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Prof Rod Snow

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Position

Deputy Head Of School

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Applied Science, Footscray Inst. of Technology, 1984
Master of Applied Science, Footscray Inst. of Technology, 1989
Doctor of Philosophy, Victoria Univ. of Technology, 1997

Contact

rod.snow@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 925 17315

Research interests

Major research interest is understanding how skeletal muscle regulates creatine content in health and disease

Teaching interests

Lecturer in undergraduate units including HBS109, HSE303, HSE201, HSE304 and HSE208. Co-supervisor of three PhD and one honours student.

Conferences

Ireland Z, Castillo-Melendez M, Dickinson H, Russell AP, Snow R, Walker DW. 2011. Maternal dietary creatine supplementation protects the newborn spiny mouse brain from intrapartum hypoxia. Australian Neuroscience Society, Auckland. Brown EL, Sepulveda P, Wright CR, Snow R, Russell AP. 2010. PGC-1α and PGC-1β regulate protein synthesis in C2C12 myotubes. Australian Physiological Society Meeting Adelaide. Russell AP, Wright CR, Snow R J, Ward AC. 2009. G-CSF as a potential therapeutic target for skeletal muscle regeneration. Making Muscle in the Embryo and Adult. A joint meeting of Frontiers in Myogenesis and Skeletal Muscle Satellite and Stem Cells, New York. Wallace MA, Sepulveda PV, Snow RJ, Russell AP. 2009. STARS is upregulated following endurance exercise- a PGC-1/MEF2 mediated response? Making Muscle in the Embryo and Adult. A joint meeting of Frontiers in Myogenesis and Skeletal Muscle Satellite and Stem Cells, New York. Stefanetti RJ, Snow RJ, Russell AP. 2009. The role and regulation of atrogin-1 in human myotubes. Making Muscle in the Embryo and Adult. A joint meeting of Frontiers in Myogenesis and Skeletal Muscle Satellite and Stem Cells, New York.

Awards

2003 Professional Achievement Award for Research, School of Human Movement, Recreation and Performance, Victoria University of Technology.

Publications

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