E. Fiona Bailey, PHD

Associate Professor
Department of Physiology
Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences
Evelyn McKnight Institute
LaTrobe University, Melbourne Australia B.S. Dec 1982 Applied Science
Melbourne University, Melbourne Australia M.S Dec 1986 Audiology
UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA M.S. Dec 1993 Physiology
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA Ph.D. Dec 1998 Speech & Hearing
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA Post - Doc 1999-2002 Physiology
Honors and Awards: 
1983 A. & M. Hamer Research Prize, LaTrobe University, Melbourne Australia
1992 Graduate Student Research Award, University of North Carolina
1993 Flinn Foundation Scholar, University of Arizona
1994-97 Motor Control Trainee, Motor Control Training Grant, University of Arizona
1995 Graduate Student Research Development Award, University of Arizona
1997 Graduate Student Scholarship, American Speech Language Hearing Foundation
2007 APS Editorial Board. Star Reviewer, Journal of Applied Physiology.
2015-16 Honorary Visiting Professor, School of Integrative Physiology, Department of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Major Areas of Research Interest: 
The research focus in the Bailey laboratory is on the neural control of breathing in human and nonhuman mammals.
Selected Publications: 
Association between Laryngeal Airway Aperture and the Discharge Rates of Genioglossus Motor Units.  LaCross A, Watson PJ, Bailey EF. Frontiers in physiology. 2017; 8:27. PubMed [journal] PMID: 28179887 PMCID: PMC5263150
Evaluating the control: minipump implantation and breathing behavior in the neonatal rat.  Kidder IJ, Mudery JA, Barreda S, Taska DJ, Bailey EF.  Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 2016; 121(3):615-22.  PubMed [journal] PMID: 27402557
Inspiratory Muscle Training Improves Sleep and Mitigates Cardiovascular Dysfunction in Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Vranish JR, Bailey EF.  Sleep. 2016; 39(6):1179-85.  PubMed [journal] PMID: 27091540 PMCID: PMC4863204
Daily respiratory training with large intrathoracic pressures, but not large lung volumes, lowers blood pressure in normotensive adults.  Vranish JR, Bailey EF.  Respiratory physiology & neurobiology. 2015; 216:63-9.  PubMed [journal] PMID: 26112283
Phonation-related rate coding and recruitment in the genioglossus muscle.  Shumway KR, Porfirio DJ, Bailey EF.  Experimental brain research. 2015; 233(7):2133-40. NIHMSID: NIHMS683544  PubMed [journal] PMID: 25899868 PMCID: PMC4466132
A comprehensive assessment of genioglossus electromyographic activity in healthy adults.  Vranish JR, Bailey EF.  Journal of neurophysiology. 2015; 113(7):2692-9.  PubMed [journal] PMID: 25695653 PMCID: PMC4416595
Developmental nicotine exposure adversely effects respiratory patterning in the barbiturate anesthetized neonatal rat.  Barreda S, Kidder IJ, Mudery JA, Bailey EF.  Respiratory physiology & neurobiology. 2015; 208:45-50.  PubMed [journal] PMID: 25596542
Thursday, August 24, 2017