Dr. Michael Welikonich is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and a Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP-C) by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM).  His research interests include the effect of nutritional supplementation on exercise performance and self-regulation of exercise intensity. Dr. Welikonich enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with his family.

PhD Exercise Physiology, University of Pittsburgh, 2010
MS Exercise Science, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, 2004
MEd Sport Management, East Stroudsburg University, 1998
BS Exercise Physiology, East Stroudsburg University, 1997

Mookerjee S, Welikonich MJ, Ratamess NA. Comparison of Energy Expenditure during Single vs Multiple-Set Resistance Exercise. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 30(5): 1447–1452, May 2016.

Welikonich MJ, Nagle EF, Goss FL, Robertson RJ, Crawford K.   Effect of carbohydrate-protein supplementation on resistance exercise performance, perceived exertion, and salivary cortisol. 43 (5): 586-587, May 2011.

  • Physiology
  • Exercise Testing
  • Exercise Prescription




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