Eric C. Bredahl, PhD
Eric C. Bredahl, PhD

Eric C. Bredahl, PhD

Assistant Professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Exercise Science

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Bredahl EC, Hydock DS. Creatine and its Effects on Doxorubicin-Induced Muscle Dysfunction. Nutrition and Cancer, Nutrition and Cancer, 2016
  • Bredahl EC, Pfannenstiel KB, Quinn CJ, Hayward R, Hydock DS. Effects of Exercise on Doxorubicin-Induced Skeletal Muscle Dysfunction., Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 48 (8), 1468-1473, 2016
  • Hydock D, Bredahl E, Gibson N, Quinn C, Hayward R. Correlations between skeletal muscle and cardiac function in exercised and sedentary rats receiving doxorubicin., Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 46, 152, 2014
  • Quinn C, Elzaidi N, Gibson N, Bredahl E, Hayward R, Hydock DS. Skeletal muscle SERCA expression following doxorubicin treatment: effects of exercise., Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 46, 273, 2014
  • Bredahl E, Hydock D. The effects of creatine incubation on doxorubicin-induced muscle dysfunction., Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 46, 370, 2014
  • Hydock D, Bredahl E, Gibson, N, Quinn, C, Hayward R. Differential effects of endurance training and resistance training on doxorubicin-induced skeletal muscle dysfunction., The Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, 28, 884-5, 2014
  • Quinn C, Gibson N, Bashore A, Bredahl E, Hayward R, Hydock D. Protective effect of chronic exercise against doxorubicin exposure in the rat thymus., The Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, 28, 884-4, 2014
  • Hayward R, Hydock D, Gibson N, Greufe S, Bredahl E, Parry T. Tissue retention of doxorubicin and its effects on cardiac, smooth, and skeletal muscle function., Journal of Physiology and Biochemistry, 69, 177-187, 2013
  • Bredahl E, Pfannenstiel K, Greufe S, Gibson N, Quinn C, Schneider C, Hayward R, Hydock D. Effects of a resistance training model on doxorubicin-induced muscle dysfunction in the rat., Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 45, 150, 2013
  • Hydock D, Bredahl E, Gibson N, Quinn C, Schneider C, Hayward R. Endurance exercise and doxorubicin-induced skeletal muscle dysfunction., The Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, 27, 712-27, 2013
  • Quinn C, Gibson N, Bredahl E, Schneider C, Hayward R, Hydock D. Intramuscular doxorubicin accumulation and skeletal muscle fatigue: effects of prior exercise., The Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, 27, 712-28, 2013

Publications

  • Bredahl E, Hydock D. Effects of Resistance Training and Creatine Monohydrate on Doxorubicin-Induced muscle dysfunction, Integrative Cancer Therapies

