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Brent Feland

Associate Professor
Exercise Sciences

120A RB
Provo, UT 84602

801-422-1182

Courses Taught

Winter 2019

  • EXSC 440: Adv Musskl Hum Anat (incl lab) Section 001
  • EXSC 470: Functional Neuroanatomy Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Undergrad Research & Study Section 013
  • EXSC 799R: Doctoral Dissertation Section 002
  • STAC 131: Golf, Beginning Section 003

Fall 2018

  • EXSC 440: Adv Musskl Hum Anat (incl lab) Section 003
  • EXSC 460: Ortho Impairments & Ther Exer Section 002
  • EXSC 497R: Undergrad Research & Study Section 007
  • EXSC 799R: Doctoral Dissertation Section 001
  • STAC 132: Golf, Intermediate Section 004

Spring 2018

  • EXSC 460: Ortho Impairments & Ther Exer Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Undergrad Research & Study Section 006
  • EXSC 799R: Doctoral Dissertation Section 002
  • STAC 132: Golf, Intermediate Section 001

Winter 2018

  • EXSC 460: Ortho Impairments & Ther Exer Section 003, 004
  • EXSC 470: Functional Neuroanatomy Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Undergrad Research & Study Section 005
  • EXSC 799R: Doctoral Dissertation Section 003

Publications

Journal Articles

Johnson PK, Feland JB, Johnson AW, Mack GW, Mitchell UH. 2014. Effect of whole body vibration on skin blood flow and nitric oxide production. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology. 8(4):889-894. doi:10.1177/1932296814536289

Johnson AW, Meek K, Mitchell UH, Feland JB. 2014. Hamstring flexibility increases the same with 3 or 9 repetitions of stretching held for a total time of 90 seconds. Physical Therapy in Sport. 15(2):101-105. doi:10.1016/j.ptsp.2013.03.006

Johnson AW, Eastman CS, Mitchell UH, Feland JB, Mortensen BB, Eggett DL. 2013. Effect of high-speed treadmill training with a body weight support system in a sport acceleration program with female soccer players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 27(6):1496-1502. doi:10.1519/JSC.0b013e31826cac04

Cunningham R, Hunter I, Seeley MK, Feland JB. 2013. Running Mechanics of Female Sprinters, Middle-Distance, and Distance Runners. International Journal of Exercise Science. 6(1):43-51.

Hopkins JT, Moss W, Feland JB, Hunter I. 2011. Static Stretching Does Not Alter Pre and Post-landing Muscle Activation. Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Rehabilitation, Therapy & Technology. 3:1-6.

Logan S, Hunter I, Hopkins JT, Feland JB. 2010. Ground Reaction force differences between running shoes, racing flats and distance spikes in runners. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine. 9:147-153.

Feland JB, Hawks MM, Hopkins JT, Hunter I, Johnson AW, Eggett DL. 2010. Whole-body-vibration as an adjunct to static stretching. International Journal of Sports Medicine. 31(8):584-589.

Rife R, Myrer JW, Vehrs PR, Hunter I, Feland JB, Fellingham GW. 2010. Water Treadmill Parameters Needed to Obtain Land Treadmill Intensities in Runners. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 42(4):733-738.

Johnson AW, Myrer JW, Hunter I, Feland JB, Hopkins JT, Draper DO, Eggett DL. 2010. Whole-body vibration compared to traditional physical therapy in individuals with total knee arthroplasty. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice. 26(4):215-225.

Roberts B, Hunter I, Hopkins JT, Feland JB. 2009. The short-term effect of whole body vibration training on sprint start in collegiate athletes. International journal of exercise science. 2:264-268.

Mitchell UH, Myrer JW, Hopkins JT, Hunter I, Feland JB, Hilton SC. 2009. Neurophysiological reflex mechanisms' lack of contribution to the success of PNF stretches. Journal of Sports Rehabilitation. 18:343-357.

