Office of the Vice President for Research

Exercise and Metabolic Testing 

Brief Description of equipment:

Metabolic cart, treadmill, cycle & rowing ergometers

Capabilities of the equipment:

VO2max testing, resting metabolic rate

Location of equipment:

232 Irvine Hall

Procedure for access to the equipment:

Contact Brian Clark

Contact person for information or access to the equipment:

Name: Brian Clark

Phone: 740.593.2354


Training/technical help available?


Fees for use of equipment?

Not generally.

Website link for facility/equipment:

The Ohio Musculoskeletal and Neurological Institute (OMNI) is an 8,300 square foot facility located on the second floor of Irvine Hall that houses numerous laboratories and core facilities designed to facilitate interdisciplinary research on the musculoskeletal and nervous systems. It provides an optimal setting for conducting controlled studies by both basic and clinical investigators.OMNI has the research infrastructure for investigators who conduct research with human subjects, including a patient reception area, two patient examination rooms, an overnight stay suite, a metabolic kitchen, an exercise physiology laboratory, a clinical trials management suite, and a bioanalytics laboratory.