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Glenn.Gaesser@asu.edu

Center Dir (ACD) & Professor
SNHP Exercise Sci & Health Pro
Faculty w/Admin Appointment
Mail Code: 9020

Exercise and Wellness 500 N Third St (Map)
(602)827-2283

Bio

Glenn A. Gaesser, PhD
Professor
Director, Healthy Lifestyles Research Center

Education

  • PhD - University of California, Berkeley, 1978
  • MA - University of California, Berkeley, 1975
  • AB - University of California, Berkeley, 1972

Recent Publications

  • Sawyer BJ, Tucker WJ, Bhammar DM, Ryder JR, Sweazea KL, Gaesser GA. Effects of high-intensity interval training and moderate-intensity continuous training on endothelial function and cardiometabolic risk markers in obese adults. J Appl Physiol 2016 Jun 2:jap.00024.2016. doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00024.2016. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Bhammar DM, Sawyer BJ, Tucker WJ, Lee JM, Gaesser GA. Validity of SenseWear® armband v5.2 and v2.2 for estimating energy expenditure. J Sports Sci 2016; Feb 8:1-9 [epub ahead of print]
  • Zeigler ZS, Mullane S, Crespo NC, Buman MP, Gaesser GA. Effects of standing and light-intensity activity on ambulatory blood pressure. Med Sci Sports Exerc 2016;48(2):175-181.
  • Saint-Maurice PF, Kim Y, Welk GJ, Gaesser GA. Kids are not little adults: what MET threshold captures sedentary behavior in children? Eur J Appl Physiol 2016;116(1):29-38.
  • Lee, JM, Kim YW, Gaesser GA, Welk G Validation of the SenseWear Mini Armband in Children during Semi-Structured Activity Settings.  J Sci Med Sport 2016;19(1):41-45.
  • Kim Y, Crouter SE, Lee JM, Dixon PM, Gaesser GA, Welk GJ.  Comparisons of prediction equations for estimating energy expenditure in youth.   J Sci Med Sport 2016;19(1):35-40.
  • Gaesser GA. Carbohydrates, performance and weight loss: Is low the way to go or the way to bonk? Agro FOOD Industry Hi-Tech 2015;26(Nov-Dec):35-39. http://www.teknoscienze.com/articles/agro-food-industry-hi-tech-carbohydrates-performance-and-weight-loss.aspx
  • Angadi SS, Mookadam F, Lee CD, Tucker WJ, Haykowsky M, Gaesser GA.  High-intensity interval training vs. moderate-intensity continuous exercise training in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: A pilot study. J Appl Physiol 2015;119(6):753-758.
  • Angadi SS, Bhammar DM, Gaesser GA. Postexercise hypotension after continuous, aerobic interval, and sprint interval exercise. J Strength Cond Res 2015;29(10):2888-2893.
  • Gaesser GA, Tucker WJ, Jarrett CL, Angadi SS. Fitness versus fatness: which influences health and mortality risk the most? Curr Sports Med Rep 2015;14(4):327-332.
  • Gaesser GA, Angadi SS. Navigating the gluten-free boom. J Am Acad Phys Assist 2015;28(8):1-7.
  • Tucker WJ, Sawyer BJ, Jarrett CL, Bhammar DM, Gaesser GA. Physiological responses to high-intensity interval exercise differing in interval duration. J Strength Cond Res 2015;12:3326-3335.
  • Tucker WJ, Bhammar DM, Sawyer BJ, Buman MP, Gaesser GA. Validity and reliability of Nike+ Fuelband for estimating physical activity energy expenditure. BMC Sports Sci Med Rehab 2015 7:14 http://www.biomedcentral.com/2052-1847/7/14.
  • Sawyer BJ, Tucker WJ, Bhammar DM, Gaesser GA. Using verification phase for determination of VO2max in obese, sedentary adults. J Strength Cond Res 2015;12:3432-3438.
  • Sawyer BJ, Bhammar DM, Angadi SS, Ryan DM, Ryder JR, Sussman EJ, Bertmann EJ, Gaesser GA. Predictors of fat mass changes in response to aerobic exercise training in women.  J Strength Cond Res 2015;29(2):297-304.
  • Zeigler ZS, Bhammar DM, Swan PD, Gaesser GA. Walking Workstation Use Reduces Ambulatory Blood Pressure in Adults with Prehypertension. J Phys Act Health 2015;12 (suppl 1):S119-S127.

