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RICHARD JOSEPH BLOOMER

Professor Chair

Health Sport Sciences

Office Location: 106 Fieldhouse

Phone: (901) 678-4165

Email: rbloomer@memphis.edu

  • Kalman D, Feldman S, Scheinberg A, Kreiger D, & Bloomer RJ. An open label, randomized, active-controlled pilot trial evaluating the effects of two doses of methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) on exercise recovery and performance in healthy males. Presented at the International Society of Sports Nutrition 2011 Annual Meeting. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition 2012.
  • Pischel I, Burkard N, Kauschka M, Butterweck V, & Bloomer RJ. Potential application of Russian Tarragon (Artemisia dracunculus L.) in health and sports. Presented at the International Society of Sports Nutrition 2011 Annual Meeting. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition 2011.
  • Farney TM, Kabir MM, Trepanowski JF, Canale RE, & Bloomer RJ. A 21 day Daniel Fast favorably impacts biomarkers of oxidative stress in healthy men and women. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 43(5), S1801. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2011 Annual Meeting.
  • McCarthy CG, Farney TM, Canale RE, & Bloomer RJ. Hemodynamic effects of oral 1,3-Dimethylamylamine and caffeine alone and in combination. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 43(5), S2366. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2011 Annual Meeting.
  • Canale RE, McCarthy CG, Farney TM, & Bloomer RJ. A blend of Phellodendron and Crape Myrtle extract improves acute glucose tolerance in healthy men. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 43(5), S2468. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2011 Annual Meeting.
  • Canale RE, Kabir MM, Marshall KE, Trepanowski JF, Williams SA, Farney TM, Hammond KG, & Bloomer RJ. Impact of the Daniel Fast on risk factors for metabolic and cardiovascular disease. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5), S2819. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2010 Annual Meeting.
  • McCarthy CG, Canale RE, Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Effect of blended antioxidant supplement on resting and exercise-induced antioxidant capacity and oxidative stress. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5), S2901. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2010 Annual Meeting.
  • Farney TM, Canale RE, & Bloomer RJ. Effect of capsaicinoid ingestion on blood catecholamines and markers of lipolysis in men and women. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5), S1932. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2010 Annual Meeting.
  • Trepanowski JF, Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Impact of exercise training status on postprandial oxidative stress. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5), S2899. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2010 Annual Meeting.
  • Bloomer RJ, Schilling BK, Canale RE, Blankenship MM, Hammond KG, Fisher-Wellman KH. Acute effects of VPX Meltdown® on plasma catecholamines, free fatty acids, glycerol, metabolic rate, and hemodynamics in young men and women. Presented at the International Society of Sports Nutrition 2009 Annual Meeting. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition 2009, 6(Suppl 1):P3. 
  • Bloomer RJ, Larson DE, Galpin AJ, Fisher-Wellman KH, Schilling BK. Effect of eicosapentaenoic and docosahexaenoic acid on resting and exercise-induced inflammation and oxidative stress. Presented at the International Society of Sports Nutrition 2009 Annual Meeting. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition 2009, 6(Suppl 1):P4. 
  • Bloomer RJ, Smith WA, & Fisher-Wellman KH. Effect of glycine propionyl-L-carnitine on blood nitric oxide and oxidative stress. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 40(5), S1572. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2008 Annual Meeting. 
  • Bloomer RJ, WA Smith, Fry AC, Tschume LC, & Creasy AK. Impact of oral glycine propionyl-L-carnitine on oxidative stress, antioxidant status, and exercise performance. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 39(5), S159. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2007 Annual Meeting.  
  • Bloomer RJ, Fry AC, Moore CA, Chiu LZF, Schilling BK, & Weiss LW. Resistance exercise overreaching does not increase resting protein oxidation. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2005 Annual Meeting (93).
  • Bloomer RJ. Can nutritional supplements protect against resistance exercise-induced skeletal muscle injury? Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2005 Annual Meeting.
  • Bloomer RJ, Falvo MJ, Fry AC, Schilling BK, Smith WA, & Moore CA. Anaerobic exercise does not result in oxidative stress or skeletal muscle injury in trained men. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5), S2185. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2006 Annual Meeting.
  • Bloomer RJ, Fry AC, Falvo MJ, & Moore CA. Plasma protein carbonyls increase in response to a single set of sprint and squat exercise. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2005 Annual Meeting (92).
