Grants & Contracts

  • NIH Bridge Program. National Institutes of Health (D. Franceschetti PI, R. Kreider faculty research mentor, ESNL research site), 1994-98.
  • Effects of Creatine Supplementation on Body Composition & Strength Performance. Experimental & Applied Sciences, (R. Kreider, PI), $21,143, 1995-96.
  • Effects of Creatine and Calcium Beta‑Hydroxy‑ Beta‑Methyl‑ Butyrate Supplementation on Body Composition, Anaerobic Power & Strength. Experimental & Applied Sciences,  (R. Kreider, PI), $69,735, 1996-97.
  • Effects of Conjugated Linoleic Acids Supplementation on Body Composition & Isotonic Strength.  Experimental & Applied Sciences, (R. Kreider, PI), $25,299, 1996-97.
  • UM High Performance Nutrition Enhancement.  Memphis Area Nutrition Council, (R. Kreider, PI), $1,200, 1997.
  • Urban Youth Wellness Project (Subcontract from Department of HHS Grant). Memphis Youth Fair Chance, (Wilcox, Okwumabua, Kreider, Co-PI’s), $72,000, 1997-98.
  • DEXA Body Composition Analyzer. Metabolic Response Sciences, (R. Kreider, PI), $22,500, Placed $144,000 DEXA in Lab, Provided $20,000 of Furniture, 1998-03.
  • Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of Creatine Supplementation Among Athletes. Experimental & Applied Sciences, MetaResponse Sciences, SKW/Metabolic Response Modifiers, (R. Kreider, PI), $45,000 + Supplements (6 mo.), $60,000 + $75,000 DEXA Scans, Donated Supplements 1.5 years, 1998-00.
  • Effects of Honey Ingestion on Hormonal Profiles and Exercise Performance. National Honey Board/USDA, (R. Kreider, PI), $99,960, 1999-01.
  • Effects of creatine and pyruvate supplementation on body composition, body image, hormonal profiles, and indices of menstrual cycle status in women. MRS/SKW Trostberg, (R. Kreider, PI), $34,131 of $85,000, 2000-02.
  • Effects of Colostrum and Myovive Supplementation on body composition and exercise capacity. MRS/GNC-Numico Research (R. Kreider, PI), $103,000 of $125,000, 2000-01.
  • Effects of inzitol on creatine retention (In collaboration with ASU). MRS/Humanetics Corp. (M. Greenwood and R. Kreider, Co-PI’s), $4,400 of $10,000, 2000-01.
  • Dysautonomia, exercise, and quality of life in kidney and kidney and pancreas transplant recipients. National Institutes of Health, (PI is D. Hathaway, UT‑Memphis, College of Nursing.  Serve as consultant to grant.), $2,238,140, 2000-05.
  • Effects of Protein and Amino Acid Supplementation on Training Adaptations. MRS/GNC-Numico Research (R. Kreider, PI), $42,000 of $60,000, 2001-02.
  • Safety and Efficacy of Coleus Forskohlii Supplementation in Moderately Overweight Females. MRS/Sabinsa Corp. (R. Kreider, PI), $25,800 of $41,000, 2001-02.
  • Effects of Zinc, Magnesium-Aspartate (ZMA) Supplementation on Training Adaptations and Markers of Anabolism and Catabolism.  MRS/Cytodyne Technology (R. Kreider, PI), $56,000 of $77,000, 2002 – 2003.
  • Effects of Ribose Supplementation Prior to and Following Exercise on Sprint Performance. Royal Numico. (R. Kreider, PI), $5,500. 2002-03.
  • Effects of Methoxyisoflavones, Ecdysterones, and Sulfo-Polysaccharide on training adaptations.  Muscletech Research & Development. (R. Kreider, PI), $56,000, 2002-03.
  • Effects of a Non-Ephedra Thermogenic Supplement on Body Composition and Markers of Health. Muscletech Research & Development. (R. Kreider, PI), $56,000, 2002-03.
  • Effects of the Curves for Women® Fitness and Weight Loss Program on Body Composition, Metabolism, and Exercise Capacity in Sedentary Overweight Females. Curves International. (R. Kreider, PI), $385,000.  2002-03.
  • Effects of Arginine – Alpha Ketoglutarate Supplementation on Plasma Arginine Levels and Training Adaptations. Medical Research Institute. (R. Kreider, PI), $94,000.
