Ronald Otterstetter, Ph.D.

Dr. Ronald Otterstetter

Ronald Otterstetter Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Sport Science & Wellness Education
College of Education, The University of Akron


Presentations

Invited Speaker

  1. S. Buser, K. Herold, R. Kappler, R. Otterstetter, T. Jurging. Best Practices: Athletic Healthcare Collaborative Programming Among University of Akron and Partnerships. Forum at the National Career Pathways Network 2009 Conference. Atlanta, GA. October 2009.
  2. R. Otterstetter. New Directions in Sports Nutrition “Fueling the Endurance Athlete.”  Protein and Endurance Performance. The University of Akron Nutrition Center.
  3. R. Otterstetter.  Ties Between the Generations: Looking to the Future, Building on the Past.   Institute for Life-Span Development and Gerontology 35th Anniversary

Abstracts/Poster Presentations

  1. R. Otterstetter, M. R. Feeback, E. J. Corbett, B. J. Kennell. Effect of L-arginine Supplementation on Nitric Oxide and VO2 max in Healthy Males. Poster presented at ACSM National Conference – May 2011 -Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 43 (5) Supplement p. S406 – 2011
  2. A. Salameh, J. Rosneck, D. Waechter, R. Otterstetter. Achieving Optimal Stress Test Time in Patient Testing: The Accelerated Ramped Protocol. Poster presented at AACVPR National Conference – July 2010. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention – (abstract) Vol 30 (4) p. 275
  3. M. R. Feeback, E. J. Corbett, B. J. Kennell, R. Otterstetter. Effect of L-Arginine Supplementation on Lactic Acid and VO2 max in Healthy Males. Poster presented at ACSM National Conference – May 2010 -Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 42 (5) Supplement p. S778 – 2010
  4. E.J. Ryan, A. Jankowski-Wilkinson, D. M. Bellar, C-H Kim, M.D. Muller,  M. Russell, R. Otterstetter, E.L. Glickman FACSM, G.H. Kamimori FACSM. The Effects of Caffeine Administered in Chewing Gum on Psychomotor Performance Following Acute Bouts of Exhaustive Cycling. Poster presented at ACSM National Conference – May 2010 -Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 42 (5) Supplement p. S288 – 2010
  5. A. Thompson, J. Khubchandani, J. H. Price, J. Dake, H. Schmalzried, M. Adeyanju,  J. Murnan, D. Pringle, K. Zullig, J. Ausherman, D. L. Jackson, R. Otterstetter, S. Douthat,L. G. Esprit, JR, College students' coverage and perceptions of health insurance. Presented at the 137th  American Public Health Association Meeting – April 2010 - Annals of Behavioral Medicine. (abstract) Vol 39 (5) Supplement p. S84
  6. R. Otterstetter, L.C. Smith, S.A. Mroczkowski, L. Murray, S. Buser. Effects of gender and different temperature modalities on contraction force following a resistance exercise program. Poster presented at ACSM National Conference – May 2009 -Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 41 (5) Supplement p. S298 – 2009
  7. E.J. Ryan, C-H Kim, M.D. Muller, A. Jankowski-Wilkinson, M. Russell, M.V. Bliss, D. Bellar, R. Otterstetter, J.E. Barkley, E.L. Glickman, FACSM, G.H. Kamimori FACSM. Low Dose Caffeine Does Not Enhance Cycle Time To Exhaustion. Oral presentation at National ACSM conference,  May 2009 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 41 (5) Supplement p. S79 – 2009
  8. C-H Kim, A. Jankowski-Wilkinson, E.J. Ryan, M.D. Muller, M. Russell, M.V. Bliss, D. Bellar, R. Otterstetter, G.H. Kamimori FACSM, J. Barkley , E.L. Glickman FACSM. Low Dose Caffeine Does Not Decrease Perceived Exertion And Leg Pain During Exhaustive Cycling. Poster presentation at National ACSM conference – May 2009 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 41 (5) Supplement p. S421 – 2009
  9. B.J. Kennell, M.R. Feeback, E. Corbett, J.B. Naylor, R. Otterstetter. Effects of L-Arginine Supplementation on Pre and Post Maximal Exercise Inflammatory Response. Poster presentation at National ACSM conference – May 2009 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 41 (5) Supplement p. S548 – 2009
  10. L.C. Smith, S.A. Mroczkowski, S. Buser, S. Bemis, R. Otterstetter. Effect of Thermotherapy and Cryotherapy on Muscle Hypertrophy and Muscle Contraction Force Following Resistance Training. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference  - June 2008 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 40 (5) Supplement p. S258 – 2008
  11. R. Otterstetter, L Murray, GH Kamimori, FACSM, EL Glickman, FACSM. Effects of Aspirin on Catecholamine Responses of Males During Acute Cold Exposure. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference  - June 2007 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 39 (5) Supplement p. S276 – 2007.
  12. L. Murray, R. Demes, J Heltzel-Juvancic, K. Pierce, G. Farnell, T. Collinsworth, R. Otterstetter, EL Glickman, FACSM. Effect of Fitness Level on Thermoregulatory Variables in Healthy Males After Cold Exposure. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference  - June 2007 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 39 (5) Supplement p. S276 – 2007.
  13. EL Glickman,FACSM, L. Murray, R. Demes, J Heltzel-Juvancic, K. Pierce, T. Collinsworth, R. Otterstetter, G. Farnell. Effect of Aspirin Ingestion and Fitness Level on Thermal Sensation Following Acute Cold Exposure. Poster presentation at ACSM
