Elaina Marinik, PhD

Clinical Research Coordinator

Human Integrative Physiology Laboratory:

  • Subject recruitment and informed consent
  • Coordinate testing sessions and staff
  • Conduct testing sessions and on-site assays
  • Data management and statistical analysis
  • Follow-up reports and abstracts
  • Manuscript preparation

ACSM Certified Personal Trainer (cPT)
ISCD Bone Densitometry Technologist (CBDT)

The Resist Diabetes trial: rationale, design, and methods of a hybrid efficacy/effectiveness intervention trial for resistance training maintenance to improve glucose homeostasis in older prediabetic adults. Marinik EL, Kelleher S, Savla J, Winett RA, Davy BM. Contemp Clin Trials. 2014 Jan;37(1):19-32. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2013.11.006. Epub 2013 Nov 16. Related citations

Angiotensin II receptor blockade and insulin sensitivity in overweight and obese adults with elevated blood pressure. Marinik EL, Frisard MI, Hulver MW, Davy BM, Rivero JM, Savla JS, Davy KP. Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis. 2013 Feb;7(1):11-20. doi: 10.1177/1753944712471740. Epub 2013 Jan 17. PMID: 23328189

Arterial destiffening with weight loss in overweight and obese middle-aged and older adults. Dengo AL, Dennis EA, Orr JS, Marinik EL, Ehrlich E, Davy BM, Davy KP. Hypertension. 2010 Apr;55(4):855-61. doi: 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.109.147850. Epub 2010 Mar 8. PMID: 20212267 Free PMC Article Related citations

 

Flack KD, Marinik E, Baugh ME, Gochenour D, Pownall J, Hedrick V, Clark A, Boshra S, Winett R, Davy BM. Influence of dietary protein intake on lean body mass and glucose tolerance in prediabetic older adults who resistance train. Presented at the Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD; April 20-22, 2012.

Winett RA, Davy BM, Marinik E, Savla J, Kelleher S, Winett SG, Blake C. The costs of promotion for recruiting, qualifying and enrolling in a clinical trial. Presented at the Society for Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA; April 11-14, 2012.

Winett RA, Davy BM, Marinik E, Baugh ME, Flack K, Gochenour D, Savla J, Kelleher S, Winett SG, Blake C, Pownall J. The initial effects of intrinsic resistance training on strength development in older adults with prediabetes. Presented at the Society for Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA; April 11-14, 2012.

 

2012, Ph.D., Virginia Tech, Human Integrative Physiology
Dissertation: Angiotensin II receptor blockade and insulin sensitivity in overweight and obese adults with elevated blood pressure

2003, B.S., Lake Superior State University, Exercise Science and Chemistry Minor

Elaina Marinak

540-231-0923
emarinik@vt.edu

HNFE
216 War Memorial Hall
Blacksburg, VA 24061