Stephen Anton

Stephen Anton, Ph.D.

Professor And Chief, Division Of Clinical Research

Department: MD-AGING-CLINICAL RESEARCH
Business Phone: (352) 273-7514
Business Email: santon@ufl.edu

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Psychology
Subspecialties
  • Clinical Psychology

Publications

2021
Elevated IL-6 and CRP levels are associated with incident self-reported major mobility disability: A pooled analysis of older adults with slow gait speed.
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. [DOI] 10.1093/gerona/glab093. [PMID] 33822946.
2021
Metabolic syndrome and the benefit of a physical activity intervention on lower-extremity function: Results from a randomized clinical trial.
Experimental gerontology. 150 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2021.111343. [PMID] 33848565.
2021
Older adults demonstrate biomarker evidence of the persistent inflammation, immunosuppression and catabolism syndrome (PICS) after sepsis.
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. [DOI] 10.1093/gerona/glab080. [PMID] 33721883.
2021
Resveratrol and exercise combined to treat functional limitations in late life: A pilot randomized controlled trial.
Experimental gerontology. 143 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2020.111111. [PMID] 33068691.
2021
The Effect of Aging Physiology on Critical Care.
Critical care clinics. 37(1):135-150 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ccc.2020.08.006. [PMID] 33190766.
2021
Vascular dysfunction as a potential culprit of sarcopenia.
Experimental gerontology. 145 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2020.111220. [PMID] 33373710.
2020
Altered Expression of Mitoferrin and Frataxin, Larger Labile Iron Pool and Greater Mitochondrial DNA Damage in the Skeletal Muscle of Older Adults.
Cells. 9(12) [DOI] 10.3390/cells9122579. [PMID] 33276460.
2020
Clinical Trajectories of Acute Kidney Injury in Surgical Sepsis: A Prospective Observational Study.
Annals of surgery. [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000004360. [PMID] 33196489.
2020
Determinants of Adherence in Time-Restricted Feeding in Older Adults: Lessons from a Pilot Study.
Nutrients. 12(3) [DOI] 10.3390/nu12030874. [PMID] 32213965.
2020
Higher dose of resveratrol elevated cardiovascular disease risk biomarker levels in overweight older adults – A pilot study.
Experimental gerontology. 131 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2019.110821. [PMID] 31891746.
2020
Impact and Lessons From the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders (LIFE) Clinical Trials of Physical Activity to Prevent Mobility Disability.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 68(4):872-881 [DOI] 10.1111/jgs.16365. [PMID] 32105353.
2020
Innovations in Geroscience to enhance mobility in older adults.
Experimental gerontology. 142 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2020.111123. [PMID] 33191210.
2020
Nicotinamide riboside-A missing piece in the puzzle of exercise therapy for older adults?
Experimental gerontology. 137 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2020.110972. [PMID] 32450270.
2020
Older Sepsis Survivors Suffer Persistent Disability Burden and Poor Long-Term Survival.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 68(9):1962-1969 [DOI] 10.1111/jgs.16435. [PMID] 32294254.
2020
Predicting Weight Loss Using Psychological and Behavioral Factors: The POUNDS LOST Trial.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 105(4) [DOI] 10.1210/clinem/dgz236. [PMID] 31802116.
2020
The relationship between interleukin-6 levels and physical performance in mobility-limited older adults with chronic low-grade inflammation: The ENRGISE Pilot study.
Archives of gerontology and geriatrics. 90 [DOI] 10.1016/j.archger.2020.104131. [PMID] 32554219.
2019
Advanced Age Is Associated with Iron Dyshomeostasis and Mitochondrial DNA Damage in Human Skeletal Muscle.
Cells. 8(12) [DOI] 10.3390/cells8121525. [PMID] 31783583.
2019
Current Epidemiology of Surgical Sepsis: Discordance Between Inpatient Mortality and 1-year Outcomes.
Annals of surgery. 270(3):502-510 [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003458. [PMID] 31356275.
2019
Effect of Losartan and Fish Oil on Plasma IL-6 and Mobility in Older Persons. The ENRGISE Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial.
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 74(10):1612-1619 [DOI] 10.1093/gerona/gly277. [PMID] 30541065.
2019
Multimodal Intervention to Improve Functional Status in Hypertensive Older Adults: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial.
Journal of clinical medicine. 8(2) [DOI] 10.3390/jcm8020196. [PMID] 30736317.
