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Faculty Directory » Danielle Wigmore

Exercise and Sports Science

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Wednesdays 10:00-12:00
Thursdays 12:00-1:00
and by appointment

Office Information:

Room Number: Exercise & Sports Science Bldg, 155 North Street, Rm 100-A
Phone: (978) 665-3250
Email: dwigmor1@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Internship (EXSS 4950)
Cardiovascular and Electrophysiology (EXSS 4045)
Exercise Response and Adaptation in Special Populations (EXSS 3600)
Exercise Physiology I (EXSS 2071)
Exercise Physiology II (EXSS 2072)
Exercise, Nutrition, and Heart Disease (EXSS 2060)
Health and Fitness (EXSS 1000)
Wellness in Today's World (HON 1151)

Education:

Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst (Exercise Science). 2006.
M.S., University of Massachusetts Amherst (Exercise Science). 2003.
B.S., Skidmore College (Physical Education). 1998.

Research Interests:

Effect of aging on muscle function, vascular function and the cardiovascular response to exercise

Regulation of skeletal muscle blood flow during exercise

Representative Publications:

D.M. Wigmore, B. Fernhall, D.L. Smith. "Cardiovascular responses to acute aerobic exercise," Advanced Cardiovascular Exercise Physiology (pp.139-162). Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics, 2011.

D.M. Wigmore, B. Fernhall, D.L. Smith. "Cardiovascular adaptations to aerobic training," In: Advanced Cardiovascular Exercise Physiology (pp.163-1178). Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics, 2011.

D.M. Wigmore, D.E. Befroy, I.R. Lanza, J.A. Kent-Braun. "Contraction frequency modulates muscle fatigue and the rate of myoglobin desaturation during incremental contractions in humans," Appl Phys Nutr Metab 33(5): 915-921, 2008.

D.W. Russ, T.F. Towse, D.M. Wigmore, I.R. Lanza, J.A. Kent-Braun. "Contrasting influences of age and sex on muscle fatigue," Med Sci Sport Ex. 40(2): 234-241, 2008.

I.R. Lanza, D.M. Wigmore, D.E. Befroy, J.A. Kent-Braun. "In vivo ATP production during free-flow and ischaemic muscle contractions in humans," J Physiol 577 (Pt1): 353-367, 2006.

D.M. Wigmore, K. Propert, J.A. Kent-Braun. "Blood flow does not limit skeletal muscle force production during incremental isometric contractions," Eur J Appl Phys 96(4): 370-378, 2006.

Kent-Braun JA, BM Damon, DM Wigmore, DM Pober. "BOLD indirect versus ASL direct measurement of muscle perfusion: a reply [letter]," J Appl Physiol 99(1): 376-377, 2005.

D.M. Wigmore, B.M. Damon, D.M. Pober, J.A. Kent-Braun. "MRI measures of perfusion-related changes in human skeletal muscle during progressive contractions," J Appl Physiol 97(6): 2385-2394, 2004.

Damon, B.M., D. Wigmore, Z. Ding, J.C. Gore, J.A. Kent-Braun. "Cluster analysis of muscle functional MRI data," J Appl Physiol 95(3): 1287-1296, 2003.

Professional Affiliations:

ACSM - American College of Sports Medicine
NEACSM - New England American College of Sports Medicine