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Nathan Jenkins | PhD, CF-L1

Education/Credentials

  • Postdoc, Vascular Biology, University of Missouri
  • Ph.D., Exercise Physiology, University of Maryland
  • M.S., Exercise Science, University of Georgia
  • B.S.Ed., Exercise Science, University of Georgia
  • CF-L1 Trainer
  • Science Consultant, CrossFit, Inc.

Current

Associate Professor (Tenured), University of Georgia, Director, Integrative Cardiovascular Physiology Laboratory

Research Areas

  • Exercise & dietary approaches to treat & prevent obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular diseases
  • Impact of exercise on fat and carbohydrate metabolism after meals
  • Influence of prescription drugs and supplements on exercise responses
  • Teach courses in exercise physiology, metabolism, obesity/diabetes, and human performance
  • ~80 publications in peer-reviewed academic journals
  • Competition Experience in CrossFit and Olympic Weightlifting