2019
Physical Activity and Performance Impact Long-term Quality of Life in Older Adults at Risk for Major Mobility Disability.
American journal of preventive medicine. 56(1):141-146 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amepre.2018.09.006. [PMID] 30573142.
2019
Prognostic value of NT-proBNP levels in the acute phase of sepsis on lower long-term physical function and muscle strength in sepsis survivors.
Critical care (London, England). 23(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s13054-019-2505-7. [PMID] 31234943.
2019
The Development of Chronic Critical Illness Determines Physical Function, Quality of Life, and Long-Term Survival Among Early Survivors of Sepsis in Surgical ICUs.
Critical care medicine. 47(4):566-573 [DOI] 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003655. [PMID] 30664526.
2019
The Effects of Time Restricted Feeding on Overweight, Older Adults: A Pilot Study.
Nutrients. 11(7) [DOI] 10.3390/nu11071500. [PMID] 31262054.
2019
Wearable Technology To Reduce Sedentary Behavior And CVD Risk In Older Adults: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial.
Clinical interventions in aging. 14:1817-1828 [DOI] 10.2147/CIA.S222655. [PMID] 31695350.
2018
Effects of 90 Days of Resveratrol Supplementation on Cognitive Function in Elders: A Pilot Study.
Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.). 24(7):725-732 [DOI] 10.1089/acm.2017.0398. [PMID] 29583015.
2018
Effects of Fermented Papaya Preparation (FPP) on Safety Outcomes in Older Adults – A Short Report of a Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial.
The Journal of frailty & aging. 7(2):142-146 [DOI] 10.14283/jfa.2018.6. [PMID] 29741201.
2018
Evidence-based nutritional and pharmacological interventions targeting chronic low-grade inflammation in middle-age and older adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Ageing research reviews. 46:42-59 [DOI] 10.1016/j.arr.2018.05.004. [PMID] 29803716.
2018
Flipping the Metabolic Switch: Understanding and Applying the Health Benefits of Fasting.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 26(2):254-268 [DOI] 10.1002/oby.22065. [PMID] 29086496.
2018
Nutrition and Exercise in Sarcopenia.
Current protein & peptide science. 19(7):649-667 [DOI] 10.2174/1389203717666161227144349. [PMID] 28029078.
2017
A New Adaptive Home-based Exercise Technology among Older Adults Living in Nursing Home: A Pilot Study on Feasibility, Acceptability and Physical Performance.
The journal of nutrition, health & aging. 21(7):819-824 [DOI] 10.1007/s12603-016-0820-0. [PMID] 28717812.
2017
Association of Testosterone Levels With Anemia in Older Men: A Controlled Clinical Trial.
JAMA internal medicine. 177(4):480-490 [DOI] 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.9540. [PMID] 28241237.
2017
Cognitive Performance Does not Limit Physical Activity Participation in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot Study (LIFE-P).
The journal of prevention of Alzheimer's disease. 4(1):44-50 [DOI] 10.14283/jpad.2016.107. [PMID] 29188859.
2017
Depressive symptoms modify age effects on hippocampal subfields in older adults.
Geriatrics & gerontology international. 17(10):1494-1500 [DOI] 10.1111/ggi.12901. [PMID] 27696657.
2017
Device-Measured Physical Activity As a Predictor of Disability in Mobility-Limited Older Adults.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 65(10):2251-2256 [DOI] 10.1111/jgs.15037. [PMID] 28799216.
2017
Dynapenia and Metabolic Health in Obese and Nonobese Adults Aged 70 Years and Older: The LIFE Study.
Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 18(4):312-319 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamda.2016.10.001. [PMID] 27914851.
2017
Effect of Metabolic Syndrome on the Mobility Benefit of a Structured Physical Activity Intervention-The Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Randomized Clinical Trial.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 65(6):1244-1250 [DOI] 10.1111/jgs.14793. [PMID] 28369670.
2017
Effect of Resveratrol on Walking Performance in Older People With Peripheral Artery Disease: The RESTORE Randomized Clinical Trial.
JAMA cardiology. 2(8):902-907 [DOI] 10.1001/jamacardio.2017.0538. [PMID] 28403379.
2017
Effects of Popular Diets without Specific Calorie Targets on Weight Loss Outcomes: Systematic Review of Findings from Clinical Trials.
Nutrients. 9(8) [DOI] 10.3390/nu9080822. [PMID] 28758964.
