Craig Crandall, Ph.D.

Professor

Department: Internal Medicine

Biography

BS, Physical Education, Brigham Young University, 1987.

MS, Physical Education - Exercise Physiology, University of Oregon, 1989.

PhD, Biological Sciences - Physiology, University of North Texas (currently University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth), 1993.

Postdoctoral Fellow with Dr. John M. Johnson; Department of Physiology; University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (1993-1996).

Assistant Professor - Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, UT Southwestern (1996-2002).

Associate Professor - Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, UT Southwestern (2002-present).

Research Scientist - Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas (1996-present).

Education

Graduate School University of Oregon (1989)
Graduate School University of North Texas (1993)

Research Interests

  • Blood pressure control during combined orthostatic and heat stress
  • Neural control of skin blood flow and sweating
  • Reinnervation and revascularization of grafted skin
  • Thermoregulation in healthy and diseased humans

Publications

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Featured Publications

Skin blood flow influences near infrared spectroscopy derived measurements of tissue oxygenation during heat stress

71. Davis, S.L., P.J. Fadel, J. Cui, G.D. Thomas, C.G. Crandall J. Appl. Physiol. 2006 100 221-224

Effect of skin surface cooling on central venous pressure during an orthostatic challenge

Cui, J., S. Durand, B.D. Levine, C.G. Crandall Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. Physiol 2005 289 H2429-H2433

Effects of heat stress on thermoregulatory responses in congestive heart failure patients

69. Cui, J., A. Arbab-Zadeh, A. Prasad, S. Durand, B.D. Levine, C.G. Crandall Circulation 2005 112 2286-2292

Skin cooling maintains cerebral blood velocity and improves orthostatic tolerance during tilting in the heated human

Wilson, T.E., J. Cui, R. Zhang, S. Witkowski, C.G. Crandall J. Appl. Physiol. 2002 93 85-91

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Honors/Awards

  • Associate Editor - Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
    (2005)
  • Councilor, Environment and Exercise Physiology Section, The American Physiological Society
    (2003)
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Applied Physiology
    (2003)
  • Fellow of the American College of Sport Medicine
    (1999)
  • American College of Sport Medicine Young Investigator Award
    (1997)