Robert Mankowski

Robert Mankowski, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-AGING-CLINICAL RESEARCH
Business Phone: (352) 294-5055
Business Email: r.mankowski@ufl.edu

Publications

2021
Erratum to “Impact of COVID-19 on Future Ischemic Stroke Incidence” [eNeurologicalSci, 22C (2021) 100325].
eNeurologicalSci. 23 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ensci.2021.100342. [PMID] 33937535.
2021
Impact of COVID-19 on Future Ischemic Stroke Incidence.
eNeurologicalSci. 22 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ensci.2021.100325. [PMID] 33553699.
2021
Novel insights on the role of spexin as a biomarker of obesity and related cardiometabolic disease.
International journal of obesity (2005). [DOI] 10.1038/s41366-021-00906-2. [PMID] 34253845.
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
Pathophysiology and Treatment Strategies of Acute Myopathy and Muscle Wasting after Sepsis.
Journal of clinical medicine. 10(9) [DOI] 10.3390/jcm10091874. [PMID] 33926035.
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
Septic Stability? Gut Microbiota in Young Adult Mice Maintains Overall Stability After Sepsis Compared to Old Adult Mice.
Shock (Augusta, Ga.). 55(4):519-525 [DOI] 10.1097/SHK.0000000000001648. [PMID] 32826817.
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
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
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
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
Exercise is Medicine as a Vital Sign: Challenges and Opportunities.
Translational journal of the American College of Sports Medicine. 4(1):1-7 [PMID] 30828640.
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2019
Long-term impact of sepsis on cardiovascular health.
Intensive care medicine. 45(1):78-81 [DOI] 10.1007/s00134-018-5173-1. [PMID] 29740669.
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.
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
Mitochondrial quality control mechanisms as molecular targets in cardiac ageing.
Nature reviews. Cardiology. 15(9):543-554 [DOI] 10.1038/s41569-018-0059-z. [PMID] 30042431.
2018
Nutrition and Exercise in Sarcopenia.
Current protein & peptide science. 19(7):649-667 [DOI] 10.2174/1389203717666161227144349. [PMID] 28029078.
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
Heart-Rate Variability Threshold as an Alternative for Spiro-Ergometry Testing: A Validation Study.
Journal of strength and conditioning research. 31(2):474-479 [DOI] 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001502. [PMID] 27391041.
2017
Management of an LCHADD Patient During Pregnancy and High Intensity Exercise.
JIMD reports. 32:95-100 [DOI] 10.1007/8904_2016_561. [PMID] 27334895.
2017
Oxygen delivery is not a limiting factor during post-exercise recovery in healthy young adults.
Journal of exercise science and fitness. 15(1):43-47 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jesf.2017.07.001. [PMID] 29541131.
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.
2016
Hyperoxia increases arterial oxygen pressure during exercise in type 2 diabetes patients: a feasibility study.
European journal of medical research. 21 [DOI] 10.1186/s40001-015-0194-5. [PMID] 26744210.
2016
Intraoperative hemidiaphragm electrical stimulation reduces oxidative stress and upregulates autophagy in surgery patients undergoing mechanical ventilation: exploratory study.
Journal of translational medicine. 14(1) [PMID] 27784315.
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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
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.
2010
Effects of long-term exposure to air pollution on respiratory function and physical efficiency of pre-adolescent children.
European journal of medical research. 15 Suppl 2:224-8 [PMID] 21147656.
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Grants

Sep 2019 ACTIVE
Nicotinamide riboside as an Enhancer of Exercise Therapy in hypertensive older adults: The NEET Trial
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Jul 2018 – Jun 2021
Cardiac Dysfunction in Older Sepsis Survivors
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: AMER HEART ASSOCIATION
Jul 2017 ACTIVE
The effect of intermittent hemidiaphragm stimulation during surgery on mitochondrial function, single fiber contractile force and catabolic pathways in humans
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAMS
Apr 2017 ACTIVE
University of Florida Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC)
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA

Education

PhD in Clinical Exercise Physiology
2015 · Erasmus University Medical Center
Masters of Science in Physiotherapy
2010 · Academy of Physical Education
Bachelors of Science in Physiotherapy
2008 · Academy of Physical Education

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2017-2021
GMS6717 Healthy Aging: Biological Outcomes
2018-2022
GMS6483 Theories of Aging
2019
GMS6893 Clinical and Translational Science Seminar Series

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-5055
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