Ryan Harris

Professor

Ryan Harris

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: GPI

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Georgia Prevention Institute

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Physiology

The Graduate School

Education

  • Ph.D., Exercise Physiology Indiana University All Campuse, 2007

  • MS, Kinesiology and Exercise Scien California State University, F, 2002

  • BS, Kinesiology and Exercise Scien San Diego State University, 1999

Certifications

  • American College of Sports Medicine Fellow American College of Sports Medicine, 2012

  • ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist (ACSM-CEP) American College of Sports Medicine, 2005

  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) 2003

Awards & Honors

  • 2017 MCG Exemplary Teaching Award Augusta University, 2018

  • 2015 MCG Exemplary Teaching Award Medical College of Georgia, 2015

  • Emerging Scientist Award Georgia Regents Research Institute, 2014

  • Outstanding Young Basic Science Faculty Award Georgia Regents University, 2014

  • Achieved Fellowship for the American College of Sports Medicine (FACSM) 2012

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PSIO 9300

    Research
  • MEDI 6220

    Cardiopulmonary/Heme
  • MEDI 6593

    ECM 2-PBL
  • BIOM 8030

    Experimental Therapeutics
  • MEDI 6240

    GI/GU/Endocrine

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • VO2max as an exercise tolerance endpoint in people with cystic fibrosis: Lessons from a lumacaftor/ivacaftor trial., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Oxygen transport and utilisation during exercise in cystic fibrosis: contributors to exercise intolerance., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Exercise Intolerance in Cystic Fibrosis: Importance of Skeletal Muscle., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Exercise effects on arterial stiffness and heart health in children with excess weight: The SMART RCT., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Angiotensin II receptor blocker attenuates stress pressor response in young adult African Americans, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • DPHS Web Development Committee 2017 - 2019

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • MCG Curriculum Redesign Student Research Working Group 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG Committe on Committees 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MCG Faculty Senate Executive Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • WRHR Advisory Commitee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • 2017-2018 MCG Academic House Advisor 2017 - 2018

    Role: Faculty Advisor

University Service

  • Augusta University NIH PRIDE Mentor 2017 - Present

    Role: Mentor

Professional Service

  • Journal of Applied Physiology Editorial Board 2018 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 2017 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • American Journal of Physiology: Heart and Circulatory Physiology 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • American Journal of Physiology: Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Circulation 2015 - Present

    Role: Other