Presentations

  • Bredahl E, Hydock D. Effects of Resistance Training and Creatine Monohydrate on Doxorubicin-Induced Muscle Fatigue. American College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, Boston, MA, 2016, 2016
  • Bredahl EC, Quinn CJ, Hayward R, Hydock DS. The Effects of Exercise on Antioxidants in Doxorubicin Treated Type 2 Muscle . Poster Presentation, American. College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2015, 2015
  • Hydock D, Bredahl E, Gibson N, Quinn C, Hayward R. Correlations between skeletal muscle and cardiac function in exercised and sedentary rats receiving doxorubicin. Poster Presentation, American College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2014., 2014
  • Quinn C, Elzaidi N, Gibson N, Bredahl E, Hayward R, Hydock D. Skeletal muscle SERCA expression following doxorubicin treatment: effects of exercise. Poster Presentation, American College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2014., 2014
  • Bredahl E, Hydock D. The effects of creatine incubation on doxorubicin-induced muscle dysfunction. Poster Presentation, American College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2014., 2014
  • Bredahl E, Hydock D. The effects of creatine incubation on doxorubicin-induced muscle dysfunction. Poster Presentation, American College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2014., 2014
  • Hydock D, Bredahl E, Gibson, N, Quinn, C, Hayward R. Differential effects of endurance training and resistance training on doxorubicin-induced skeletal muscle dysfunction. Poster Presentation, Experimental Biology Meeting, San Diego, 2014., 2014
  • Quinn C, Gibson N, Bashore A, Bredahl E, Hayward R, Hydock D. Protective effect of chronic exercise against doxorubicin exposure in the rat thymus. Poster Presentation, Experimental Biology Meeting, San Diego, 2014., 2014
  • Bredahl E, Hydock D. The effects of creatine incubation on doxorubicin-induced muscle dysfunction. Poster Presentation, Rocky Mountain American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, 2014., 2014
  • Bredahl E, Pfannenstiel K, Greufe S, Gibson N, Quinn C, Schneider C, Hayward R, Hydock D. Effects of a resistance training model on doxorubicin-induced muscle dysfunction in the rat. Poster Presentation, American College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, 2013., 2013
  • Hydock D, Bredahl E, Gibson N, Quinn C, Schneider C, Hayward R. Endurance exercise and doxorubicin-induced skeletal muscle dysfunction. Poster Presentation, Experimental Biology Meeting, Boston, MA, 2013., 2013
  • Quinn C, Gibson N, Bredahl E, Schneider C, Hayward R, Hydock D. Intramuscular doxorubicin accumulation and skeletal muscle fatigue: effects of prior exercise. Poster Presentation, Experimental Biology Meeting, Boston, MA, 2013., 2013
  • Bredahl E, Pfannenstiel K, Greufe S, Gibson N, Quinn C, Schneider C, Hayward R, Hydock D. Effects of a resistance training model on doxorubicin-induced muscle dysfunction in the rat. Poster Presentation, Rocky Mountain American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, 2013., 2013
  • Bredahl E, Gibson N, Greufe S, Pfannenstiel K, Parry T, Schneider C, Hayward R, and Hydock D. Intramuscular Doxorubicin Accumulation and Skeletal Muscle Function. American College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2012., 2012
  • Bredahl E, Hydock D, Iwaniec U, Turner R, Parry T, Schneider C, Hayward H. Effects of treadmill training on doxorubicin and goserelin acetate-induced bone degeneration. Poster Presentation, American Physiological Society Intersociety Meeting: The Integrative Biology of Exercise, Westminster, CO, 2012., 2012
  • Kenefick K, Smith J, Bredahl E, Hydock D. Rat metabolic responses during treadmill running following doxorubicin injections in sedentary and exercise trained rats. Poster Presentation, American Physiological Society Intersociety Meeting: The Integrative Biology of Exercise, Westminster, CO, 2012., 2012
  • Bredahl E, Gibson N, Greufe S, Pfannenstiel K, Parry T, Schneider C, Hayward R, Hydock D. Intramuscular doxorubicin accumulation and skeletal muscle dysfunction. Poster Presentation, American College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2012., 2012
  • Bredahl E, Gibson N, Greufe S, Pfannenstiel K, Parry T, Schneider C, Hayward R, Hydock D. Intramuscular doxorubicin accumulation and skeletal muscle dysfunction. Poster Presentation, Rocky Mountain American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, Colorado Springs, CO, 2012., 2012

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Minimizing chemotherapy-induced muscle dysfunction with exercise Rehabilitation techniques capable of preserving functional capacity during and following chemotherapy Effects of nutritional interventions to minimize cancer related fatigue Muscle mass recovery after exercise

Grant Funding Received

  • Sport and Exercise Science Travel Grant University of Northern Colorado The effects of creatine incubation on doxorubicin-induced muscle dysfunction.
  • Sport and Exercise Science Travel Grant University of Northern Colorado Effects of a resistance training model on doxorubicin-induced muscle dysfunction in the rat.
  • Graduate Student Association Research Grant University of Northern Colorado Effects of treadmill training on doxorubicin and goserelin acetate-induced bone degeneration
  • The Combined Effects of Creatine and Resistance Training on Doxorubicin-induced Muscle Dysfunction

Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Student presentation 5th place, American College of Sports Medicine Rocky Mountain Chapter, 2014
  • Nomination for excellence in research, Natural Health Sciences, Student Research Celebration , 2014
  • Nomination for excellence in research, Natural Health Sciences, Student Research Celebration University of Northern Colorado, 2013
  • Research Excellence Award Recipient for 2nd Place, Annual Research Conference, 2013