2017
ENabling Reduction of Low-grade Inflammation in SEniors Pilot Study: Concept, Rationale, and Design.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 65(9):1961-1968 [DOI] 10.1111/jgs.14965. [PMID] 28734043.
2017
Frequency of Consuming Foods Predicts Changes in Cravings for Those Foods During Weight Loss: the Pounds Lost Study
Obesity. 25(8):1343-1348 [DOI] 10.1002/oby.21895. [PMID] 28618170.
2017
Low Birth Weight and Risk of Later-Life Physical Disability in Women.
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 72(4):543-547 [DOI] 10.1093/gerona/glw134. [PMID] 27440911.
2017
Physical Activity and Abnormal Blood Glucose Among Healthy Weight Adults.
American journal of preventive medicine. 53(1):42-47 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amepre.2016.11.027. [PMID] 28110936.
2017
Resveratrol and exercise to treat functional limitations in late life: design of a randomized controlled trial.
Contemporary clinical trials communications. 6:58-63 [DOI] 10.1016/j.conctc.2017.03.002. [PMID] 28944303.
2017
Sepsis and Critical Illness Research Center investigators: protocols and standard operating procedures for a prospective cohort study of sepsis in critically ill surgical patients.
BMJ open. 7(7) [DOI] 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015136. [PMID] 28765125.
2017
Testosterone Treatment and Cognitive Function in Older Men With Low Testosterone and Age-Associated Memory Impairment.
JAMA. 317(7):717-727 [DOI] 10.1001/jama.2016.21044. [PMID] 28241356.
2017
Vertex-wise examination of depressive symptom dimensions and brain volumes in older adults.
Psychiatry research. Neuroimaging. 260:70-75 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pscychresns.2016.12.008. [PMID] 28039796.
2017
Wearable technology to reduce sedentary behavior and CVD risk in older adults: design of a randomized controlled trial.
Contemporary clinical trials communications. 6:122-126 [DOI] 10.1016/j.conctc.2017.04.003. [PMID] 28944304.
2016
Depressive symptom severity is associated with increased cortical thickness in older adults.
International journal of geriatric psychiatry. 31(4):325-33 [DOI] 10.1002/gps.4324. [PMID] 26205176.
2016
Dimensions of depressive symptoms and cingulate volumes in older adults.
Translational psychiatry. 6 [DOI] 10.1038/tp.2016.49. [PMID] 27093070.
2016
Effect of Structured Physical Activity on Respiratory Outcomes in Sedentary Elderly Adults with Mobility Limitations.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 64(3):501-9 [DOI] 10.1111/jgs.14013. [PMID] 27000324.
2016
Effects of Testosterone Treatment in Older Men.
The New England journal of medicine. 374(7):611-24 [DOI] 10.1056/NEJMoa1506119. [PMID] 26886521.
2016
Low Grip Strength and Prediabetes in Normal-Weight Adults.
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM. 29(2):280-2 [DOI] 10.3122/jabfm.2016.02.150262. [PMID] 26957386.
2016
Prevalence of Prediabetes and Abdominal Obesity Among Healthy-Weight Adults: 18-Year Trend.
Annals of family medicine. 14(4):304-10 [DOI] 10.1370/afm.1946. [PMID] 27401417.
2016
Testosterone Treatment and Sexual Function in Older Men With Low Testosterone Levels
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 101(8):3096-3104 [DOI] 10.1210/jc.2016-1645. [PMID] 27355400.
2015
A systematic review of randomized controlled trials examining the effectiveness of saffron (Crocus sativus L.) on psychological and behavioral outcomes.
Journal of integrative medicine. 13(4):231-40 [DOI] 10.1016/S2095-4964(15)60176-5. [PMID] 26165367.
2015
Age Differences in Prefrontal Surface Area and Thickness in Middle Aged to Older Adults.
Frontiers in aging neuroscience. 7 [DOI] 10.3389/fnagi.2015.00250. [PMID] 26834623.
2015
Association of objectively measured physical activity with cardiovascular risk in mobility-limited older adults.
Journal of the American Heart Association. 4(2) [DOI] 10.1161/JAHA.114.001288. [PMID] 25696062.
2015
Association of sex hormones with sexual function, vitality, and physical function of symptomatic older men with low testosterone levels at baseline in the testosterone trials.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 100(3):1146-55 [DOI] 10.1210/jc.2014-3818. [PMID] 25548978.