Hopkins JT, Fredericks D, Guyon PW, Parker S, Gage M, Feland JB, Hunter I. 2009. Whole body vibration does not potentiate the stretch reflex. International Journal of Sports Medicine. 30:124-129.

Hopkins JT, Pak JO, Robertshaw AE, Feland JB, Hunter I, Gage M. 2008. Whole Body Vibration and Dynamic Restraint. International Journal of Sports Medicine. 29:424-428.

Hopkins JT, Pak J, Robertshaw A, Feland JB, Gage M, Hunter I. 2008. Whole body vibration and dynamic restraint. International Journal of Sports Medicine. 29:424-428.

Midgley W, Hopkins JT, Feland JB, Merrill RG, Hunter I. 2007. The effects of ankle bracing on dynamic restraint characteristics of the ankle in volleyball players. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 17:343-348.

Midgley W, Hopkins JT, Feland JB, Kaiser DA, Merrill RG, Hunter I. 2007. The effects of external ankle support on dynamic restraint characteristics of the ankle in volleyball players. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 17:343-348.

Hopkins JT, Hunter I, Feland JB. 2007. A comparison of voluntary and involuntary measures of electromechanical delay. International Journal of Neuroscience. 107:597-604.

Hopkins JT, Feland JB, Hunter I. 2007. A comparison of voluntary and involuntary measures of electromechanical delay. International Journal of Neuroscience. 117:597-604.

Hopkins JT, Hunter I, Feland JB. 2006. A comparison of voluntary and involuntary measures of electromechanical delay. International Journal of Neuroscience. 107:597-604.

Abstract

Mitchell UH, Myrer JW, Hopkins JT, Hunter I, Feland JB, Hilton SC. 2009. Neurophysiological reflex mechanisms do not contribute to the success of PNF stretches (PO-144-RR-TH). Physical Therapy.

Mitchell UH, Myrer JW, Hopkins JT, Hunter I, Feland JB, Hilton SC. 2009. Neurophysiological reflex mechanisms do not contribute to the success of pnf stretches. Physical Therapy.

Feland JB, Hopkins JT, Hunter I, Johnson AW. 2008. Hamstring stretching using a whole body vibration platform. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 42:519.

Hopkins JT, Pak JO, Robertshaw AE, Feland JB, Hunter I, Gage M. 2008. Whole body vibration does not alter dynamic restraint characteristics of the peroneus longus. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 42:523.

Feland JB, Hopkins JT, Hunter I, Johnson AW. 2008. Hamstring stretching using a whole body vibration platform. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 42:519.

Moss WR, Hopkins JT, Feland JB, Hunter I. 2008. The effects of static stretching on muscle activation during a drop landing. Journal of Athletic Training. 43:S-75.

Hopkins JT, Pak J, Robertshaw A, Feland JB, Gage M, Hunter I. 2008. Whole body vibration does not alter dynamic restraint characteristics of the peroneus longus. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 42:523.

Moss WR, Hopkins JT, Feland JB, Hunter I. 2008. The effects of static stretching on muscle activation during a drop landing. Journal of Athletic Training. 43:S-75.

Johnson AW, Myrer JW, Hunter I, Feland JB, Hopkins JT, Draper DO, Eggett DL. 2008. Whole-body vibration compared to traditional physical therapy in individuals with total knee arthroplasty. Physical Therapy PT 2008: The Annual Conference and Exposition of the APTA, June 11-14, 2008 (PO-RR-70-TH), Physical Therapy (www.ptjournal.org/misc/annualcon.dtl).

Feland JB, Hopkins JT, Hunter I. 2006. Effect of Acute Exposure to Whole-Body-Vibration on Vertical Jump in Senior Athlete Volleyball Players. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 37:S240.

Mitchell UH, Myrer JW, Hopkins JT, Hunter I, Feland JB, Hilton SC. 2006. Reciprocal inhibition, successive inhibition, autogenic inhibition, or stretch perception alteration: why do PNF stretches work?. Proceedings of the American College of Sports Medicine 53rd Annual Meeting.

