Web Access Research Portal

Researcher: Johnson, NA (Dr Nathan Johnson)

Fields of Research

Exercise physiology
Zoology
Cell physiology
Preventative health care

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Expanding knowledge in psychology
Evaluation of health outcomes
Health related to ageing
Preventive medicine

Career Best Publications

Energy well spent fighting the diabetes epidemic; Diabetes-Metabolism Research and Reviews
Insulin resistance and elevated triglycericle in muscle: more important for survival than 'thrifty' genes?; Journal of Physiology

Research Publications

A preliminary investigation of glucose metabolism in athletes after a downhill run; Australian Association for Exercise and Sports Science 2008 National Conference. Science and Nutrition in Exercise and Sport. From Research to Practice
Best Young Investigator, Sports Medicine Australia
Effect of pre- versus post-exercise feeding on fat oxidation and glucose regulation in individuals with pre-diabetes; Australian Association for Exercise and Sports Science Conference
Effects of exercise physiology consultancy on functional fitness, habitual physical activity and quality of life in patients with chronic and complex diseases; Australian Association of Exercise and Sports Science Conference
Energy well spent fighting the diabetes epidemic; Diabetes-Metabolism Research and Reviews
Insulin resistance and elevated triglycericle in muscle: more important for survival than 'thrifty' genes?; Journal of Physiology
Insulin resistance, muscle triglyceride and inactivity: from survival to diabetes; Australian Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport, 2004
Intramyocellular lipid utilization in the highly trained athlete: performance following CHO- and placebo-loading; Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport
Intramyocellular triacylglycerol in prolonged cycling with a high and low carbohydrate availability; ACSM Annual Meeting
Intramyocellular triacylglycerol in prolonged cycling with high and low carbohydrate availability; Journal of Applied Physiology
Is carbohydrate loading a placebo effect?; Muscle and Metabolism
Muscle fat, exercise and diabetes; Sports Medicine Australia Annual Meeting
Muscle triglyceride and glycogen in endurance exercise: implications for performance; Sports Medicine
Post-exercise fat metabolism: The effects of intensity, duration and exercise modality; Australian Association for Exercise and Sports Science Conference
Post-exercise fat oxidation: effect of exercise duration, intensity and modality; International Journal of Sports Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism

Research Projects

The Effect of Diet and Exercise on Liver Triglyceride Metabolism; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision