Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport
100 Devonshire Place
Toronto Ontario M5S 2C9
Human Physiology Research Unit www.drgregwells.com
Degrees & Training
PhD, University of Toronto, 2004
MSc, University of Toronto, 1999
BPE, University of Calgary, 1994
Post Doctoral Fellowship, The Hospital for Sick Children, 2007
Physiological assessment and training
High performance sport
Chronic diseases in children
The Banting and Best Diabetes Centre
The Cardiovascular Collaborative Research Pogram
Toronto Musculoskeletal Centre
White GE, Wells GD. The effect of on-hill active recovery performed between runs on blood lactate concentration and fatigue in alpine ski racers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2014 Dec 24. Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25546445 (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
Sarah L. West, Clodagh S. O’Gorman, Alyaa H. Elzibak, Jessica Caterini, Michael Noseworthy, Tammy Rayner, Jill Hamilton, Greg D. Wells. Skeletal muscle microvascular function in girls with Turner Syndrome. BBA Clinical. 2014 Dec 12;3(June):25-30. Available from: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214647414000373 (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
Sinopoli KJ, Chen JK, Wells G, Fait P, Ptito A, Taha T, Keightley M. Imaging “brain strain” in youth athletes with mild traumatic brain injury during dual-task performance. Journal of Neurotrauma. 2014 Nov 15;15(31(22)):1843-59. Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24902051. Coauthor or Collaborator.
Caterini JE, Elzibak AH, Michel EJ, McCrindle BW, Redington AN, Thompson S, Noseworthy MD, Wells GD. Characterizing blood oxygen level-dependent (BOLD) response following in-magnet quadriceps exercise. MAGMA. 2014 Sep 24. [Epub ahead of print]
Russell C, Papadopoulos E, Mezil Y, Wells GD, Plyley MJ, Greenway M, Klentrou P. Acute versus chronic supplementation of sodium citrate on 200 m performance in adolescent swimmers. J Int Soc Sports Nutr. 2014.
White GE, Rhind SG, Wells GD. The effect of various cold-water immersion protocols on exercise-induced inflammatory response and functional recovery from high-intensity sprint exercise. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2014 Oct 17;114(11):2353-2367. (Trainee publication). Senior Responsible Author.
Banks L, Wells GD, McCrindle BW. Cardiac energy metabolism is positively associated with skeletal muscle energy metabolism in physically active adolescents and young adults. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2014 Mar;39(3):363-8.
A complete list of Dr. Wells' publications can be found at Google Scholar
Staff Scientist, Department of Anaesthesia. The Toronto General Hospital.
Associate Scientist, Physiology and Experimental Medicine. The Hospital for Sick Children.
Jessica Caterini (Ph.D.)
Barbar Cifra (M.Sc.)
Sara Thompson (M.Sc.)
Dafna Sussman (Post doc)
Sarah West (Post doc)
Gillian White (Ph.D.)