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Gary Mack

Professor
Exercise Sciences

120G RB
Provo, UT 84602

Biography

Courses Taught
Winter 2019

  • EXSC 497R: Undergrad Research & Study Section 001
  • EXSC 753: Sem: Research & Grants Section 001

Fall 2018

  • EXSC 463: Exercise Physiology Section 002
  • EXSC 497R: Undergrad Research & Study Section 011
  • EXSC 667: Lab Methods & Procedures Section 001

Winter 2018

  • EXSC 497R: Undergrad Research & Study Section 001
  • EXSC 751: Sem: Prof Writing Section 001
  • EXSC 766: Adv Exerc Phy Cardiopulmonary Section 001

Fall 2017

  • EXSC 497R: Undergrad Research & Study Section 002
  • EXSC 666: Exercise Physiology Section 001
  • EXSC 667: Lab Methods & Procedures Section 001

Licenses and Certifications

  • Drug Enforcement Agency, DEA License

Professional Citizenship

  • Editor, Associate Editor, Frontiers in Physiology, 2016-07-01 - 2016-07-31 - Present
  • Editorial Review Board Member, American Physiological Society, 2009-01-01 - 2009-12-31 - 2009-01-01 - 2009-12-31
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, MSSE, Am.J. Physiol., J. Physiol, Microcirculation, 2009-01-01 - 2009-12-31 - 2009-01-01 - 2009-12-31
  • Editorial Review Board Member, American Physiological Society, 2008-01-01 - 2008-12-31 - 2008-01-01 - 2008-12-31
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, MSSE, Am.J. Physiol., J. Physiol, Microcirculation, 2008-01-01 - 2008-12-31 - 2008-01-01 - 2008-12-31
  • Editorial Review Board Member, American Physiological Society, 2007-01-01 - 2007-12-31 - 2007-01-01 - 2007-12-31
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, MSSE, Am.J. Physiol., J. Physiol, Microcirculation, 2007-01-01 - 2007-12-31 - 2007-01-01 - 2007-12-31
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, NIH/NIAMS, 2007-01-01 - 2007-12-31 - 2007-01-01 - 2007-12-31
  • Officer, American Physiological Society, 2004-01-01 - 2004-12-31 - 2005-01-01 - 2005-12-31
  • Editorial Review Board Member, Journal of Applied Physiology, 2004-01-01 - 2004-12-31 - 2005-01-01 - 2005-12-31

Courses Taught

2020

  • EXSC 463 : Section 002
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001

2019

  • EXSC 463 : Section 002
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 011
  • EXSC 753 : Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 001

2018

  • EXSC 463 : Section 002
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 011
  • EXSC 766 : Section 001
  • EXSC 751: Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 001

2017

  • EXSC 666 : Section 001
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 002
  • EXSC 463 : Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 497R: Section 001

2016

  • EXSC 666 : Section 001
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 693R: Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 002
  • EXSC 766 : Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 751 : Section 001

2015

  • EXSC 666 : Section 001
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 753 : Section 001

2014

  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 007
  • EXSC 699R: Section 005
  • EXSC 766 : Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 012
  • EXSC 751 : Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 010

2013

  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 007
  • EXSC 699R: Section 010
  • EXSC 699R: Section 009
  • EXSC 463 : Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 008
  • EXSC 497R: Section 001

2012

  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 012
  • EXSC 497R: Section 002
  • EXSC 463 : Section 001
  • EXSC 797R: Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 001
  • EXSC 766 : Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 002
  • EXSC 797R: Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 009
  • EXSC 497R: Section 001

2011

  • EXSC 799R: Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 001
  • EXSC 693R: Section 001
  • EXSC 799R: Section 001
  • EXSC 797R: Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 001
  • EXSC 797R: Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 001
  • EXSC 799R: Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 004
  • EXSC 797R: Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 001

2010

  • EXSC 799R: Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 797R: Section 001
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 699R: Section 001
  • EXSC 693R: Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 001
  • EXSC 139 : Section 005
  • EXSC 171 : Section 003
  • EXSC 766 : Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 002
  • EXSC 139 : Section 007

2009

  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 139 : Section 005
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 693R: Section 001
  • EXSC 171 : Section 004
  • EXSC 463 : Section 001
  • EXSC 139 : Section 002
  • EXSC 139 : Section 003
  • EXSC 463 : Section 002
  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 191 : Section 014

2008

  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 693R: Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 001
  • EXSC 139 : Section 002
  • EXSC 191 : Section 009
  • EXSC 766 : Section 001
  • EXSC 463 : Section 003