2015
Dietary Antioxidants as Modifiers of Physiologic Adaptations to Exercise.
Medicine and science in sports and exercise. 47(9):1857-68 [DOI] 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000620. [PMID] 25606815.
2015
Frailty Clinical Phenotype: A Physical and Cognitive Point of View.
Nestle Nutrition Institute workshop series. 83:55-63 [DOI] 10.1159/000382061. [PMID] 26484671.
2015
Grip Strength as a Marker of Hypertension and Diabetes in Healthy Weight Adults.
American journal of preventive medicine. 49(6):850-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amepre.2015.05.025. [PMID] 26232901.
2015
Group dynamics are associated with weight loss in the behavioral treatment of obesity.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 23(8):1563-9 [DOI] 10.1002/oby.21148. [PMID] 26179461.
2015
Multi-modal intervention to reduce cardiovascular risk among hypertensive older adults: Design of a randomized clinical trial.
Contemporary clinical trials. 43:237-42 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cct.2015.06.019. [PMID] 26115878.
2015
Practicality of intermittent fasting in humans and its effect on oxidative stress and genes related to aging and metabolism.
Rejuvenation research. 18(2):162-72 [DOI] 10.1089/rej.2014.1624. [PMID] 25546413.
2015
Predicting successful long-term weight loss from short-term weight-loss outcomes: new insights from a dynamic energy balance model (the POUNDS Lost study).
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 101(3):449-54 [DOI] 10.3945/ajcn.114.091520. [PMID] 25733628.
2015
Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and its association with physical capacity, disability, and self-rated health in Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Study participants.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 63(2):222-32 [DOI] 10.1111/jgs.13205. [PMID] 25645664.
2015
Recruitment and Screening for the Testosterone Trials.
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 70(9):1105-11 [DOI] 10.1093/gerona/glv031. [PMID] 25878029.
2015
Sedentary time is associated with the metabolic syndrome in older adults with mobility limitations–The LIFE Study.
Experimental gerontology. 70:32-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2015.06.018. [PMID] 26130060.
2015
Successful aging: Advancing the science of physical independence in older adults.
Ageing research reviews. 24(Pt B):304-27 [DOI] 10.1016/j.arr.2015.09.005. [PMID] 26462882.
2014
A Randomized Trial Comparing Weight Loss Treatment Delivered in Large Versus Small Groups
Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 47(1)
2014
A randomized trial comparing weight loss treatment delivered in large versus small groups.
The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity. 11 [DOI] 10.1186/s12966-014-0123-y. [PMID] 25249056.
2014
Can non-nutritive sweeteners enhance outcomes of weight loss interventions?
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 22(6):1413-4 [DOI] 10.1002/oby.20779. [PMID] 24862169.
2014
Effect of dietary restriction and exercise on lower extremity tissue compartments in obese, older women: a pilot study.
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 69(1):101-8 [DOI] 10.1093/gerona/gls337. [PMID] 23682155.
2014
Group Dynamics Impact Weight Loss Outcomes in Lifestyle Intervention for Obesity
Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 47(1)
2014
Optimizing the benefits of exercise on physical function in older adults.
PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation. 6(6):528-43 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pmrj.2013.11.009. [PMID] 24361365.
2014
Resveratrol as a supplement to exercise training: friend or foe?
The Journal of physiology. 592(3):551-2 [DOI] 10.1113/jphysiol.2013.267922. [PMID] 24488074.
2014
Safety and metabolic outcomes of resveratrol supplementation in older adults: results of a twelve-week, placebo-controlled pilot study.
Experimental gerontology. 57:181-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2014.05.015. [PMID] 24866496.
2013
Caloric Restriction to Moderate Senescence: Mechanisms and Clinical Utility.
Current translational geriatrics and experimental gerontology reports. 2(4):239-246 [PMID] 24466503.
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2013
Chronic Resveratrol Supplementation and Brain Oxygenation: a Pilot Study
Gerontologist. 53(1)
2013
Differential effects of adulterated versus unadulterated forms of linoleic acid on cardiovascular health.
Journal of integrative medicine. 11(1):2-10 [DOI] 10.3736/jintegrmed2013002. [PMID] 23464640.
2013
Effect of a novel dietary supplement on pH levels of healthy volunteers: a pilot study.
Journal of integrative medicine. 11(6):384-8 [DOI] 10.3736/jintegrmed2013049. [PMID] 24125056.