  • Bloomer RJ, Fry AC, Schilling BK, Chiu LZF, & Weiss LW. No effect of Astaxanthin supplementation on markers of skeletal muscle injury following eccentric loading. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37(5), S1643. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2005 Annual Meeting.
  • Bloomer RJ, Goldfarb AH, Wideman L, McKenzie MJ, & Consitt LA. Effects of acute aerobic and anaerobic exercise on blood markers of oxidative stress. Presented at the Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine 2004 Annual Meeting.
  • Bloomer RJ, Goldfarb AH, You T, Nguyen L, & Davis PD. Antioxidant supplementation reduces muscle damage in females exposed to eccentric exercise.  Presented at the Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine 2003 Annual Meeting.
  • Bloomer RJ, You T, & Davis PG. Effect of sampling technique on plasma endothelin-1 concentration. Presented at the Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine 2002 Annual Meeting.
  • Bloomer RJ, Georgiades A, Pierson LM, Sherwood A, & Blumenthal JA. Aerobic fitness is associated with reduced myocardial ischemia during mental stress testing in patients with coronary artery disease. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 33(5), S68. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2001 Annual Meeting.
  • Bloomer RJ, Baldewicz TT, Keller BA, Vukovich MD, & Sforzo GA. Alterations in mood following acute post-exercise feeding with variance in macronutrient mix. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 32(5), S58. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2000 Annual Meeting.
  • Bloomer RJ, Sforzo GA, Keller BA, & Wigglesworth JK. Effects of postexercise meal consumption on circulating hormones following high intensity resistance exercise. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 12.4, 272. Presented at the National Strength & Conditioning Association 1998 National Conference.
  • Bloomer RJ, & Ives JC. Varying neural and hypertrophic influences in a strength program: Program design and case study. Presented at the Mid Atlantic American College of Sports Medicine 1997 Annual Meeting.
  • McCarthy CG, Farney TM, Canale RE, & Bloomer RJ. Hemodynamic effects of oral 1,3-Dimethylamylamine and caffeine alone and in combination. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 43(5), S2366. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2011 Annual Meeting.
  • Farney TM, Kabir MM, Trepanowski JF, Canale RE, & Bloomer RJ. A 21 day Daniel Fast favorably impacts biomarkers of oxidative stress in healthy men and women. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 43(5), S1801. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2011 Annual Meeting.
  • Canale RE, McCarthy CG, Farney TM, & Bloomer RJ. A blend of Phellodendron and Crape Myrtle extract improves acute glucose tolerance in healthy men. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 43(5), S2468. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2011 Annual Meeting.
  • Canale RE, Kabir MM, Marshall KE, Trepanowski JF, Williams SA, Farney TM, Hammond KG, & Bloomer RJ. Impact of the Daniel Fast on risk factors for metabolic and cardiovascular disease. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5), S2819. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2010 Annual Meeting. 
  • McCarthy CG, Canale RE, Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Effect of blended antioxidant supplement on resting and exercise-induced antioxidant capacity and oxidative stress. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5), S2901. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2010 Annual Meeting. 
  • Farney TM, Canale RE, & Bloomer RJ. Effect of capsaicinoid ingestion on blood catecholamines and markers of lipolysis in men and women. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5), S1932. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2010 Annual Meeting. 
  • Trepanowski JF, Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Impact of exercise training status on postprandial oxidative stress. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5), S2899. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2010 Annual Meeting. 
  • Bell HK, Melton CE, Tucker PS, Fisher-Wellman KH, Schilling BK, & Bloomer RJ. Acute exercise and postprandial oxidative stress in pre-diabetic women. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 41(5), S644. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2009 Annual Meeting.
  • Fisher-Wellman KH, Hammond KG, Weber AA, Cole BJ, Schilling, BK, & Bloomer RJ. Lipolytic agent increases plasma norepinephrine and metabolic rate with minimal increase in hemodynamics. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 41(5), S2585. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2009 Annual Meeting.
  • Hammond KG, Schilling BK, Weber AA, Bloomer RJ, Weiss LW, & Ferreria L. Power and muscular endurance repeatability with 48 hours rest. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2009 Annual Meeting.
