Tag Archives: diabetes

Dr. Roman Pawlak

Assistant professor
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
College of Human Ecology

Areas of expertise:  Community based research, regarding consumers’ attitude, intention, and dietary behavior, community based approach to weight management, community based approach to reverse diabetes, diabetes complications, and cardiovascular disease with dietary interventions

Pawlak

Peter A. Farrell


Professor, Kinesiology
College of Health and Human Performance
•    Phone: 252-328-2634
•    E-mail: farrellp@ecu.edu
•   Web: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-hhp/exss/farrellp.cfm

Areas of expertise: The hormone response to exercise. In particular, how exercise alters the secretion and functioning of insulin. Diabetes and exercise.

Ron Cortright


Professor, Kinesiology
College of Health and Human Performance

•    Phone: 252-737-4678
•    E-mail: cortrightr@ecu.edu
•    Web: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-hhp/exss/cortrightr.cfm

Areas of expertise: Bioenergetics, skeletal muscle metabolism, obesity, diabetes, exercise physiology, skeletal muscle glucose/lipid metabolism, gender/racial differences in metabolism, mitochondria-peroxisomal interactions, exercise (human and rodent models; molecular (in vivo, in vitro), integrative physiology)