2013
Effects of prescribing 1,000 versus 1,500 kilocalories per day in the behavioral treatment of obesity: a randomized trial.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 21(12):2481-7 [DOI] 10.1002/oby.20439. [PMID] 23512956.
2013
Fasting or caloric restriction for healthy aging.
Experimental gerontology. 48(10):1003-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2013.04.011. [PMID] 23639403.
2013
Long-Term Adherence to Health Behavior Change.
American journal of lifestyle medicine. 7(6):395-404 [PMID] 27547170.
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2013
Obesity and diabetes as accelerators of functional decline: can lifestyle interventions maintain functional status in high risk older adults?
Experimental gerontology. 48(9):888-97 [DOI] 10.1016/j.exger.2013.06.007. [PMID] 23832077.
2013
Saffron (Crocus sativus L.) and major depressive disorder: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials.
Journal of integrative medicine. 11(6):377-83 [DOI] 10.3736/jintegrmed2013056. [PMID] 24299602.
2013
The MAT-sf: clinical relevance and validity.
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 68(12):1567-74 [DOI] 10.1093/gerona/glt068. [PMID] 23685766.
2012
Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor use by older adults is associated with greater functional responses to exercise.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 60(7):1244-52 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2012.04045.x. [PMID] 22726232.
2012
Diet type and changes in food cravings following weight loss: findings from the POUNDS LOST Trial.
Eating and weight disorders : EWD. 17(2):e101-8 [PMID] 23010779.
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2012
Effect of diet composition on energy expenditure during weight loss: the POUNDS LOST Study.
International journal of obesity (2005). 36(3):448-55 [DOI] 10.1038/ijo.2011.173. [PMID] 21946707.
2012
Participatory and Persuasive Telehealth
Gerontology. 58(3):269-281 [DOI] 10.1159/000329892. [PMID] 21893945.
2012
Use of a computerized tracking system to monitor and provide feedback on dietary goals for calorie-restricted diets: the POUNDS LOST study.
Journal of diabetes science and technology. 6(5):1216-25 [PMID] 23063049.
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2011
An exploratory analysis of the effects of a weight loss plus exercise program on cellular quality control mechanisms in older overweight women.
Rejuvenation research. 14(3):315-24 [DOI] 10.1089/rej.2010.1132. [PMID] 21631380.
2011
Control in the middle (CIM) for three-period crossover studies.
Planta medica. 77(13):1473-6 [DOI] 10.1055/s-0030-1271044. [PMID] 21509714.
2011
Effects of a weight loss plus exercise program on physical function in overweight, older women: a randomized controlled trial.
Clinical interventions in aging. 6:141-9 [DOI] 10.2147/CIA.S17001. [PMID] 21753869.
2011
How much walking is needed to improve cardiorespiratory fitness? An examination of the 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans
Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport. 365-70 [DOI] 10.1080/02701367.2011.10599766. [PMID] 21699118.
2011
How much walking is needed to improve cardiorespiratory fitness? An examination of the 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.
Research quarterly for exercise and sport. 82(2):365-70 [PMID] 21699118.
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2011
Improving Lifestyle Interventions for Obesity: the Effects of Moderate Versus Mild Caloric Restriction ? and Large Versus Small Group Size
Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 41
2011
Improving Lifestyle Interventions for Obesity: the Effects of Moderate Versus Mild Caloric Restriction ? and Large Versus Small Group Size
Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 41
2011
Investigations of botanicals on food intake, satiety, weight loss and oxidative stress: study protocol of a double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study.
Zhong xi yi jie he xue bao = Journal of Chinese integrative medicine. 9(11):1190-8 [PMID] 22088584.
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2011
Psychometric characteristics of process evaluation measures for a rural school-based childhood obesity prevention study: Louisiana Health.
American journal of health promotion : AJHP. 25(6):417-21 [DOI] 10.4278/ajhp.090914-ARB-297. [PMID] 21721969.
2011
The Act of Voluntary Wheel Running Reverses Dietary Hyperphagia and Increases Leptin Signaling in Ventral Tegmental Area of Aged Obese Rats
Gerontology. 57(4):335-342 [DOI] 10.1159/000321343. [PMID] 20881371.
2011
The impact of behavioral intervention on obesity mediated declines in mobility function: implications for longevity.
Journal of aging research. 2011 [DOI] 10.4061/2011/392510. [PMID] 22013527.
2010
Adherence is a multi-dimensional construct in the POUNDS LOST trial.
