Mary Stenson

Course Load

Education

SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE-Springfield, Massachusetts 
Ph.D., Exercise Physiology

SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE-Springfield, Massachusetts
Master of Science, Exercise Physiology

NIAGARA UNIVERSITY - Niagara University, New York
Bachelor of Science in Biology with University Honors
Minor in Religious Studies

Professional Memberships/Certifications

Member: American College of Sports Medicine
Member: Northland Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine
Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society- Niagara University
Sigma Alpha Sigma Honor Society- Niagara University
CPR, First Aid, and AED Certified

Grants

Rooney Summer Research Grant (Summer 2012, 2014).

Scholarship

Bouley, K. J., Stenson, M. C., Matthews, T. D., & Paolone, V. J. (2012, May). The effect of shivering on the precooling response during endurance exercise. Poster presented at the 2012 American College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, San Francisco, CA and abstract to be published in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise.

Cherekos, S., Engholm, J., Boo, M., Bozzo, A., & Stenson, M. C. (2012, May). The effect of caffeine on anaerobic performance: A preliminary study. Poster presented at the 2012 American College of Sports Medicine National Meeting, San Francisco, CA and abstract to be published in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. Manuscript in preparation.

Hagen, M. A., Bouchard, C. E., Donohue, J. M., Stenson, M. C., & Fischer, D. V. (2012, March; 2012, April). Do division III cross country runners experience the intended coach prescribed training impulse (TRIMP)? Poster session presented at the 2012 American College of Sports Medicine Northland Chapter Spring Tutorial, Saint Paul, MN and at the 2012 CSB/SJU Celebrating Scholarship and Creativity Day, Saint Joseph, MN. Awarded 4th place in the Undergraduate Research category at the 2012 American College of Sports Medicine Northland Chapter Spring Tutorial.

Hanson, A. M., Stenson, M. C., & Fischer, D. V. (2012, March; 2012, April). Use of Rate of Perceived Exertion Measured During Progressive Treadmill Testing. Poster session presented at the 2012 American College of Sports Medicine Northland Chapter Spring Tutorial, Saint Paul, MN and at the 2012 CSB/SJU Celebrating Scholarship and Creativity Day, Saint Joseph, MN.

Krieger, A. E., Stenson, M. C., & Fischer, D. V. (2012, March; 2012, April). Relationship between Rate of Perceived Exertion and Blood Lactate Concentration in Female Cross Country Runners. Poster session presented at the 2012 American College of Sports Medicine Northland Chapter Spring Tutorial, Saint Paul, MN and at the 2012 CSB/SJU Celebrating Scholarship and Creativity Day, Saint Joseph, MN.

Schlangen, D. M., & Schoenecker, J. H., Stenson, M. C., & Fischer, D. V. (2012, March; 2012, April). Calculating training impulse: A comparison of three methods. Poster session presented at the 2012 American College of Sports Medicine Northland Chapter Spring Tutorial, Saint Paul, MN and at the 2012 CSB/SJU Celebrating Scholarship and Creativity Day, Saint Joseph, MN. Awarded 5th place in the Undergraduate Research category at the 2012 American College of Sports Medicine Northland Chapter Spring Tutorial.

Woelfel, J. R., Schwab, K. J.,  Helmer, J. L., & Tobias, A. M., Fischer, D. V., & Stenson, M. C. (2012, April). Effects of cold water immersion on competitive female dancers during 3 days of unaccustomed training. Poster session presented at the 2012 American College of Sports Medicine Northland Chapter Spring Tutorial, Saint Paul, MN and at the 2012 CSB/SJU Celebrating Scholarship and Creativity Day, Saint Joseph, MN.

Pieklo, M. C. "Hydration and Optimal Performance." Presented at the 2010 National Strength and Conditioning Association and New England Health, Racquet, and Sportsclub Association Annual Conference, May, 2010

Pieklo, M. C., Redmond, J. E., Bouley, K. J., Matthews, T. D., Paolone, V. J. "Effects of breakfast omission and an acute bout of exercise on serum lipid concentrations." Presented at the 2009 National American College of Sports Medicine Conference, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 41(5): S485-486, May 2009

Bouley, K. J., Pieklo, M. C., Matthews, T. D., Paolone, V. J. "Influence of body fat percentage on agility, strength, and endurance performance." Presented at the 2009 National American College of Sports Medicine Conference, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 41(5): S459, May 2009

Davidson, P., Bouley, K., Craig, C., Collins. S., McMahon, G., Pieklo, M., Redmond, J., Sawyer, J., VanLangen, D., Paolone, V. J. "Effect of hydration pattern on thermoregulation during exercise in dehydrated females: Preliminary data and trends." Presented at the 2009 National American College of Sports Medicine Conference, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 41(5): S424, May 2009

Redmond, J. E., Pieklo, M. C., Coughlin, M. A., Matthews, T. D., Paolone, V. J. "The menstrual cycle effects on the immune system response to acute exercise." Presented at the 2009 National American College of Sports Medicine Conference, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 41(5): S99-100, May 2009

Sawyer, J., Pieklo, M. C., Collins, S., Matthews, T. D., Paolone, V. J. "Hormonal responses of untrained males and females after an acute bout of resistance training." Presented at the 2009 National American College of Sports Medicine Conference, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 41(5): S131-132, May 2009

Pieklo, M. C., Martin, S. M., Edwards, W. J. "The occurrence of coronary artery disease and dioxin contamination in the Niagara River region." Presented at the Eastern Colleges Science Conference, April 2006.
Manuscript in preparation.

Martin, S. M., Pieklo, M. C., Edwards, W. J. "Sex ratio association with dioxin levels in the Niagara River region." Presented at the Eastern Colleges Science Conference, April, 2006.

Family

Mary and her husband, Matt, live in St. Joseph.

Mary Stenson, Ph.D.