  14. National Conference - June 2007 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 37 (5) Supplement p. S275 – 2007.
  15. L. Murray, R. Otterstetter, EL Glickman, FACSM. Effect of Varying Doses of Aspirin on Blood Coagulation Variables After Acute Cold Exposure in Healthy Males. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference  - June 2006 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 37 (5) Supplement p. S423 – 2006.
  16. R. Otterstetter, L. Murray, M. Kalinski,FACSM, EL Glickman,FACSM. Effect of Aspirin on Hematologic Responses of Males During Acute Cold Exposure. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference - June 2006 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 37 (5) Supplement p. S423 – 2006.
  17. EL Glickman,FACSM, L. Murray, R. Otterstetter. Effect of Varying Doses of Aspirin on Thermal Sensation During and Following Acute Cold Exposure. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference - June 2006 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 37 (5) Supplement p. S423-S424 – 2006.
  18. G. Farnell, L. Murray, R. Otterstetter, H. Elco, EL Glickman,FACSM.
  19. Effect of Varying Doses of Aspirin on Energy Substrate Utilization During Acute Cold Exposure. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference -June 2006 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 37 (5) Supplement p. S423 – 2006.
  20. R. Otterstetter, L. Murray, M. Kalinski, FACSM, E. L. Glickman, FACSM.  Effects of aspirin on thermoregulatory responses in males during acute cold exposure – Thematic Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference – June 2005 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 37 (5) Supplement p. S212-S213 – 2005.
  21. L. Murray, R. Otterstetter, E. L. Glickman, FACSM.  Effect of aspirin on thermal and metabolic variables after cold exposure in healthy males - Thematic Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference – June 2005 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 37 (5) Supplement p. S213– 2005.
  22. E. L. Glickman, FACSM, R. Otterstetter, L. Murray, H. Elco.  Evaluating physiological strain in males during acute cold exposure following aspirin ingestion. - Thematic Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference – June 2005 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 37 (5) Supplement p. S213 – 2005.
  23. E. Latsch, R. Otterstetter, E. L. Glickman, FACSM.  Effect of lactate salts on performance and metabolic variables during incremental exercise in healthy males - Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference – June 2005 -  Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 37 (5) Supplement p. S40 – 2005.
  24. E. S. Potkanowicz, R. Otterstetter, E. L. Glickman, FACSM. Caloric Expenditure and Substrate Utilization of African American versus Caucasian Males During Cold-Water Immersion - Thematic Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference – June 2005 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 37 (5) Supplement p. S213– 2005.
  25. Y.M. Perry, G.H. Kamimori, C.M. LaJambe  D.A. Phares, R. Otterstetter , H.Q. Davis.  Effects of Menstrual Cycle Phase and Oral Contraceptive Use on Plasma Cortisol and Catecholamines during Moderate and High Intensity Exercise. Poster presentation - Experimental Biology Conference April 2004. FASEB Journal (abstract) Vol 18(5):A1289-A1290 Suppl S Mar 24 2004.          
  26. C. C. Cheatham, N. Caine, M. Blegen, E. S. Potkanowicz, G. H. Kamimori FACSM, J. L. Marcinkiewicz, R. Otterstetter, E. L. Glickman FACSM. The effects of nicotine on the metabolic and hormonal responses during acute cold exposure.  Slide presentation at ACSM National Conference – June 2004 -  Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 36 (5) Supplement p. S130 – 2004.
  27. N. Caine-Bish, E. S. Potkanowicz, R. Otterstetter, M. Blegen, E. L. Glickman FACSM. Hormonal Responses of Sleep Deprived Males and Females Exposed to 12°C for 180-min.  Slide presentation at ACSM National Conference – June 2004 -  Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 36 (5) Supplement p. S130 – 2004.
  28. E. S. Potkanowicz, R. Otterstetter, C. M. Hearon, E. L. Glickman FACSM. The influence of ethnicity on thermoregulation during immersion in 20 and 27°C for 120 minutes.  Slide presentation at ACSM National Conference – June 2004 -  Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 36 (5) Supplement p. S130 – 2004.
  29. E. L. Glickman FACSM, E. Potkanowicz, R. Otterstetter, N. Caine-Bish. Evaluating Physiological Strain in Old vs. Young Males Using a Cold Strain Index.  Slide presentation at ACSM National Conference – June 2004 -  Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 36 (5) Supplement p. S130 – 2004.    
  30. R. Otterstetter, E. S. Potkanowicz, C. M. Hearon, E. L. Glickman FACSM.  Thermal Sensation of Caucasians vs. African Americans During Immersion in 20 and 27°C for 120-minutes.  Slide presentation at ACSM National Conference – June 2004 -  Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 36 (5) Supplement p. S130 – 2004.