Journal of behavioral medicine. 33(1):35-46 [DOI] 10.1007/s10865-009-9230-7. [PMID] 19856202.
2010
An environmental intervention to prevent excess weight gain in African-American students: a pilot study.
American journal of health promotion : AJHP. 24(5):340-3 [DOI] 10.4278/ajhp.08031224. [PMID] 20465148.
2010
Beneficial effects of a Q-ter based nutritional mixture on functional performance, mitochondrial function, and oxidative stress in rats.
PloS one. 5(5) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0010572. [PMID] 20485503.
2010
Early behavioral adherence predicts short and long-term weight loss in the POUNDS LOST study.
Journal of behavioral medicine. 33(4):305-14 [DOI] 10.1007/s10865-010-9253-0. [PMID] 20195742.
2010
Effects of exercise on mobility in obese and nonobese older adults.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 18(6):1168-75 [DOI] 10.1038/oby.2009.317. [PMID] 19834467.
2010
Effects of stevia, aspartame, and sucrose on food intake, satiety, and postprandial glucose and insulin levels.
Appetite. 55(1):37-43 [DOI] 10.1016/j.appet.2010.03.009. [PMID] 20303371.
2010
Models of accelerated sarcopenia: critical pieces for solving the puzzle of age-related muscle atrophy.
Ageing research reviews. 9(4):369-83 [DOI] 10.1016/j.arr.2010.04.004. [PMID] 20438881.
2010
Molecular delineation of gamma-ray-induced NF-kappaB activation and pro-inflammatory genes in SMP30 knockout mice.
Radiation research. 173(5):629-34 [DOI] 10.1667/RR1629.1. [PMID] 20426662.
2009
A novel method to remotely measure food intake of free-living individuals in real time: the remote food photography method.
The British journal of nutrition. 101(3):446-56 [DOI] 10.1017/S0007114508027438. [PMID] 18616837.
2009
Activity energy expenditure and change in body composition in late life.
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 90(5):1336-42 [DOI] 10.3945/ajcn.2009.27659. [PMID] 19740971.
2009
Allylmethylsulfide Down-Regulates X-Ray Irradiation-Induced Nuclear Factor-kappaB Signaling in C57/BL6 Mouse Kidney.
Journal of medicinal food. 12(3):542-51 [DOI] 10.1089/jmf.2008.1073. [PMID] 19627202.
2009
Association between energy intake and viewing television, distractibility, and memory for advertisements.
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 89(1):37-44 [DOI] 10.3945/ajcn.2008.26310. [PMID] 19056603.
2009
Cellular mechanisms of cardioprotection by calorie restriction: state of the science and future perspectives.
Clinics in geriatric medicine. 25(4):715-32, ix [DOI] 10.1016/j.cger.2009.07.002. [PMID] 19944269.
2009
Comparison of weight-loss diets with different compositions of fat, protein, and carbohydrates.
The New England journal of medicine. 360(9):859-73 [DOI] 10.1056/NEJMoa0804748. [PMID] 19246357.
2009
Effect of calorie restriction on subjective ratings of appetite.
Journal of human nutrition and dietetics : the official journal of the British Dietetic Association. 22(2):141-7 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1365-277X.2008.00943.x. [PMID] 19302119.
2009
Effect of valproic acid on body weight, food intake, physical activity and hormones: results of a randomized controlled trial.
Journal of psychopharmacology (Oxford, England). 23(7):814-25 [DOI] 10.1177/0269881108091595. [PMID] 18583434.
2009
Effects of Lifestyle Modification On Muscle Strength and Quality in Obese Older Adults
Gerontologist. 49
2009
Molecular inflammation: underpinnings of aging and age-related diseases.
Ageing research reviews. 8(1):18-30 [DOI] 10.1016/j.arr.2008.07.002. [PMID] 18692159.
2009
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor activation by a short-term feeding of zingerone in aged rats.
Journal of medicinal food. 12(2):345-50 [DOI] 10.1089/jmf.2007.0660. [PMID] 19459736.
2009
The anti-inflammatory effect of kaempferol in aged kidney tissues: the involvement of nuclear factor-kappaB via nuclear factor-inducing kinase/IkappaB kinase and mitogen-activated protein kinase pathways.
Journal of medicinal food. 12(2):351-8 [DOI] 10.1089/jmf.2008.0006. [PMID] 19459737.