Current/Recent Grants and Projects

  • A Wireless, Multimode, Artificial Neural Network-Based Physical Activity Monitor; NIH, R01 HL091006; 9/19/08 – 6/30/14; Role: Co-PI

Research Interests

Acute and chronic impact of exercise and diet on endothelial function; weight-loss independent health benefits of exercise and diet; obesity paradox; physical activity assessment technology

Courses

Fall 2016

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 536 Physiological Aspects/Phys Act
KIN 442 Fuel Metabolism

Spring 2016

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 538 Obesity, Exercise and Health
KIN 442 Fuel Metabolism

Fall 2015

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 536 Physiological Aspects/Phys Act
KIN 442 Fuel Metabolism

Spring 2015

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 538 Obesity, Exercise and Health
EXW 691 Seminar
NTR 691 Seminar

Fall 2014

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 536 Physiological Aspects/Phys Act
KIN 442 Fuel Metabolism

Spring 2014

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 538 Obesity, Exercise and Health
EXW 691 Seminar
KIN 493 Honors Thesis
NTR 691 Seminar

Fall 2013

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 536 Physiological Aspects/Phys Act
KIN 442 Fuel Metabolism
KIN 492 Honors Directed Study

Spring 2013

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 538 Obesity, Exercise and Health
EXW 691 Seminar
NTR 691 Seminar

Fall 2012

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 536 Physiological Aspects/Phys Act
EXW 691 Seminar
NTR 691 Seminar

Summer 2012

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 590 Reading and Conference
EXW 592 Research
EXW 595 Continuing Registration
EXW 599 Thesis
EXW 692 Research
EXW 792 Research
EXW 799 Dissertation

Spring 2012

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 492 Honors Directed Study
EXW 493 Honors Thesis
EXW 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 538 Obesity, Exercise and Health
EXW 584 Internship
EXW 590 Reading and Conference
EXW 592 Research
EXW 595 Continuing Registration
EXW 599 Thesis
EXW 692 Research
EXW 792 Research
EXW 799 Dissertation

Research Activity Research Awards

  1. Buman,Matthew P * , Gaesser,Glenn Alan , Huberty,Jennifer Lynne , . Jawbone Validation and Calibration of Strength and Yoga Activities. Jawbone (7/1/2016 - 9/30/2016).
  2. Keller,Colleen Sue * , Ainsworth,Barbara Ellen , Gaesser,Glenn Alan , Joseph,Rodney Paul , Vega-Lopez,Sonia , . Smart Walk: A Smartphone Physical Activity Program for African American Women. HHS-NIH-NHLBI (9/1/2015 - 6/30/2017).
  3. Buman,Matthew P * Crespo,Noe Cuauhtemoc Gaesser,Glenn Alan . Stand and Move at Work: A Group-Randomized Trial. NCI (7/2/2015 - 6/30/2019).
  4. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * Abbas,James . Monitoring Metabolic Energy Expenditure via the Prostheses of Lower Extremity Amputees. BARRON ASSOCIATES INC. (6/5/2013 - 2/28/2016).
  5. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * . Energy expenditure during ambulatory physical activity while wearing Easy Tone vs control shoes. Reebok (12/27/2012 - 12/31/2013).
  6. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * . Oxygen consumption and a physical activity monitor--normative data collection for defined bouts and free-living routines. NIKE, INC (12/9/2011 - 12/8/2012).
  7. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * . Reebok Easytone Contract. Reebok (4/4/2011 - 12/31/2011).
  8. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * Lee,Chong Do . Effects of a Novel, High-intensity Aerobic Interval Training Program on Endothelial Function, Vascular Compliance, and Peak Cardio Respiratory.... MAYO CLINIC SCOTTSDALE (1/1/2010 - 6/30/2011).
  9. Ainsworth,Barbara Ellen * Gaesser,Glenn Alan . 2010 Revision of the Compendium of Physical Activities. NCI (8/19/2009 - 2/18/2011).
  10. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * Gaesser,Glenn Alan * . A Wireless Multimode Artificial Neural Network-Based Physical Activity Monitor. HHS-NIH-NHLBI (9/19/2008 - 6/30/2014).

* principal investigator

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