Michael M. Sawka, Ph.D.
Michael M. Sawka, Ph.D. Scientific Advisory Board Member
Dr. Michael N. Sawka is Chief Scientific Officer of Environmental Physiology and Hydration Associates, and Professor of Biological Sciences at Georgia Institute of Technology. Previously, he was Chief, Thermal and Mountain Medicine at the US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA , and held numerous other scientific and faculty positions. He is an expert in environmental (heat, cold, high-altitude) physiology, temperature regulation, blood volume control. fluid / electrolyte balance, exercise physiology, and rehabilitation medicine. Dr. Sawka has published >300 full-length manuscripts, book chapters and has edited graduate textbooks on environmental physiology and exercise physiology. Dr. Sawka is an editorial board member for American Journal of PhysiologyComprehensive Physiology (Environmental Physiology Editor),J journal of Applied Physiology (Consulting Editor), Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise (Associate Editor-In-Chief), International Journal of Sports MedicineJournal of Thermal Biology. He served on many scientific panels / committees such as those for the Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences; NASA, National Space Biomedical Research Institute, National Institutes of Health; US Anti-Doping Agency; Partnership for Clean Competition; and North Atlantic Treaty Organization, and Department of Defense.