2008
Activity Energy Expenditure and the Change in Body Composition During Late Life
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 40(5) [DOI] 10.1249/01.mss.0000323061.63373.e2.
2008
Calorie restriction and bone health in young, overweight individuals.
Archives of internal medicine. 168(17):1859-66 [DOI] 10.1001/archinte.168.17.1859. [PMID] 18809812.
2008
Effects of chromium picolinate on food intake and satiety.
Diabetes technology & therapeutics. 10(5):405-12 [DOI] 10.1089/dia.2007.0292. [PMID] 18715218.
2008
How Much Walking Is Needed To Improve Cardiorespiratory Fitness?
Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 35
2008
Is caloric restriction associated with development of eating-disorder symptoms? Results from the CALERIE trial.
Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association. 27(1S):S32-42 [DOI] 10.1037/0278-6133.27.1.S32. [PMID] 18248104.
2008
Long-term effects of caloric restriction or exercise on DNA and RNA oxidation levels in white blood cells and urine in humans.
Rejuvenation research. 11(4):793-9 [DOI] 10.1089/rej.2008.0712. [PMID] 18729811.
2008
Psychosocial and behavioral pre-treatment predictors of weight loss outcomes.
Eating and weight disorders : EWD. 13(1):30-7 [PMID] 18319635.
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2008
The Remote Food Photography Method: An Innovative Method To Measure the Food Intake of Free-Living People
International Journal of Obesity. 32
2007
Effect of calorie restriction on resting metabolic rate and spontaneous physical activity.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 15(12):2964-73 [DOI] 10.1038/oby.2007.354. [PMID] 18198305.
2007
Empirical evaluation of the ability to learn a calorie counting system and estimate portion size and food intake.
The British journal of nutrition. 98(2):439-44 [PMID] 17397559.
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2007
Examination of cognitive function during six months of calorie restriction: results of a randomized controlled trial.
Rejuvenation research. 10(2):179-90 [PMID] 17518698.
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2007
Measurement of children’s food intake with digital photography and the effects of second servings upon food intake.
Eating behaviors. 8(2):148-56 [PMID] 17336784.
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2007
Measurement of dietary restraint: validity tests of four questionnaires.
Appetite. 48(2):183-92 [PMID] 17101191.
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2007
Slower eating rate reduces the food intake of men, but not women: implications for behavioral weight control.
Behaviour research and therapy. 45(10):2349-59 [PMID] 17517367.
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2007
Wise Mind project: a school-based environmental approach for preventing weight gain in children.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 15(4):906-17 [PMID] 17426326.
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2006
The use of the coefficient of variation in detecting sincerity of effort: a meta-analysis.
Work (Reading, Mass.). 26(4):335-41 [PMID] 16788253.
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2005
Alternate-day fasting in nonobese subjects: effects on body weight, body composition, and energy metabolism.
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 81(1):69-73 [PMID] 15640462.
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2005
Do negative emotions predict alcohol consumption, saturated fat intake, and physical activity in older adults?
Behavior modification. 29(4):677-88 [PMID] 15911688.
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2005
Prescribing exercise at varied levels of intensity and frequency: a randomized trial.
Archives of internal medicine. 165(20):2362-9 [PMID] 16287765.
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2004
Effects of exercise on emerging and traditional cardiovascular risk factors.
Preventive medicine. 39(5):894-902 [PMID] 15475021.
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2003
Comparison of perceived health to physiological measures of health in Black and White women.
Preventive medicine. 36(5):624-8 [PMID] 12689808.
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2002
Adherence to exercise prescriptions: effects of prescribing moderate versus higher levels of intensity and frequency.
Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association. 21(5):452-8 [PMID] 12211512.
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2002
Impact of body weight on long-term survival after lung transplantation.
Chest. 121(2):401-6 [PMID] 11834649.
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2001
Individual versus group therapy for obesity: effects of matching participants to their treatment preferences.
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2000
Discrepancy between actual and ideal body images; Impact on eating and exercise behaviors.
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Migraine therapy: development and testing of a patient preference questionnaire.
