Donna Cataldo

Health South 429
Mail Code 9020
Phoenix
Clinical Professor, MY
Faculty
DTPHX Campus
Mailcode
9020

Biography

Donna M. Cataldo is a clinical professor in the College of Health Solutions. She joined ASU in 2003 and served with Barrett, The Honors College as a faculty member from 2006-2010. She is a Certified Exercise Physiologist (American Society of Exercise Physiologists, 2000). She is also a Certified Health and Fitness Specialist (American College of Sports Medicine, 1997). 

Education

  • Ph.D. Health, Physical Education and Recreation; minor: Biology and Statistics, University of New Mexico 2001
    M.S. Cardiovascular Function and Exercise; minor: Statistics, University of New Mexico 2000
  • B.S. Exercise Science, University of Utah 1995

Publications

Recent Publications

  • Christensen, S; Wight, H., Katz, R; Ross, K & Cataldo, D. (2010) The Stress Response & Its Relevance to Aphasia. Poster presented at ASHA Convention, Philadelphia, PA 2010.
  • Cataldo, D.M. and Heyward, V. (2000) Pinch an Inch: How Does Your Skinfold Caliper Measure Up? ACSM Health & Fitness Journal, 4(3):21-24.
  • Cataldo, D. M., Cataldo, R.M., & Robergs, R. A. (2001) Manipulated Breathing Enhances Parasympathetic Tone During Exercise By Heart Rate and Blood Pressure Variability. Abstract presented at 15th International Autonomic Society, Palm Springs, CA.
  • Cataldo, D. M., Cataldo, R.M., Prentice, J.K. & Robergs, R. A. (2001) Effects of Exercise on Hemodynamically Cardiovascular Variables. Abstract presented at 15th International Autonomic Society, Palm Springs, CA.

Courses

Summer 2020
Course Number Course Title
KIN 340 Physiology of Exercise
EXW 584 Internship
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
KIN 443 Exercise Endocrinology
KIN 447 ECG Interpretation
KIN 547 ECG Interpretation
EXW 584 Internship
EXW 590 Reading and Conference
EXW 591 Seminar
EXW 592 Research
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
KIN 441 Physiology of Women in Sport
KIN 447 ECG Interpretation
KIN 531 Physiology of Women in Sport
KIN 547 ECG Interpretation
EXW 568 Mgmt Trtmt Chronic Disease CEP
EXW 584 Internship
EXW 591 Seminar
EXW 592 Research
Summer 2019
Course Number Course Title
KIN 340 Physiology of Exercise
KIN 494 Special Topics
EXW 584 Internship
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
KIN 443 Exercise Endocrinology
KIN 447 ECG Interpretation
KIN 492 Honors Directed Study
KIN 493 Honors Thesis
KIN 499 Individualized Instruction
KIN 547 ECG Interpretation
EXW 584 Internship
EXW 590 Reading and Conference
EXW 591 Seminar
EXW 592 Research
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
KIN 441 Physiology of Women in Sport
KIN 531 Physiology of Women in Sport
EXW 568 Mgmt Trtmt Chronic Disease CEP
EXW 584 Internship
EXW 591 Seminar
EXW 592 Research
EXW 593 Applied Project
Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
KIN 340 Physiology of Exercise
KIN 494 Special Topics
EXW 584 Internship
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
KIN 443 Exercise Endocrinology
KIN 447 ECG Interpretation
KIN 492 Honors Directed Study
KIN 493 Honors Thesis
KIN 499 Individualized Instruction
KIN 547 ECG Interpretation
EXW 584 Internship
EXW 591 Seminar
EXW 592 Research
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
KIN 441 Physiology of Women in Sport
KIN 447 ECG Interpretation
KIN 531 Physiology of Women in Sport
KIN 547 ECG Interpretation
EXW 568 Mgmt Trtmt Chronic Disease CEP
EXW 591 Seminar
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
KIN 340 Physiology of Exercise
NTR 457 Sports Nutrition
KIN 494 Special Topics
NTR 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 584 Internship
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
KIN 443 Exercise Endocrinology
KIN 447 ECG Interpretation
KIN 547 ECG Interpretation
EXW 591 Seminar
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
KIN 340 Physiology of Exercise
KIN 447 ECG Interpretation
KIN 547 ECG Interpretation
EXW 568 Mgmt Trtmt Chronic Disease CEP
Summer 2016
Course Number Course Title
KIN 340 Physiology of Exercise
KIN 447 ECG Interpretation
KIN 547 ECG Interpretation
EXW 584 Internship
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
KIN 440 Exercise Biochemistry
KIN 443 Exercise Endocrinology
KIN 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 568 Mgmt Trtmt Chronic Disease CEP

Honors/Awards

  • Who's Who in Teaching, 2010
  • Barrett Honors College: Honors Disciplinary Faculty, 2006-2010
  • Preparing Future Faculty Program; Mentor Appreciation, 2007
  • Distinguished Teaching Award Nomination, 2007
  • Nomination for Wakonse Fellowship, 2004

Service

  • Exercise Physiology Student Laboratory, Director (2006 - Present)
  • LivWell Assessment Center, Kinesiology Consultant (2006 - Present)
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship Program, Exercise Physiology Consultant (2006 - Present)
  • SWACSM, Contact person (2005 - Present)
  • SWACSM, Contact person (2005 - 2015)
  • Exercise Physiology Student Laboratory, Director (2006 - 2015)
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship Program, Exercise Physiology Consultant (2006 - 2015)
  • Personnel Committee Kinesiology Department, Committee Member (2009 - 2011)
  • Personel Committee, Review colleagues activity reports (2008 - 2011)
  • HIT Center, Educate employees on heart rhythm disturbances (2008 - 2008)
  • Arizona Arrythmia Consultants, Educate employees on heart rhythm disturbances (2008 - 2008)
  • Arizona Arrhythmia Consultants, Educator (2007 - 2007)
  • Kinesiology Department, Master in Clinical Exercise Physiology program originator (2006 - 2006)