  • Tucker PS, Fisher-Wellman KH, Bell HK, Schilling BK, & Bloomer RJ. Moderate volume and intensity aerobic exercise training does not attenuate postprandial oxidative stress in pre-diabetics. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 41(5), S1401. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2009 Annual Meeting.
  • Schrager MA, Fry AC, Bloomer RJ, Moore CA, & Thomason DB. Effects of cycling training on resting JNK MAPK activation in previously untrained young men and women. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 40(5), S1550. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2008 Annual Meeting. 
  • Fisher-Wellman KH, Ferebee DE, & Bloomer RJ. Influence of exercise training status and gender on postprandial oxidative stress. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 40(5), S1565. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2008 Annual Meeting. 
  • Bell HK, Fisher-Wellman KH, & Bloomer RJ. Postprandial oxidative stress in exercise trained and sedentary cigarette smokers. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 40(5), S1564. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2008 Annual Meeting. 
  • Larson DE, Bloomer RJ, Schilling BK, Karlage RE, LeDoux MS, & Pfeiffer RF. Effect of resistance exercise on blood oxidative stress and antioxidant status in Parkinson’s disease. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 40(5), S2338. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2008 Annual Meeting. 
  • Schrager MA, Fry AC, Bloomer RJ, Moore CA, & Thomason DB. Cycling training effects on resting p38 MAPK activation in previously untrained young subjects. Presented at the Federation for American Societies of Experimental Biology 2008 Annual Meeting. 
  • Smith WA, Creasy AK, Upchurch JH, & Bloomer RJ. Lipid peroxidation following aerobic and anaerobic power testing. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2006 Annual Meeting.
  • Falvo MJ, Schilling BK, Bloomer RJ, Leatherwood C, Smith WA, & Creasy AK. Time course of recovery from multi-joint eccentric exercise intended to induce skeletal muscle injury. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2006 Annual Meeting.
  • Smith WA, Falvo MJ, Schilling BK, Creasy AK, Leatherwood C, & Bloomer RJ. Effect of antioxidant therapy and prior eccentric exercise on markers of muscle injury in resistance trained men. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2006 Annual Meeting.
  • Lohnes CA, Fry AC, Schilling BK, Bloomer RJ, Cramer JT, Weir JP, Beck TW, Moore CA, Falvo MJ, & Housh TJ. Efficacy of the Wingate anaerobic test to non-invasively assess myosin heavy chain expression in trained human skeletal muscle. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2006 Annual Meeting.
  • Creasy AK, Smith WA, McMahan RA, & Bloomer RJ. Cigarette Smoking Exacerbates Exercise-Induced Oxidative Stress in Young Healthy Men and Women. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5), S2310. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2006 Annual Meeting.
  • Smith WA, Falvo, MJ, Creasy AK, Leatherwood C, Schilling BK & Bloomer RJ. Correlation between visual analog scale and pressure algometry measures in assessing skeletal muscle soreness. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5), S2177. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2006 Annual Meeting.
  • Falvo MJ, Schilling BK, Bloomer RJ, Smith WA, Creasy AK, Leatherwood C, & Weiss LW. Reliability of selected kinetic variables obtained from bench press throws. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5), S2228. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2006 Annual Meeting.
  • Fry AC, Bloomer RJ, Schilling BK, Moore CA, Falvo MJ, & Weiss, LW. Anaerobic performance effects of a liquid multi-vitamin supplement. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2005 Annual Meeting (184).
  • Fry AC, Bloomer RJ, Schilling BK, Moore CA, Falvo MJ, & Weiss LW. Acute endocrine responses to a high power resistance exercise training session. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2005 Annual Meeting (185).
  • Bidne, JS, Fry AC, Bloomer RJ, Schilling BK, Moore CA, Falvo MJ, & Weiss LW. Reliability of the Memphis squat test. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2005 Annual Meeting (186).
  • Smith WA, Fry AC, Bloomer RJ, Schilling BK, Moore CA, Falvo MJ, & Weiss LW. A comparison of the Memphis squat test and the Wingate anaerobic test. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2005 Annual Meeting (187).
  • Goldfarb AH, McKenzie MJ, & Bloomer RJ. Oxidative stress response to aerobic exercise: Comparison of antioxidant and phytonutrient supplementation. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37(5), S1836. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2005 Annual Meeting.
  • McKenzie MJ, Goldfarb AH, Bloomer RJ, & Kumar M. Gender comparison of oxidative stress markers with antioxidant and phytonutrient supplementation: Rest and exercise.  Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37(5), S242. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2005 Annual Meeting.