2007

  • EXSC 463 : Section 003
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 693R: Section 002
  • EXSC 363 : Section 001
  • EXSC 171 : Section 002
  • EXSC 191 : Section 007
  • EXSC 363 : Section 002
  • EXSC 363 : Section 004

2006

  • EXSC 363 : Section 004
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 693R: Section 002
  • EXSC 766 : Section 001
  • EXSC 363 : Section 005

2005

  • EXSC 363 : Section 004
  • EXSC 667 : Section 001
  • EXSC 497R: Section 004
  • EXSC 497R: Section 003
  • EXSC 363 : Section 003
  • EXSC 497R: Section 005

2004

  • PE 363 : Section 003
  • PE 693R: Section 002
  • PE 366 : Section 002
  • PE 766: Section 1
  • PE 363: Section 3

Publications

  • Johnson PK, Feland JB, Johnson AW, Mack GW, Mitchell UH. July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2014. Effect of whole body vibration on skin blood flow and nitric oxide production. 4th ed.
  • Mitchell UH, Mack GW. February, 2013. Low level laser treatment with near-infrared light increases venous nitric oxide levels acutely: single blind, randomized clinical trial of efficacy. 2nd ed.
  • MIller K, Mack GW, Knight KL, Hopkins JT, Draper DO, Fields PJ, Hunter I. 2010. Three percent hypohydration does not affect the threshold frequency of electrically-induced cramps.
  • Miller K, Mack GW, Knight KL, Hopkins JT, Draper DO, Fields P, Hunter I. December, 2009. Reflex inhibition of electrically-induced muscle cramps in hypohydrated humans. Indianapolis: Amercan College of Sports Medicine.
  • Tegeder A, Hunter I, Mack GW, Hilton SC. June, 2008. Long-Distance Interval Training Following Pre-Cooling with an Ice Vest.

