Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Human Performance Research Unit, DC VAMC Clinical Research Center
Members of the Muscle Morphology, Mechanics, and Performance Laboratory (3MAP Lab) are engaged in research involving muscle plasticity in response to training, detraining, normal aging, and chronic disease. Our group's current laboratory efforts include the development of sonographic methods for sarcopenia and myosteatosis screening, and exploring the physiologic advantages of eccentric muscle actions for use in rehabilitation interventions for older adults.
George Washington University
Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
My academic appointment is within the Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences of the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University. I serve as the Site Director for the Exercise Science Internship Program within the PM&R Service of the DC VAMC, and also provide course lectures in exercise science and ultrasound imaging for local physical therapy programs.