Headshot Lee Franco

R. Lee Franco, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor;
Department Associate Chair;
Director of Graduate Studies;
Director of Exercise Physiology
Research Laboratory
francorl@vcu.edu
(804) 828-1948
500 Academic Centre
1020 West Grace St.

Research Interests

Primary research interests include cellular mechanisms associated with mental and physical stress in modulating microvascular vasodilatory capacity. A secondary area of interest is oxygen consumption kinetics in obese adolescents.