Understanding and combatting age-related changes in performance and health that many individuals experience.
Cause of certain individuals to decrease physical activity more than others.
Barefoot running movement and its health/performance effects.
Schrager MA, Stoddard M, Vuu C, Kelly VE. "Effects of Blueberry Supplementation on Cognitive and Motor Function in Older Adults." In Review. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism.
Schrager MA, Hilton J, Gould R, Kelly VE. "Effects of Blueberry Supplementation on Measures of Functional Mobility in Older Adults." Accepted. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism.
Schrager MA, Schrack JA, Simonsick EM, Ferrucci L. "The Association Between Energy Availability and Physical Activity in Older Adults." American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 2014 May 5 [Epub ahead of print: doi: 10.1097/PHM.0000000000000108](Also appearing in the Oct 2014 print edition of the journal).
Wilson MJ, Schrager M, Burke K, Hawkins BJ, Gauntt L. "NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Coaching Contracts: A Comparative Analysis of Incentives for Athletic and Academic Team Performance." Journal of Issues in Intercollegiate Athletics. 4: 396-410, 2011.
Sogabe A, Mukaib N, Miyakawab S, Mesakib N, Maedac K, Yamamoatod T, Gallagher PM, Schrager MA, Fry AC. "Influence of Knee Alignment on Quadriceps Cross-Sectional Area." Journal of Biomechanics. 42 (14): 2313-2317, 2009.
Kelly VE, Schrager MA, Price R, Ferrucci L, Shumway-Cook A. "Age-Associated Effects of a Concurrent Cognitive Task on Gait Speed and Stability During Narrow-Base Walking." The Journals of Gerontology: Series A.
Schrager MA, Kelly VE, Price R, Ferrucci L, Shumway-Cook A. "The Effects of Age on Medio-Lateral Stability in Normal and Narrow Base Walking." Gait and Posture. 28(3): 466-471, 2008.
Vogelzangs N, Suthers K, Ferrucci L, Simonsick EM, Ble A, Schrager M, Bandinelli S, Lauretani F, Giannelli SV, Penninx BW. "Hypercortisolemic Depression is Associated with the Metabolic Syndrome in Late-Life." Psychoneuroendocrinology. 32(2):151-9, 2007.
Schrager MA, Metter EJ, Simonsick E, Ble A, Bandinelli S, Lauretani F, Ferrucci L. "Sarcopenic Obesity and Inflammation in the InCHIANTI study." J Appl Physiol. 102(3):919-25, 2007.
Metter EJ, Schrager M, Ferrucci L, Talbot. "Evaluation of Movement Speed and Reaction Time as Predictors of All-Cause Mortality in Men." J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 60(7): 840-6, 2005.
Public health and physical activity's role
Physiological and biomechanical effects of running shoe design
Physiological bases of physical inactivity in older and other populations