  • Bidne J & Bloomer RJ. Effect of warm-up on DOMS and ROM following eccentric exercise in older adults. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37(5), S1641. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2005 Annual Meeting.  
  • Consitt LA, Bloomer RJ, & Wideman L. The response of immunofunctional and total growth hormone to acute aerobic and resistance exercise. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37(5), S1859. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2005 Annual Meeting.
  • McKenzie MJ, Goldfarb AH, & Bloomer RJ. Antioxidant treatment effects on plasma protein carbonyls after 30 minutes of aerobic exercise. Presented at the Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine 2005 Annual Meeting.
  • Goldfarb AH, McKenzie MJ, & Bloomer RJ. Nutritional intake influence on exercise-induced oxidative stress to two supplements. FASEB, 19.5, A1472. Presented at the Federation for American Societies of Experimental Biology 2005 Annual Meeting.
  • Wagganer JD, Bloomer RJ, Davis PG, McKenzie MJ, Consitt LA, Goldfarb AH, & Wideman L. Plasma lipid and lipoprotein profile in response to 30 minutes of resistance or aerobic exercise. Presented at the Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine 2004 Annual Meeting.
  • McKenzie MJ, Goldfarb AH, & Bloomer RJ. Effect of combination antioxidant treatment on biomarkers of oxidative stress following eccentric exercise. Presented at the Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine 2004 Annual Meeting.
  • Consitt LA, Bloomer RJ, Wideman L, McKenzie MJ, & Goldfarb AH. Physiological response to short duration aerobic and anaerobic exercise bouts. Presented at the Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine 2004 Annual Meeting.
  • Wideman L, Consitt LA, Bloomer RJ, Weaver R, You T, Davis P, & Weltman A. The effect of exercise duration on growth hormone (GH) release in endurance trained men.  Presented at the Endocrine Society 2003 Annual Meeting.
  • You T, Goldfarb AH, Bloomer RJ, Nguyen L, Sha X, & McKenzie MJ. Effect of antioxidant supplementation on oxidative stress markers in rat skeletal muscle after downhill running. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 35(5), S269. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2003 Annual Meeting.
  • Davis PD, Bloomer RJ, Wideman L, Consitt LA, Goldfarb AH, You T, & Weaver RA. Effect of exercise duration on plasma protein carbonyls in male cyclists. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 35(5), S344. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2003 Annual Meeting.
  • McKenzie MJ, Goldfarb AH, Bloomer RJ, & Consitt LA. Effect of Microhydrin on blood lactate and whole blood glutathione status in rats. Presented at the Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine 2003 Annual Meeting.
  • Goldfarb AH, You T, Bloomer RJ, Landes S, & Murphy C. Blood oxidative stress markers in response to aerobic exercise: effect of gender. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 34(5), S249. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2002 Annual Meeting.
  • Davis PG, Wideman L, Bloomer RJ, Consitt LA, Weaver RA, & You T. Acute effect of prolonged cycle ergometer exercise on plasma vascular endothelial growth factor.  Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 34(5), S30. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2002 Annual Meeting.
  • You T, Goldfarb AH, Bloomer RJ, Murphy C, & Landes S. Effect of exercise intensity and menstrual cycle status on plasma protein carbonyls.  Presented at the Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine 2002 Annual Meeting.
  • Pierson LM, Sherwood A, Georgiades A, Bloomer RJ, & Blumenthal JA. Comparison of hemodyanamic response during mental stress and exercise in patients with coronary artery disease.  Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 33(5), S260. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2001 Annual Meeting.
  • Sforzo GA, Bloomer RJ, Keller BA, & Wigglesworth JK. Dietary macronutrient content and hormonal environment before and after resistance exercise. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 32(5), S52. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2000 Annual Meeting.
  • Ives JC, & Bloomer RJ. Time-limited strength training for trained athletes: Program design and 1-year results. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 32(5), S151. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine 2000 Annual Meeting.
  • Gullette E, Sherwood A, Babyak M, Georgiades A, Hinderliter A, Bloomer RJ, Feinglos M, Waugh R, & Blumenthal J. Weight loss augments improvements in glucose control over and above exercise in individuals with high blood pressure. Presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine 2000 Annual Meeting.
  • Georgiades A, Sherwood A, Gullette E, Babyak M, Hinderliter A, Waugh R, Tweedy D, Craighead L, Bloomer RJ, & Blumenthal JA. Effects of exercise and weight loss on mental stress-induced cardiovascular responses in individuals with high blood pressure. Presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine 2000 Annual Meeting.


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