Ryan Harris

Associate Professor

Ryan Harris

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: GPI

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

  • MEDI 5593

    ECM 1-PBL
  • MEDI 6593

    ECM 2-PBL
  • BIOM 8030

    Experimental Therapeutics
  • PSIO 9210

    Invest of a Problem
  • VBIO 8010

    Methods in Cardiovascular Rese
  • MEDI 5592

    ECM 1-PBL
  • MEDI 6592

    ECM 2-PBL
  • HONR 4000H

    Honors Thesis
  • MEDI 5088

    Medical Scholars Program
  • BIOM 8011

    Respon Conduct of Research

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Angiotensin II receptor blocker attenuates stress pressor response in young adult African Americans, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Assessment of endothelial function is reproducible in patients with cystic fibrosis, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Childhood Adversity Impairs the Autonomic Response to Acute Stress, 2019
    Conference Proceeding
  • Endothelial Dysfunction in Cystic Fibrosis: Role of Oxidative Stress, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Ethnic difference in nighttime melatonin can partially explain the ethnic difference in nighttime blood pressure: A study in European Americans and African Americans, 2019
    Conference Proceeding

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