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Jennifer Weggen

Graduate Assistant
Ph.D. student in Rehabilitation and Movement Science (Exercise Physiology track)
Advisor: Dr. Ryan Garten


2017 - M.S. in Health and Movement Science - Virginia Commonwealth University, VA.

2014 - B.S. in Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science, Virginia Commonwealth University, VA.

1990 - B.S. in General Science, US Naval Academy, MD.

Teaching Assignments

HPEX 371 Psychology of Physical Activity

HPEX 480 - Professional Certification

Select Publications

Garten RS, Scott MC, Zúñiga TM, Hogwood AC, Fralin RC, Weggen J. A Prior High-Intensity Exercise Bout Attenuates the Vascular Dysfunction Resulting From a Prolonged Sedentary Bout. J Phys Act Health. 2019 Sep 1:1-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Garten RS, Darling A, Weggen J, Decker K, Hogwood AC, Michael A, Imthurn B, Mcintyre A. Aerobic training and vascular protection: Insight from altered blood flow patterns. Exp Physiol. 2019 Sep;104(9):1420-1431.

Garten RS, Hogwood AC, Weggen J, Decker K, Darling A, Maniyar R, Michael A. Examining Arm Vascular Function and Blood Flow Regulation in Row-trained Males. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2019 Oct;51(10):2058-2066.

Garten RS, Hogwood AC, Weggen JB, Fralin RC, LaRosa K, Lee D, Michael A, Scott M. Aerobic training status does not attenuate prolonged sitting-induced lower limb vascular dysfunction. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2019 Apr;44(4):425-433.

Select Presentations

Weggen J, Hogwood A, Imthurn B, McIntyre A, Darling A, Decker K and Garten R. Peripheral Vascular Function in Individuals with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. 2019 National Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), Orlando, FL 

Weggen J, Hogwood A, R. Fralin C, LaRosa K, Michael A, and Garten R. Impact of aerobic capacity on prolonged sitting-induced vascular dysfunction. 2018 National Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), Minneapolis, MN