LAWRENCE CODY JOHNSON

 

 

UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, BOULDER

DEPARTMENT OF INTEGRATIVE PHYSIOLOGY

354 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309-0354
(303) 492-3010
LCJ@colorado.edu

 

Education

B.A. December 2010                                Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder

 

M.S. In Progress                                       Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder

 

Professional Experience

July 2012-Present                                    Graduate Research Assistant: Integrative Physiology of Aging Lab

                                                                   Dr. Douglas Seals, University of Colorado, Boulder

 

December 2011-November 2012            Research Scientist: COR Innovations

                                                                   Berkeley, CA

 

 

May 2010-August 2011                            Research Assistant: Integrative Physiology of Aging Lab

                                                                   Dr. Douglas Seals, University of Colorado, Boulder

 

 

January 2008-May 2009                        Sports Medicine Intern: Varsity Football, University of Colorado

 

 

Awards and Academic Affiliations

 

April 2013                                                 Graduate Fellowship Travel Award

                                                                   University of Colorado, Boulder

 

 

July 2012-Present                                    American Physiology Society, member

 

 

July 2012-Present                                    American Heart Association, member

 

 

Teaching Experience

 

Fall 2012                                                   Human Physiology I: Dr. Christopher DeSouza

                                                                   Human Physiology II: Dr. Douglas Seals

                                                                   Dept. of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder

 

 

Spring 2013                                              Human Physiology I: Dr. Todd Gleeson

                                                                   Human Physiology II: Heidi Bustamante

                                                                   Dept. of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder

 

 

Fall 2013                                                   Human Physiology Lab

                                                                   Dept. of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder

 

 

Publications

Johnson LC, Eng JS, Fleenor BS, Seals DR, Sindler AL. (2013). Circulating plasma factors contribute to age-associated arterial stiffness. FASEB J.27:lb666, 2013.

 

Eng JS, Pham BT, Johnson LC, Gioscia-Ryan RA, Seals DR, Fleenor BS. (2013). Voluntary aerobic exercise destiffens arteries of old mice via inhibition of NADPH Oxidase– and superoxide-dependent oxidative stress. FASEB J27:lb654, 2013.

 

Current Research Projects

 

The effect of circulating factors in blood plasma and serum on arterial stiffness

 

Chronic kidney disease and its role in the progression of endothelial dysfunction with age

 

The role of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide in vascular and physical function with aging

 

Improving vascular and physical function with sodium nitrite supplementation