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Education

Postdoc. 2011 Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

Ph.D. 2008 Texas Woman’s University, Denton, Texas

M.S. 2000 University of Houston, Houston, Texas

B.S. 1997 University of Houston, Houston, Texas


Professional Experience

Assistant Professor (8/2011-present) Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, Campus Box 1126, Edwardsville, IL  62026-1126

Postdoctoral Fellow (1/2009-8/2011) Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Section of Atherosclerosis and Lipoprotein Research, 6565 Fannin St., Fondren/Brown M.S. A601, Houston, Texas 77030

Grant Coordinator (5/2008-1/2009) Texas Woman’s University, Institute for Women’s Health, Denton, Texas 76204

Research Associate (6/2006-5/2008) Texas Woman’s University, Institute for Women’s Health, Denton, Texas 76204

Graduate Teaching Assistant (8/2001-6/2006) Texas Woman’s University, Department of Kinesiology, Denton, Texas 76204

Health and Fitness Specialist (12/2000-8/2001) MediFit Corporate Services, Inc., The Body Shop, Enron Building, Houston, Texas 77001

Graduate Teaching Assistant (8/1999-12/2000) University of Houston, Dept. of Health and Human Performance, Houston, Texas 77204


Peer-Reviewed Publications

Wooten, J.S., Wu, H., Raya, J., Mansoori, A., Perrard, X.D., Perrard, J., & Hoogeveen, R.C. (2014). The influence of an obesity-induced diet on oxysterol metabolism in C57BL/6J mice. Cholesterol. In Press. 

Herrick, J., Holly, M., Smith, B.S., Wooten, J.S., & Kirk, E. (2014). Ventilatory efficiency slope is elevated in asymptomatic obese adults with high resting diastolic blood pressure. Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research. In Press.

Wooten, J.S., Gillard, B.K., Nambi, P., Pownall, H.J., Scott, L.W., Ballantyne, C.M., Smith, E.O., Nambi, V., Coraza, I., & Balasubramanyam, A. (2013). Intensive Lifestyle Modification Reduces Lp-PLA2 in Dyslipidemic HIV/HAART Patients. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 45(6), 1043-1050.

Phillips, M.D., Patrizi, R.M., Cheek, D.J., Wooten, J.S., Barbee, J.J., & Mitchell, J.B. (2012). Whole body resistance training reduces subclinical inflammation in obese, postmenopausal women without fat mass loss. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 44(11), 2099-2110.

Wooten, J.S., Biggerstaff, K.D. & Ben-Ezra, V. (2011). A Single 1-hr session of moderate-intensity aerobic exercise does not modify lipids and lipoproteins in normolipidemic obese women. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, 36(5), 715-722.

Wooten, J.S., Phillips, M.D., Mitchell, J.B., Patrizi, R., Pleasant, R.N., Hein, R.M., Menzies, R.D., & Barbee, J.J. (2011). Resistance exercise and lipoproteins in postmenopausal women. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 32, 7-13.

Wooten, J.S., Biggerstaff, K.D., & Ben-Ezra, V. (2009). Responses of LDL and HDL particle size and distribution to omega-3 fatty acid supplementation and aerobic exercise. Journal of Applied Physiology, 107, 794-800.

Wooten, J.S., Biggerstaff, K.D., & Anderson, C.E. (2008). Response of lipid, lipoprotein-cholesterol, and electrophoretic characteristics of lipoproteins following a single bout of aerobic exercise in women. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 104, 19-27.

Biggerstaff, K.D., & Wooten, J.S. (2004). Understanding lipoproteins as transporters of cholesterol and other lipids. Advances in Physiology Education, 28, 105-106.


Book Chapters

Biggerstaff, K.D., & Wooten, J.S. (2009). Hyperlipidemia and Dyslipidemia, In Ehrman, J., Gordon, P., Visich, P. & Keteyian, S. (Eds.), Clinical Exercise Physiology. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics.


Select Abstracts (Past 5 years)

Wooten, J.S., Nick, T.N., Stout, K.B., Peters, R.L., & Stout, J.J. A high-fat Menhaden oil enriched diet does not prevent metabolic cardiomyopathy. Submitted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (May 28-31, 2014).

