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Assoc Professor

Health Sport Sciences

Office Location: 314 Fieldhouse

Phone: (901) 678-3475


  • Schilling, BK and Hammond, K.G. Resistance Training for Parkinson's Disease. In, Resistance Training for the Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Disease. Ciccolo and Kraemer, Ed., CRC Press, 2013.
  • Schilling, BK.Therapeutic Potential of Exercise in Parkinson's Disease.  In, Parkinson's Disease, 2nd Edition. Pfeiffer, Wszolek, Ebadi Ed. CRC Press, 2012.

  • * Indicates student authorship mentored by Dr. Schilling.
  • *Harry JR, Paquette MR, Caia JP, Townsend RJ, Weiss LW, and Schilling BK. The Effects of Footwear Condition on Maximal Jumping Performance. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, in press.
  • *DeForest BA, Cantrell GS, Schilling BK. Muscle Activity in Single- vs. Double-Leg Squats. International Journal of Exercise Science (In Press, 2014).
  • *McAllister MJ, Hammond KG, Schilling BK, Ferreria LC, Reed JP, Weiss LW. Muscle activation during various hamstring exercises. J Strength Cond Res. 2014.

  • *Whitehead PN, Schilling BK, Stone MH, Kilgore JL, Chiu LZF. Snatch technique of United States national level weightlifters. J Strength Cond Res. 2014.

  • Weiss LW, DeForest B, Hammond KG, Schilling BK, Ferreira LC. Reliability of goniometry-based Q-angle. PM R. 2013 Sep;5(9):763-8.

  • *McAllister MJ, Schilling BK, Hammond KG, Weiss LW, Farney TM. Effect of grip width on electromyographic activity during the upright row. J Strength Cond Res. 2013 Jan;27(1):181-7.

  • Schilling BK, Hammond KG, Bloomer RJ, Presley CS, Yates CR. Physiological and pharmacokinetic effects of oral 1,3-dimethylamylamine administration in men. BMC Pharmacol Toxicol. 2013 Oct 4;14:52.

  • Reed JP, Schilling BK, Murlasits Z. Acute neuromuscular and metabolic responses to concurrent endurance and resistance exercise. J Strength Cond Res. 2013 Mar;27(3):793-801
  • *Whitehead PN, Schilling BK, Peterson D, Et al. Possible New Modalities for the Navy Physical Readiness Test. Military Medicine, 177 (11): 1417-1425, 2012.  
  • Farney TM, McCarthy CG, Canale RE, Schilling BK, Whitehead PN, Bloomer RJ. Absence of blood oxidative stress in trained men after strenuous exercise. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2012 Oct;44(10):1855-63.   
  • Bloomer RJ, Alleman RJ Jr, Cantrell GS, Farney TM, Schilling BK. Effects of 2-nitrooxy ethyl 2-amino 3-methylbutanoate gel on resistance exercise performance and blood nitrate/nitrite in resistance trained men. J Strength Cond Res. 2012 Jun;26(6):1680-7.   
  • Schilling BK. Minimalist Footwear in Strength and Conditioning. February 2012. Topic.pdf 
  • Feldmann CR, Weiss LW, Schilling BK, Whitehead PN. Association Of Drop Vertical Jump Displacement With Select Performance VariablesJ Strength Cond Res. 2012 
  • Galpin AJ, Fry AC, Chiu LZ, Thomason DB, Schilling BK. High-power resistance exercise induces MAPK phosphorylation in weightlifting trained men. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2012
  • *Whitehead PN, Schilling BK, Farney TM and Bloomer RJ. Impact of a dietary supplement containing 1,3-dimethylamylamine on blood pressure and bloodborne markers of health: a 10-week intervention study. Nutr Metab Insights. 2012:5 33–39 

  • Paulus DC, Settlage DM, Schilling BK. Comparison of isoinertial to simulated inertial force from a controlled resistance exercise device for spaceflight - biomed 2011. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2011;47:41-5.  
  • Brian K. Schilling. The Practical Utilization of Augmented Eccentric Loading (AEL). October, 2011. 
  • Fry AC, Schilling BK, Fleck SJ, Kraemer WJ. Relationships between competitive wrestling success and neuroendocrine responses. J Strength Cond Res. 2011;25(1): 40–45.

  • *Ferreira LC, Schilling BK, Weiss LW, Fry AC, Chiu LZ.Reach height and jump displacement: implications for standardization of reach determination. J Strength Cond Res. 2010 Jun;24(6):1596-601. 
  • Schilling BK, Pfeiffer RF, LeDoux MS, Karlage RE, Bloomer RJ, Falvo MJ. Effects of moderate volume, high-load lower-body resistance training on strength and function in persons with Parkinson’s Disease: a pilot study. Parkinson's Disease, Article ID 824734, 6 pages, 2010.
  • Falvo MJ, Schilling BK, Bloomer RJ, Smith WA. Repeated bout effect is absent in resistance trained men: an electromyographic analysis. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2009;10(6):e529-e535.

  • Ferreira, LC., L.W. Weiss, K.G.Hammond, and B.K. Schilling. Structural and functional predictors of drop vertical jump. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 24(9); 2456-2467.
  • Schilling BK, Karlage RE, LeDoux MS, Pfeiffer RF, Weiss LW, Falvo MJ.  Impaired leg extensor strength in individuals with Parkinson's Disease and relatedness to functional mobility. Parkinsonsim and Related Disorders. 2009;15:776-780.

