Kevin P. Davy, PhD


Graduate Program Faculty

Clinical Physiology and Metabolism

Etiology and treatment of cardiometabolic dysfunction in aging and obesity

Human Integrative Physiology Lab

Flack K, BM Davy, Martin DeBerardinis, NE Boutagy, RP McMillan, MW Hulver, MI Frisard, AS Andersen, Jyoti Savla, KP Davy. Resistance exercise and in vivo skeletal muscle oxidative capacity in older humans. Physiological Reports, Vol. 4 no. e12849 DOI: 10.14814/phy2.12849, 2016. PMID: 27405968

Mitchell CM, BM Davy, TM Halladay, MW Hulver, AP Neilson, M Ponder, KP Davy. The effect of prebiotic supplementation with inulin on the gut microbiome and cardio-metabolic health: Rationale, design, and methods of a controlled feeding efficacy trial in adults at risk for type 2 diabetes.  Contemporary Clinical Trials, 45(Pt B):328-37, 2015. PMID: 26520413

Osterberg K, N Boutagy, RP MacMillan, JR Stevens, MI Frisard, JW Kavanaugh, BM Davy, KP Davy, MW Hulver. Probiotic supplementation attenuates increases in body mass and fat mass during high fat diet in healthy, young adults.  Obesity, 23: 2364–2370, 2015. 26466123

Boutagy, N, A Neilson, KL Osterberg, AT Smithson, TR Englund, BM Davy, MW Hulver, KP Davy.  Probiotic supplementation and trimethylamine-N-oxide following a high fat diet.  Obesity, 23: 2357–2363, 2015. PMID: 26465927

Boutagy N, A Neilson, K Osterberg, BM Davy, MW Hulver, KP Davy. Short-term high fat feeding increases postprandial trimethylamine-N-Oxide production in humans. Journal of Nutrition, 35(10):858-864, 2015. PMID: 26265295

1996, Postdoctoral Fellow, Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado

1992, Ph.D., Applied Physiology, Virginia Tech

1988, M.A., Exercise Physiology, Adelphi University

1986, B.S., Physical Education, State University of New York at Cortland

HNFE 3034 Methods in Human Health Assessment

HNFE 4004 Seminar in Human, Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise

HNFE 6064 Advanced Topics in Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise (Controversies in Obesity Research)

GRAD 5134 Interdisciplinary Research

Kevin Davy


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Blacksburg, VA 24061

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