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Grants

Feb 2021 ACTIVE
Empowering the Management of Pain-Obesity-Weight through Enhanced Reward
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Aug 2020 ACTIVE
Florida Registry for Aging Studies
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIV via NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Jan 2020 ACTIVE
HEALTH-SMART HOLISTIC HEALTH CENTERS PROGRAM FOR SENIORS: EXPANSION AND SUSTAINABILITY PHASE (YEAR 2)
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UF FOU via HUMANA FOUNDATION
Jan 2020 – Nov 2020
NFFRE Joint Personnel Agreement – Megan Roberts PERMET Study
Role: Other
Funding: NORTH FL FOU FOR RES AND EDU
Dec 2019 – Nov 2020
NFFRE Joint Personnel Agreement – Berceli PERMET Study
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NORTH FL FOU FOR RES AND EDU via NATL INST OF HLTH
Sep 2019 ACTIVE
Nicotinamide riboside as an Enhancer of Exercise Therapy in hypertensive older adults: The NEET Trial
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Dec 2018 – Feb 2020
Health-Smart, Holistic Health and Wellness Centers Program to Promote Social Connection and Food Security among Minority, Underserved, and/or Low-Income Jacksonville Seniors
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UF FOU via HUMANA FOUNDATION
Sep 2018 ACTIVE
University of Florida Resource Center for Minority Aging Research
Role: Other
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Jun 2018 – May 2020
PICS: A New Horizon for Surgical Critical Care
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jan 2018 ACTIVE
Culturally Sensitive, Primary Care Clinic-Based Interventions by Community Health Workers and Trained Physicians to Promote and Sustain Weight Loss among Black Women Patients with Obesity
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: PATIENT-CENTERED OUTCOMES RES INST
Sep 2017 ACTIVE
The University of Florida Jacksonville Aging Studies Center (JAX-ASCENT)
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Aug 2017 – Apr 2018
Resveratrol and exercise to treat functional limitations in late life
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF ALABAMA BIRMINGHAM via NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Jul 2017 – May 2018
Wearable technology to reduce sedentary behavior and CVD risk in older adults.
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF ALABAMA BIRMINGHAM via AMER HEART ASSOCIATION
Jun 2017 – May 2018
PICS: A New Horizon for Surgical Critical Care
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Apr 2017 ACTIVE
University of Florida Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC)
Role: Other
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Dec 2016 ACTIVE
MoTrPAC Consortium Coordinating Center
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAMS
Jun 2016 – Jun 2018
The influence of Fermented Papaya Preparation (FPP) on cerebral energy metabolism, neuroinflammation, and cognition in older adults (The Efficient Brain Study)
Role: Project Manager
Funding: OSATO RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Jun 2016 – May 2017
PICS: A New Horizon for Surgical Critical Care
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Apr 2016 – Mar 2017
Claude D Pepper Older Americans Independence Center
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Oct 2015 – Apr 2019
Womens Health Initiative Regional Centers: Southeast Regional Center
Role: Project Manager
Funding: WAKE FOREST UNIV via NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
Jun 2015 – May 2016
PICS: A New Horizon for Surgical Critical Care
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Apr 2015 – Mar 2016
Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Jun 2014 ACTIVE
Obesity and Type-2 Diabetes: Bariatric Surgery Effects on Brain Function
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDDK
Sep 2013 – Dec 2019
REVIVE – Resveratrol to enhance vitality and vigor in elders
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL CTR FOR COMPLEM AND INTEGRATIVE HLT
Jul 2013 – Feb 2017
Efficacy of Fermented Papaya Preparation (FPP) on Markers of Systemic Inflammation
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: OSATO RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Jul 2010 – Jan 2018
ASPirin in Reducing the Events on the Elderly
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: WAKE FOREST UNIV via NATL INST OF HLTH NIA

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2016-2021
GMS6715 Healthy Aging: Behavioral and Clinical Outcomes
2009,2011-2013,2013-2017,2015-2020,2017-2021,2019-2021
CLP7934 Special Topics In Clinical Psychology
2018
PHC7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2018
BMS6812 Intro Clin Med 2
2017-2018
PHC7979 Advanced Research
2015-2016
CLP6946 Advanced Practicum in Applied Medical Psychology
2014-2016
CLP6947 Practicum in Intervention
2010,2013-2015
GMS6417 Integrative Aging Physiology
2009-2011,2013-2015
CLP7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2014
GMS6029 Brain Journal Club
2013-2014
CLP7979 Advanced Research
2014
CLP6943 Core Practicum in Clinical Psychology
2011
CLP3911 Introduction to Clinical Research
2008-2010
HSC4970 Public Health and Health Professions Senior Honors Thesis
2009
CLP6910 Supervised Research

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-7514
Emails:
Business:
santon@ufl.edu