowski Visiting Fellow 2005-6 Professor, Grenoble Alpes University, France
Britta Torgrimson-Ojerio PhD 2007 Post-doctoral Fellow, Oregon Health & Science University
Jessica Meendering PhD 2007 Associate Professor, South Dakota State University
Gregg McCord PhD 2007 Physician
Nicole Miller-Simmons MS 2007 Nurse Practitioner
Santiago Lorenzo PhD 2010 Assistant Professor, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Michael Smith MS 2010 Assistant Professor, California State University Chico
Mackenzie Madison MS 2010 Professional triathlete and coach
Jennifer Miner MS 2010 Adjunct Faculty, University of Oregon; Faculty, Lane Community College
Naoto Fujii Post-doctoral fellow 2011-13 University of Ottawa
Vienna Brunt PhD 2016 Post-doctoral Fellow, University of Colorado-Boulder