  31. R. Otterstetter, E. S. Potkanowicz, N. Caine-Bish, C. C. Cheatham, M. Blegen, E. L. Glickman FACSM. Evaluating physiological strain during cold exposure in males and femaleusing a cold strain index.  Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference – May 2003 -  Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 35 (5) Supplement p. S25 – 2003.
  32. E. S. Potkanowicz, N. Caine-Bish, R. Otterstetter, C. M. Hearon, E. L. Glickman FACSM. Caloric expenditure and substrate utilization of young and old males during acute cold exposure. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference – May 2003 Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 35 (5) Supplement p. S25 – 2003.
  33. E. S. Potkanowicz, N. Caine, R. Otterstetter, E. L. Glickman FACSM. Thermal, metabolic, and perceptual responses of apparently healthy old and young men during exposure to 12, 18, and 27°C for 120-minutes. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference – May 2002 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 34 (5) Supplement p. S144 – 2002
  34. N. Caine, E. S. Potkanowicz, M. Blegen, R. Otterstetter, E. L. Glickman FACSM. The effect of sleep deprivation on thermoregulation in males exposed to 12°C for 180 min. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference – May 2002 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 34 (5) Supplement p. S144 – 2002.
  35. N. Caine-Bish, E. S. Potkanowicz, R. Otterstetter, E. L. Glickman . The Effect of sleep deprivation on thermoregulation in males and females exposed to 12°C for 120-minutes. Poster presentation at 10th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics – September 23-28; 2002, Fukuoka, Japan.
  36. E. Potkanowicz, N. Caine, R. Otterstetter, E. L. Glickman.  Thermal sensation of old vs  Young Males at 12, 18, and 27°C For 120-Minutes.  The 10th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics, September 23-28; 2002, Fukuoka, Japan.
  37. G.H. Kamimori, C. Karyakar, R. Otterstetter, D. Cox, N. Eddington. Relative bioavailability and absorption rate of caffeine and capsule form in normal males. Presentation at FASEB meeting. FASEB Journal 15(5):A916 Part 2 Mar 8 2001.
  38. R. Otterstetter, L. M. Szymanski, G. H. Kamimori FACSM, C. M. Kessler, M. R. Gold, B. Fernhall FACSM.  Effect of maximal exercise on hemostatic markers in users and non users of oral contraceptives.  Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference – May 1999 – Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 31 (5) Supplement p. S64 - 1999.
  39. R. Otterstetter, G. H. Kamimori FASCM, A. K. Lyden, T. J. Balkin, D. A. Brown, H. Q. Davis.  The effect of the menstrual cycle and oral contraceptives on cognitive performance during exercise.   Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference - May 1997 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 29 (5) Supplement p. S121 - 1997.
  40. G. H. Kamimori FASCM, K. D. Mittleman FACSM, C. Zacher, R. Otterstetter, D. A. Brown, M. Santaromana , H. Q. Davis.  Effect of the menstrual cycle on serum cortisol during moderate and high intensity exercise. Poster presentation at ACSM National Conference - May 1997 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise - (abstract) Vol 29 (5) Supplement p. S201 - 1997.
  41. G. H. Kamimori, R. Otterstetter, N. Lawless, M. Santaromana, H. Q. Davis.  Effect of acute hypoxia on arterial and venous catecholamine responses in humans. Poster  presentation at 10th International Symposium on Hypoxia and Mountain  Medicine - February 1997.
  42. M. Renaud, G. H. Kamimori FASCM, M. Santaromana, T. Wang, R. Otterstetter, D. Brown, T. J. Balkin, H. Q. Davis.  Effect of gender and menstrual cycle on catecholamine responses during moderate and heavy exercise. Poster presentation at ACSM Mid Atlantic Regional Conference - November 1996.
  43. A. K. Lyden, R. Otterstetter, G. H. Kamimori FACSM.  Effect of terfenadine and dyphenhydramine on cognitive performance at rest and during light exercise. Poster presentation at ACSM National Meeting - May 1996 - Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise (abstract) Vol. 28 (5) Supplement p. S35 – 1996.
  44. R. Otterstetter, G. H. Kamimori, M. Santaromana, N. Lawless, H. Q. Davis.  Arterial and venous catecholamine responses associated with hypoxia-induced acute mountain sickness.  Oral presentation at SEBM Annual Graduate Student and Scientist Symposium - March 1996 (abstract) Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine Vol. 212 (4) pp 386  September 1996.
  45. R. Otterstetter, G. H. Kamimori FACSM, M. Santaromana, N. Lawless, H. Q. Davis. Arterial and venous catecholamine response during 8 hours of acute hypoxia in males and females.  Poster presentation at ACSM Mid Atlantic Regional Conference - November 1995.
  46. D. A. Brown, G. H. Kamimori FASCM, M. Santaromana, R. Otterstetter, A. K. Lyden, T. J. Balkin, G. L. Belenky, H. Q. Davis.  Effect of gender and menstrual cycle on glucose and lactate during two intensities of exercisePoster presentation at ACSM Mid Atlantic Regional Conference - November 1995.