Nick, T.N., Stout, K.B., Peters, R.L., & Stout, J.J., & Wooten, J.S. Independent and combined effects of Menhaden oil and high fructose on hepatic lipid metabolism. Submitted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (May 28-31, 2014).

Stout, K.B., Nick, T.N., Peters, R.L., & Stout, J.J., & Wooten, J.S. The lipogenic effect of high-fructose consumption on NAFLD during weight loss. Submitted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (May 28-31, 2014).

Gollie, J.M., Popkess, A.K., Panza, G.S., Wooten, J.S., & Herrick, J.E. Calorie matching prior to resistance training prevents post-exercise increases in glucagon-like peptide-1 in females. Submitted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (May 28-31, 2014).    

Wooten, J.S., Yoder, A.A., Witt, K.A., Kwon, G., Sandoval, K., Orris, C.M., & Stout, J.J. (2013). Effects of human apolipoprotein E3 and E4 genotypes on cardiometabolic disease risk. Accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine.

Stout, J.J., Wooten, J.S., Smith, B., Orris, C.M., Yoder, A.A., Graham, B., & Kirk, E. (2013).  Effects of weight loss and maintenance on hormones associated with hunger and satiety. Accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine.

Gapin, J.I., Wooten, J.S., Bohall, S.H., Stout, J.J., Smith, B., & Kirk, E. (2013). Associations between cognition, weight loss, and BDNF following exercise training in overweight and obese adults. Accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine.

Johns, M., Vernier, S., Patel, B., Brenegen, T., Neumann, W.L., Wooten, J.S., Kwon, G. SR-135, a peroxynitrite decomposing catalyst, prevents weight gain and reduces fasting blood glucose levels in B6D2F1 mice fed with a high-fat diet. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Diabetes Association (June 8-12, 2012).

Chapman, K.S., Wooten, J.S., Nambi, P., Gillard, B.K., Nambi, V., Pownall, H.P., Scott, L.W., Ballantyne, C.M., Coraza, I., Balasubramanyam, A. (2012). Intensive lifestyle modifications reduce Lp-PLA2 mass in patients with HIV-associated dyslipidemia. Presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (May 29-June 2, 2012).

Wooten, J.S., Wu, H., Raya, J., Mansoori, A., Perrard, X.D., Perrard, J., & Hoogeveen, R.C. (2011). The effects of an obesogenic diet on liver oxysterol metabolism in C57BL/6J mice. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 43(5), S815. Presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (May 31-June 4, 2011).

Hoogeveen, R.C., Raya, J.L., Wooten, J.S., Tang, R., Chambless, L.E., Boerwinkle, E., & Ballantyne, C.M. (2010). Relationship between circulating levels of oxysterols and carotid artery characteristics: the ARIC Carotid MRI Study. Presented at the annual meeting of Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 2010 Scientific Sessions (April 8-10, 2010).

Wooten, J.S., Wu, H., Mansoori, A., Raya, J. & Hoogeveen, R.C. (2010). The influence of a high fat and cholesterol diet on oxysterols in C57BL/6J mouse plasma and adipose tissue. Presented at the annual meeting of Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 2010 Scientific Sessions (April 8-10, 2010).

Pleasant, R. Villarreal, M. Wooten, J.S., Hein, R.M., Menzies, R.D., & Philips, M. (2009). Responses of lipids and lipoproteins following acute and training resistance exercise in obese postmenopausal women. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 41(5), S487-8. Presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (May 27-30, 2009).

Villarreal, M., Pleasant, R., DiMarco, N.M., Sanborn, B.C., & Wooten, J.S. (2009). Influence of menopausal status on lipids and lipoproteins and fat mass distribution: the Pioneer Project. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 41(5), S401. Presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (May 27-30, 2009). 

Wooten, J.S., FitzGerald, Y., Villarreal, M., Biggerstaff, K.D., & Ben-Ezra, V. (2008). Acute response of lipid and lipoprotein metabolism following aerobic exercise in women who are obese. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 40(5), S57. Presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (May 28 – May 31, 2008).