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Gregory Bogdanis

Scientific discipline
Applied Exercise Physiology

-Didactics and Theory of Training in Track and Field Jumping Events
-Theory of Athletic Training
-Internship in Track and Field Jumping Events
-Special Issues in Track and Field and Skiing

Research interests
-Muscle metabolism, muscle strength and power, flexibility training, muscle fatigue, post-activation potentiation
-Oxidative stress, inflammation and hormonal changes during high intensity exercise

-B.Sc., P.E. and Sports Science, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 1988
Diploma in P.E. and Sports Science, Loughborough University, UK, 1990
-M.Sc. in Sports Science, Loughborough University, UK, 1991
-Ph.D. in Exercise Physiology, Loughborough University, UK, 1994
-Post doctoral scholar in Exercise Physiology, Department of histochemistry and Metabolism, Hellenic Sports Research Institute, Athens, 2001

Indicative Publications

  1. Bogdanis, G. C., & Kalapotharakos, V. I. (2015). Knee Extension Strength and Hamstrings-to-Quadriceps Imbalances in Elite Soccer Players. International Journal of Sports Medicine. doi.org/10.1055/s-0035-1559686
  2. Souglis, A., Bogdanis, G. C., Giannopoulou, I., Papadopoulos, C., & Apostolidis, N. (2015). Comparison of inflammatory responses and muscle damage indices following a soccer, basketball, volleyball and handball game at an elite competitive level. Research in Sports Medicine (Print), 23(1), 59–72.
  3. Bogdanis, G. C., Tsoukos, A., Veligekas, P., Tsolakis, C., & Terzis, G. (2014). Effects of muscle action type with equal impulse of conditioning activity on postactivation potentiation. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research / National Strength & Conditioning Association, 28(9), 2521–8.
  4. Donti, O., Tsolakis, C., & Bogdanis, G. C. (2014). Effects of baseline levels of flexibility and vertical jump ability on performance following different volumes of static stretching and potentiating exercises in elite gymnasts. Journal of Sports Science & Medicine, 13(1), 105–13.
  5. Bogdanis, G. C., Stavrinou, P., Fatouros, I. G., Philippou, A., Chatzinikolaou, A., Draganidis, D., … Maridaki, M. (2013). Short-term high-intensity interval exercise training attenuates oxidative stress responses and improves antioxidant status in healthy humans. Food and Chemical Toxicology : An International Journal Published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association, 61, 171–7.
  6. Bogdanis, G. C., Veligekas, P., Selima, E., Christofi, E., & Pafili, Z. (2013). Elite high jumpers exhibit inadequate nutrient intakes. Journal of Physical Education and Sport, 13(3), 330–337.
  7. Veligekas, P., & Bogdanis, G. C. (2013). Bilateral deficit in vertical jumping in pre-pubertal boys and girls. Journal of Physical Education and Sport, 13(1), 120–126.
  8. Bogdanis, G. C. (2012). Effects of Physical Activity and Inactivity on Muscle Fatigue. Frontiers in Physiology, 3, 142. doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2012.00142
  9. Bogdanis, G. C., Papaspyrou, A., Souglis, A. G., Theos, A., Sotiropoulos, A., & Maridaki, M. (2011). Effects of two different half-squat training programs on fatigue during repeated cycling sprints in soccer players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research / National Strength & Conditioning Association, 25(7), 1849–56.
  10. Philippou, A., Bogdanis, G., Maridaki, M., Halapas, A., Sourla, A., & Koutsilieris, M. (2009). Systemic cytokine response following exercise-induced muscle damage in humans. Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine : CCLM / FESCC, 47(6), 777–782.