  • Schilling BK, Falvo MJ, Karlage RE, Weiss LW, Lohnes CA, Chiu LZF. Effects of unstable surface training on measures of balance in older adults. J Strength Cond Res. 2009;23:1211-1216.

  • Paulus D.C. and Schilling B.K. Ground reaction force comparison of bilateral symmetry with pneumatic resistance squat device and free weights - biomed 2009. Biomed Sci Instrum. 45:419-23, 2009.   
  • Galpin AJ, Li Y, Lohnes CA, Schilling BK. A 4-week choice foot speed and choice reaction training program improves agility in previously non-agility trained, but active men and women. J Strength Cond Res. 2008;22:1901-1907.

  • Paulus D, M. Reynolds and B.K. Schilling. Validity and reliability of a controlled pneumatic resistance exercise device.  Biomed Sci Instrum 44:53-58, 2008  
  • Schilling BK, Falvo MJ, Chiu LZF.  Force-velocity, impulse-momentum: implications for efficacy of resistance training methods. J Sports Sci Med. 2008;7:299-304.

  • Bloomer RJ, Schilling BK, Karlage RE, Ledoux MS, Pfeiffer RF, Callegari J.  Effect of resistance exercise training on blood oxidative stress in Parkinson's disease. Med Sci Sports Exercise. 2008;40:1385-1389.      
  • Falvo MJ, Schilling BK, Earhart GM. Parkinson’s disease and resistive exercise: rationale, review, and recommendations. Mov Disord. 2008;23:1-11.
  • Chiu LZF, Schilling BK, Fry AC, Salem GJ.  The influence of deformation on barbell mechanics during a weightlifting pull.  Sports Biomechanics. 2008;260–273.
  • *Barnes JL, Schilling BK, Falvo MJ, Weiss LW, Creasy AK, Fry AC.  Force-time measures during jumping and agility performance in female volleyball athletes. J Strength Cond Res. 2007;21:1192–1196.

  • Falvo MJ, Schilling BK, Bloomer RJ, Smith WA, Creasy AC. Efficacy of prior eccentric exercise in attenuating impaired exercise performance after muscle injury in resistance trained men. J Strength Cond Res. 2007;21:1053–1060.

  • *Moore CA, Weiss LW, Schilling BK, Fry AC, Li Y.  Acute effects of augmented eccentric loading on jump squat performance. J Strength Cond Res. 2007;21:157-162.

  • Bloomer RJ, Falvo MJ, Fry AC, Schilling BK, Smith WA, Moore CA. Oxidative stress response in trained men following repeated squats or sprints. Med Sci Sports Exercise. 2006; 38:1436-1442.

  • *Falvo MJ, Schilling BK, Weiss LW. Techniques and considerations for determining isoinertial upper-body power.  Sports Biomechanics. 2006;5:293-311.

  • Chiu LZF, Schilling BK. A primer on weightlifting: from sport to sports training. Strength and Conditioning Journal. 2005;27:42-48. 

  • *Moore CA, Schilling BK. Theory and application of augmented eccentric loading. Strength and Conditioning Journal. 2005;27:20-27.  

  • Schilling BK, Fry AC, Chiu LZF, Weiss LW. Myosin heavy chain isoforms expression and in-vivo isometric performance: a regression model. J Strength Cond Res. 2005;19:270-275.

  • Schilling BK, Fry AC, Weiss LW, Chiu LZF. Myosin heavy chain isoform expression: influence on isoinertial and isometric performance. Research in Sports Medicine. 2005;13:301-315. 

  • Chiu LZF, Fry AC, Schilling BK, Johnson EJ, Weiss LW. Neuromuscular fatigue and potentiation following two successive high intensity resistance exercise sessions. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2004;92:385-392.

  • Chiu LZF, Schilling BK, Fry AC, Weiss LW.  Measurement of resistance exercise force expression.  J Appl Biomech. 2004;20:204-212.

  • Chiu LZF, Schilling BK. The stop clean and stop snatch: an alternative to the hang. Strength Cond. 2004;26:10-12.

  • Chiu LZF, Fry AC, Weiss LW, Schilling BK, Brown LE, Smith SL. Postactivation potentiation response in athletic and recreationally trained individuals.  J Strength Cond Res. 2003;17:617-677.

  • Chiu LZF, Schilling BK, Fry AC, Weiss LW. Measurement of resistance exercise force expression. J Appl Biomech. 2003;20:204-212. 

  • Fry AC, Schilling BK. Weightlifting training and hormonal responses in adolescent males: implications for program design.  Strength Cond. 2002;24:7-12.

  • Schilling BK, Stone MH, O’Bryant HS, Fry AC, Coglianese RH, Pierce KC.  Snatch technique of collegiate national level weightlifters. J Strength Cond Res. 2002;16:551–555.

  • Schilling BK, Stone MH, Utter A, Kearney JT, Johnson M,  Coglianese RH, Smith L, O’Bryant HS, Fry AC, Starks M, Keith RE, Stone ME.  Creatine supplementation and health variables: a retrospective study. Med Sci Sport Exercise. 2001;33:183-188.  

  • Schilling BK, Stone MH. Stretching: acute effects on strength and power performance. Strength Cond.  2000,22:44-47.

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