Tina Ellis Brinkley, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine
Hypertension and Vascular Research Center
Sticht Center on Aging
Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity
aging, drugs/therapeutic agents pharm, education/training (all f, t,, epidemiology, fitness/physical, genetics/genome, immunology/allergy/inflammatio, obesity, vascular diseases
Academic: 336-713-8558 | Department: 336-713-8570
Henderson R, Leng I, Chmelo E, Brinkley TE, Lyles MF, Marsh AP, Nicklas BJ. Comparison of aerobic versus resistance training for improving gait speed in older adults [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014;62(Suppl 1):S154.
Gordon MM, Chmelo E, Crotts C, Lyles M, Brinkley T, Newman J, Rejeski WJ, Nicklas B. Aerobic exercise training and self-reported fatigue in older, obese adults [abstract]. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2014;46(5):224.
Buford TW, Hsu FC, Brinkley TE, Carter CS, Church TS, Dodson JA, Goodpaster BH, McDermott MM, Nicklas BJ, Yank V, Johnson JA, Pahor M. The angiotensin-converting enzyme I/D polymorphism and exercise-induced changes in physical function among Caucasian older adults [abstract]. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2014;46(5 Suppl 1):598.
Brinkley TE, Gordon MM, Chmelo EA, Jefferson M, Lyles MF, Hundley WG, Gregory HW, Nicklas BJ. Aortic stiffness predicts blood pressure responses to exercise in obese older adults [abstract]. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2013;45(5 Suppl 1):11.
Chmelo E, Gordon M, Crotts C, Lyles MF, Brinkley T, Blocker J, Nicklas BJ. Does 400 meter walk time predict Vo(2) peak in obese, older adults? [abstract]. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2013;45(5 Suppl 1):573.
Jefferson ME, Gordon MM, Chmelo EA, Lyles MF, Nicklas BJ, Brinkley TE. Heart rate recovery is associated with central adiposity in obese older adults [abstract]. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2013;45(5 Suppl 1):11.
Hall ME, Brinkley TE, Morgan T, Hamilton CA, Jordan JH, Stacey RB, Chugtai H, Soots S, Little WC, Hundley WG. Ectopic fat is associated with gender-specific reductions in left ventricular myocardial perfusion index during dobutamine stress [abstract]. Circulation. 2013;128(22 Suppl):A17990.
Brinkley TE, Kitzman DW, Ding J, Nicklas BJ, Kritchevsky SB, Hundley WG. Epicardial, pericardial and periaortic fat are elevated in older adults at high cardiac risk [abstract]. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2012;32(5 Suppl):A132.
Chughtai H, Morgan TM, Hamilton CA, Charoenpanichkit C, Ding J, Brinkley TE, Hundley WG. Intraperitoneal fat is associated with thickening of the thoracic aorta in individuals at high risk for cardiovascular events [abstract]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011;57(14 Suppl 1):E1597.
Brinkley TE, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Kanaya A, Harrris TB [sic] [Harris TB], Kim LJ, Lakatta EG, Simonsick EM, Kritchevsky SB. Adiposity and isolated systolic hypertension in older adults: differential associations by sex and treatment status [abstract]. Gerontologist. 2011;51(Suppl 2):584.
Chughtai H, Morgan TM, Hamilton CA, Charoenpanichkit C, Ding J, Brinkley TE, Hundley WG. Visceral fat is associated with an adverse increase in the thickness of the wall of the ascending thoracic aorta [abstract]. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2010;12(Suppl 1):P126.
Brinkley TE, Jerosch-Herold M, Folsom AR, Carr JJ, Hundley WG, Allison MA, Bluemke DA, Burke GL, Szklo M, Ding J. Greater pericardial fat is associated with higher resting myocardial blood flow in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Diabetes. 2010;59(Suppl 1):A125.
Brinkley TE, Hsu F, Hawkins GA, Kritchevsky SB, Pahor M, Nicklas BJ. The ACE I/D genotype and improvement in 400-meter walk performance with exercise training in the Lifestyle Intervention and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P) [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2009;57(Suppl 1):S123.
Brinkley TE, Wang X, Kume N, Mitsuoka H, Nicklas BJ. Weight loss reduces plasma soluble lectin-like oxidized LDL receptor-1 levels in overweight and obese postmenopausal women [abstract]. Circulation. 2009;119(10):e290-e291.
Nicklas BJ, Brinkley TE. Exercise training as a treatment for chronic inflammation in the elderly. Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 2009;37(4):165-170.
Chughtai HL, Morgan TM, Ding JZ, Brinkley TE, Rocco M, Hamilton CA, Hundley WG. Renal sinus fat influences the number of medications needed to regulate blood pressure in patients with hypertension [abstract]. Circulation. 2009;120(18 Suppl 2):S1017.
Brinkley TE, Ding J, Carr JJ, Nicklas BJ. Caloric restriction with and without aerobic exercise decreases pericardial fat in overweight and obese postmenopausal women [abstract]. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2009;17(Suppl 2):S263.
Brinkley TE, Carr JJ, Hundley WG, Hsu FC, Bluemke DA, Polak JF, Ding JZ. Increased pericardial fat is associated with carotid artery stiffness: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2008;118(18 Suppl 2):S1153.
Nicklas BJ, Brinkley T, Leng X, Miller M, Kitzrnan D [sic] [Kitzman D], Berry M, Marsh A, Pahor M, Kritchevsky S. Chronic inflammation is associated with low physical function in older adults across multiple comorbidities [abstract]. Gerontologist. 2008;48(Special Issue 3):491-492.
Ellis TJ [Brinkley TE], Nicklas BJ, Kanaya AM, Satterfield S, Simonsick EM, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Kritchevsky SB. High plasma oxidized low-density lipoprotein levels are associated with increased arterial stiffness: is physical activity a mediator? [abstract]. Circulation. 2008;117(11):e280.
Fenty NM, Ellis TJ, Roth SM, Hickey M, Brown MD. Influence of the ECE1b C-338A polymorphism on plasma levels of ET-1, NOx, and blood pressure [abstract]. FASEB J. 2007;21(6):A1229.
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