Conference Proceedings

Bollschweiler L, Hunter I, Feland JB, Hopkins JT. 2008. TECHNIQUE DIFFERENCES AMONG MALE AND FEMALE INTERMEDIATE HURDLERS AND STEEPLECHASERS. Ann-Arbor, MI: Online abstract.

Hopkins JT, Feland JB, Hunter I. 2006. A comparison of voluntary and involuntary measures of eletromechanical delay. 5th ed. Denver, CO: Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.

Feland JB, Hopkins JT, Hunter I. 2006. Effect of acute exposure to whole-body-vibration on vertical jump in senior athlete volleyball players. 5th ed. Denver, CO: Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.

Feland JB, Hopkins JT, Hunter I. 2005. Acute Changes In Hamstring Flexibility Using A Wholebody-vibration Platform With Static Stretch. 5th ed. Nashville, TN: Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise.

Feland JB, Hopkins JT, Hunter I. 2005. Acute changes in hamstring flexibility using whole body vibration platform with static stretch.

Presentations

Burton B, Peterson J, Eatough J, Feland JB. The kinematic effects of KT flex and Knee sleeves on the hip and knee. American College of Sports Medicine. Denver, CO. 2017 .

Feland JB. Back Pain: key signs, symptoms and exercise modifications. Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association. Orlando, FL. 2017 .

Mitchell UH, Johnson AW, Feland JB, Vehrs PR. BMI, predicted VO2max and total FMS score in the active elderly population. American Physical Therapy Association's Combined Sections Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. 2014 .

Vehrs PR, Johnson AW, Mitchell UH, Feland JB. Performance on the Functional Movement Screen is related to BMI and physical activity levels in senior men and women. UPTA Fall Conference. Layton UT. 2013 .

Gage M, Hopkins JT, Seeley MK, Draper DO, Hunter I, Feland JB, Myrer JW, Sudweeks RR. The effect of an eight-week abdominal training program on muscle activation in healthy and chronic ankle instability subjects. NATA National Meeting. St. Louis, MO. 2012 .

Feland JB, Allen JG, Johnson AW, Myrer JW, Eggett DL. The acute effects of whole body vibration and static stretching on intramuscular temperature of the hamstrings and quadriceps. Physical Therapy National Meeting. Tampa, FL. 2012 .

Nakachi E, Feland JB, Eggett DL. Greater energy expenditure in unilateral vs bilateral weight training. ACSM National Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 2012 .

Shumway C, Feland JB, Kevin M, Johnson AW, Crossley K, Eggett DL. Intramuscular temperature responses of 4 lower extremity muscles to whole body vibration training. ACSM National Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 2012 .

Crossley K, Feland JB, Eggett DL. Pennation Angle Changes, Muscle Architecture, and Whole Body Vibration Training. ACSM National Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 2012 .

Myers K, Feland JB, Shumway C, Johnson AW, Crossley K, Eggett DL. Whole body vibration compared to biking on the warm-up effect of the lower extremity. ACSM National Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 2012 .

Smyres A, Johnson AW, Mitchell UH, Myrer JW, Feland JB, Seeley MK, Brooks C, Mortensen BB, Anderson J. Electromyography comparison of three isometric lumbar spine extensor strengthening exercises. Annual Meeting of the ACSM. San Francisco. 2012 .

Johnson AW, Meek K, Feland JB. HAMSTRING FLEXIBILITY INCREASES THE SAME WITH 3 OR 9 REPETITIONS OF STRETCHING HELD FOR A TOTAL TIME OF 90 SECONDS. World Physical Therapy Congress 2011. Amsterdam, Netherlands. 2011 .

Hunter I, Cunningham R, Seeley MK, Feland JB. Variations in Running Form Among Female Sprinters, Middle, and Distance Runners. American Society of Biomechanics. Providence, RI. 2010 .