Presentations

  • Mack GW. Running - Unweighted. Department seminar. July, 2020.
  • Hyldahl RD, Gifford JR, Parcell AC, Hancock CR, Davidson LE, Mack GW. Physiological assessment of a 16-day, 4,385 km ultra-endurance mountain bike race: a case study. SWACSM. October, 2018.
  • Mack GW. History of Hydration Research. 10th Hydration for Health Annual Scientific Conference. Will be published in: ANNALS OF NUTRITION AND METABOLISM - Supplement Issue 2019 H4H: 10th Hydration for Health Annual Scientific Conference (June 27th, 2018), Proceedings Guest Editor: Prof Lawrence E Armstrong, University of Connecticut, USA. June, 2018.
  • Mack GW, Kunz KR. TRPV1 receptor antagonist blunts cholinergic-mediated sweating. Experimental Biology 2018. April, 2018.
  • Mack GW, Kunz KR. TRPV1 receptor antagonist blunts cholinergic-mediated sweating. Southwest American College of Sports Medicine. October, 2017.
  • Mack GW, Kunz KR. Blockade of large conductance Ca++-activated K+ channels limits sweat output in human skin. American College of Sports Medicine. June, 2017.
  • Kunz KR, Mack GW. Effect of Topical EMLA Application On Cutaneous Sympathetic C-fiber Function. American College of Sports Medicine. June, 2017.
  • Mack GW, Kunz KR. EFFECT OF TOPICAL EMLA APPLICATION ON CUTANEOUS SYMPATHETIC C-FIBER FUNCTION. Southwest American College of Sports Medicine. October, 2016.
  • Mack GW. A Brief History of the Hypothalamus and Temperature Regulation. Experimental Biology 2016. April, 2016.
  • Mack GW. Peripheral and Central Mechanisms of Thermoregulation. Northwest American College of Sports Medicine annual meeting. April, 2016.
  • Mack GW. Body fluid balance and thermoregulation. SWACSM. October, 2014.
  • Rigby JH, Mack GW, Johnson AW, Myrer JW, Bylund RS, Draper DO. The time course of dexamethasone sodium phosphate delivered via iontophoresis through human skin. 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium. June, 2014.
  • Mack GW, Gillespi M, Masterson H. Variations in Sweating Response to Intradermal Electrical Stimulation. American College of Sports Medicine. May, 2014.
  • Mack GW, Affleck PA. Myostatin and TGF-beta signaling in overload-induced skeletal muscle hypertrophy. Experimental Biology. April, 2014.
  • Mack GW, Rasmussen N, Kunz J, Gillespi M. Plasma lactate accumulation during running with body weight unloading by LBPP. ACSM. May, 2013.
  • Paige AA, Parcell AC, Thomson DM, Mack GW. Expression of Active and Latent Myostatin in Overload-Induced Hypertrophied Rat Skeletal Muscle. Experimental Biology. April, 2013.
  • Mack GW, Rasmussen N, Kunz J, Scott B, Gillespi M. Impact of LBPP on fluid shifts during treadmill running. Experimental Biology . April, 2013.
  • KUNZ J, Gillespi MA, Mack GW. Quantitative assessment of cutaneous C-fiber function in human skin via direct sudomotor activation. Experimental Biology . April, 2013.
  • Mack GW, Kunz J, Scott B, Gifford J. Nitric oxide and human sweat gland function during direct sudomotor nerve activation. Integrative Biology of Exercise. October, 2012.
  • Gibson JW, Mack GW, Allsen PE, Parcell AC. Prevention of delayed onset muscle soreness by passive stretching and isometric contraction. American College of Sports Medicine. May, 2011.
  • Perry J, Johnson AW, Ridge SET, Mack GW. GlideCycle Mobility Device Reduces Ground Reaction Forces Compared to Running in Healthy Individuals. SW Amercian College of Sports Medicine. October, 2010.
  • Benson B, Johnson AW, Draper DO, Mack GW. Effects of therapeutic ultrasound on the recovery of a lecerated Achilles tendon in a runner: A case study. SWACSM. October, 2010.
  • Miller K, Mack GW, Knight KL, Hopkins JT, Draper DO, Fields PJ, Hunter I. Hypohydration does not affect the threshold frequency, duration, or intensity of electrically-induced muscle cramps. National Athletic Trainers' Association Annual Meeting. June, 2010.
  • Parcell AC, Bexfield NA, Mack GW, Nelson D, Noble B. Exercise intensity and desmin protein in rodents. American College of Sports Medicine. 2009.
  • Mack GW, Bexfield N, Parcell AC, Nelson WB, Foote KM. Exercise Training, Plasma Volume, and Hepatic Albumin Gene Expression in Rodents. The Integrative Biology of Exercise - V. December, 2008.
  • Mack GW. Nitric oxide and thermoregulatory control of skin blood flow and sweating in humans. John B Pierce Laboratory 75th Anniversary Symposium. 2008.
  • Mack GW. Effects of exercise and thermal stress on body water distribution. United States Anti-Doping Agency 7th Annual Symposium. 2008.
  • Mack GW, Welch G, Foote KM. Nitric oxide synthase inhibition and its effect on thermoregulatory control of local sweat rate in exercising humans. Experimental Biology 2008. May, 2008.
  • Miller KC, Mack GW, Knight KL. The effects of pickle juice, gatorade, and water on plasma variables in rested, euhydrated humans. National Athletic Trainers' Association 59th Annual Meeting & Clinical Symposium. wwwnataorg. April, 2008.
  • Mack GW, Nelsen WB, Foote K, Norby E. Role of CGRP in control of skin blood flow during local heating. Experimental Biology 2007. April, 2007.
  • Hansen C, Nelson WB, Walker J, Foote K, Bexfield N, Mack GW. The Effect of Exercise Mode on Exercise-induced Plasma Volume Expansion. Experimental Biology 2007. April, 2007.
  • Villamonte R, Walker J, Nelson WB, Kaiser DA, Mack GW. Persistent Hypohydration in College Football Players During Double Session Workouts. American College of Sportsmedicine National Conference. June, 2006.
  • Handsen C, Nelson WB, Walker J, Mack GW. Effect of High Intensity Intermittent Exercise on Plasma Erythropoietin. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May, 2006.
  • Villamonte R, Walker J, Nelsen WB, Kaiser DA, Mack GW. Persistent hypohydration in college football players during double session workouts. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May, 2006.
  • Villamonte R, Walker J, Nelson WB, Kaiser DA, Mack GW. Thermoregulatory adaptations in college football players during double session workouts. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May, 2006.
  • Mack GW. CGRP release during local skin heating in humans. Experimental Biology 2006. April, 2006.
  • Parcell AC, Synder H, Mack GW, Woolstenhulme M, Drummond M. Desmin protein conent differs between fiber types in human single muscle fibers. Experimental Biology 2006. April, 2006.
  • Hansen C, Walker J, Nelson WB, Mack GW. Exercise induced hypervolemia: Role of exercise volume. Experimental Biology 2006. April, 2006.
  • Nelson WB, Gardner KH, Samuelian J, Walker J, Mack GW. NOS inhibition and cutaneous vasodilation during local heating. Experimental Biology 2006. April, 2006.
  • Mack GW, Cheatam C. Plasma Erythropoietin Levels Are Elevated 24h Following High Intensity Intermittent Exercise. American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. 2005.
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