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Prof Ioannis Vogiatzis

Professor

Department: Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation

Ioannis -Vogiatzis ,-Northumbria -University -webOver the past five years he has been a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Applied Physiology (an official journal of the American Physiological Society) and the journal of Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology.

Ioannis is considered an opinion leader in the area of Pulmonary Rehabilitation holding the Chair of the Rehabilitation and Chronic Care group of the European Respiratory Society (ERS). He has contributed to three Position Statements of the American Thoracic and European Respiratory Societies on Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Skeletal Muscle Dysfunction and Daily Physical Activity in patients with chronic lung diseases.  Recently on behalf of the American and European Respiratory Societies, he co-chaired an international task force producing a Policy Statement for enhancing implementation, use and delivery of Pulmonary Rehabilitation globally.

Besides his background in Physiology and Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Ioannis has a long truck working and studying elite athletes.  For eight years he served as a member of the Medical Commission of the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) and participated as head physiologist for the Greek Sailing Federation in the Olympic Games in Sydney (2000) and Athens (2004). He has published several papers on the physiological limitations of performance of Olympic Class sailors. 

Ioannis has a very good record of research funding generation mainly from EU and pharmaceutical industry sources on projects covering aspects of physical activity, pulmonary rehabilitation, telemedicine, respiratory mechanics, phenotypic and genotypic skeletal muscle profiling and computed aided rehabilitation. He has published over 100 papers having an H index of 30. He has made a chapter contribution to the contemporary version of the “Textbook of Physiology” (Comprehensive Physiology) and successfully supervised several Ph.D. (n=7) and M.Sc. (n=10) students, many of whom have received prestigious awards at international congresses. 

Campus Address

Northumberland Building
NB 227


Qualifications

Physiology PhD September 01 2016

Key Publications

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  • Cardiac output measurement during exercise in COPD, Louvaris, Z., Spetsioti, S., Andrianopoulos, V., Chynkiamis, N., Habazettl, H., Wagner, H., Zakynthinos, S., Wagner, P., Vogiatzis, I. 1 Apr 2019, In: Clinical Respiratory Journal
  • Contrasting the physiological effects of heliox and oxygen during exercise in a patient with advanced COPD, Louvaris, Z., Vogiatzis, I. 1 Sep 2019, In: Breathe
  • ERS Statement on Respiratory Muscle Testing at Rest and during Exercise, Laveneziana, P., Albuquerque, A., Aliverti, A., Babb, T., Barreiro, E., Dres, M., Dubé, B., Fauroux, B., Gea, J., Guenette, J., Hudson, A., Kabitz, H., Laghi, F., Langer, D., Luo, Y., Alberto Neder, J., O'donnell, D., Polkey, M., Rabinovich, R., Rossi, A., Series, F., Similowski, T., Spengler, C., Vogiatzis, I., Verges, S. 13 Jun 2019, In: European Respiratory Journal
  • Hemodynamic effects of portable non-invasive ventilation in healthy men, Chynkiamis, N., Armstrong, M., Manifield, J., Hume, E., Reilly, C., Aliverti, A., O'Doherty, A., Vogiatzis, I. 1 Oct 2019, In: Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology
  • Intermittent Use of Portable NIV Increases Exercise Tolerance in COPD: A Randomised, Cross-Over Trial, Vogiatzis, I., Chynkiamis, N., Armstrong, M., Lane, N., Hartley, T., Gray, W., Bourke, S. 15 Jan 2019, In: Journal of Clinical Medicine
  • Is Two Better Than One? The Impact of Doubling Training Volume in Severe COPD, Paneroni, M., Vogiatzis, I., Belli, S., Savio, G., Visca, D., Zampogna, E., Aliani, M., De Carolis, V., Maniscalco, M., Simonelli, C., Vitacca, M. 18 Jul 2019, In: Journal of Clinical Medicine
  • Personalized exercise training in chronic lung diseases, Armstrong, M., Vogiatzis, I. 1 Sep 2019, In: Respirology
  • Progression of physical inactivity in COPD patients, Boutou, A., Raste, Y., Demeyer, H., Troosters, T., Polkey, M., Vogiatzis, I., Louvaris, Z., Rabinovich, R., Van Der Molen, T., Garcia-Aymerich, J., Hopkinson, N. 3 Sep 2019, In: International Journal of COPD
  • Use of pedometers as a tool to promote daily physical activity levels in patients with COPD: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Armstrong, M., Winnard, A., Chynkiamis, N., Boyle, S., Burtin, C., Vogiatzis, I. 13 Nov 2019, In: European Respiratory Review
  • Assessment of Exercise Capacity, Vogiatzis, I., Palange, P., Laveneziana, P. 2018, Textbook of Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Cham, Springer

PGR Supervision

  • Emily Hume Start: 01/10/2018
  • Charikleia Alexiou Start: 01/10/2019
  • Nikolaos Chynkiamis Effects of portable non-invasive ventilation on exercise tolerance in patients with COPD Start: 01/10/2016
  • Matthew Armstrong Start: 01/10/2017


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