  • Effects of the Curves for Women® Fitness and Weight Loss Program on Body Composition, Metabolism, and Exercise Capacity in Sedentary Overweight Females – 1 Year-Follow-Up. Curves International. (R. Kreider, PI), $385,000.  2003-04.
  • Curves Women’s Health Initiative. Curves International. (R. Kreider, PI), $5,000,000. 2004-09.
  • The Effects of Joint Advantage on Osteoarthritis & Function Mobility in a Randomized Placebo Controlled – Double Blind Clinical Trial (M & L Greenwood Co-PI’s). Phillips Health, LLC. $30,000. 2004 – 2005.
  • Effects of Eight Weeks of 6-OXOTM Supplementation on Serum Hormone Profiles and Serum and Urinary Clinical Safety Markers in Resistance-Trained Males. Proviant Laboratories. (Willoughby PI, Kreider Co-I). $42,000. 2005.
  • Effects of Eight Weeks of NovedexTM Supplementation on Serum Hormone Profiles and Serum and Urinary Clinical Safety Markers in Resistance-Trained Males. Gaspari Nutrition. (Willoughby PI, Kreider Co-I).  $38,000. 2005.
  • Effects of Prophylactic Doses of a Melatonin Supplement on Serum Growth Hormone Levels and the Hypothalmus-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis in Young and Old Males and Females. Iovate Health Sciences Research, Inc.  (Willoughby PI, Kreider Co-I). $131,000 (2005).
  • Effects of Arachidonic Acid Supplementation on Training adaptations. Molecular Nutrition (R. Kreider, PI), $60,331. (2005 – 2006).
  • Impact of Acute and Chronic CoEnzyme Q10 Supplementation on Exercise Performance.  Pharma Base N.A. (R. Kreider, PI), $76,188 (2006-07).
  • Effects of AX-4 Supplementation on Weight Loss in Overweight Men and Women. Ambryx Biotechnology, Inc.  (R. Kreider, PI), $107,458. (2006-07).
  • Comparison of two diet approaches on weight loss and health outcomes in women. General Mills Bell Institute for Human Nutrition. (R. Kreider, PI), $389,885 (2007-08).   $93,650 contracted to TAMU.
  • Curves: Women’s Health & Fitness Initiative Extension (2008-2010). Curves International.  (R. Kreider, PI) $1,000,000.
  • The Program for Rural and Minority Health Disparities Research (P20). DHHS-NIH-National Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities. (K. McLeroy, PI, Kreider CoI on research administration core – 5% effort).  9/30/07 – 5/31/2012.   $6,800,000.  
  • Effects of Russian Tarragon Extract Supplementation Prior to Creatine Supplementation on Whole Body Creatine Retention: A Proof of Concept Study.   Phytolab GmbH/Martin Bauer, Inc. (R. Kreider, PI) $20,145. 12/15/10 to 8/31/11.
  • Curves: Women’s Health & Fitness Initiative Extension.  Curves International.   (PI) $350,000 increase in funding through 8/31/11. 
  • Altering Work to Rest Ratio in a Hypertrophic Training Program. NSCA Student Grant. (Oliver PI, Kreider faculty supervisor), $10,000. 8/10 – 8/11.
  • Simplified Human Clinical Trial. Department of Nutritional Sciences, TAMU. (Kreider, PI).  $44,000. 10/10 – 10/12.
  • Comparison of Different Forms of Creatine on Creatine Availability, Retention, and Training Adaptations. AlzChem Trostberg, GmHB, (R. Kreider, PI) $56,317.  12/10 – 12/12.
  • Curves: Women’s Health & Fitness Initiative Extension (2011 – 2013).  Curves International.  R. Kreider (PI).  $708.903.  9/11 – 8/13.
  • Curves: Women’s Health & Fitness Initiative Extension. Curves International, (PI) $700,224. 9/13 – 12/14.
  • Effects of Tart-Cherry Supplementation on Markers of Exercise-Induced Muscle Damage. Anderson Global Group (PI), $93,728, 9/13 – 8/14.
  • A Multi-Continental Approach to Advance Exercise Methods and Technologies to Promote General Health and Sports Performance. Qatar National Research Fund. (J Villanueva, V. Di Salvo, P. Tesch, R. Fernandez, G. Rodas, R Canal, R. Kreider Co-PI’s, R. Linnehan Research Associate), $1,048,788, 2013-16.
  • Woodbolt International Research & Development Program. Woodbolt International, (PI), $1,200,000, 2013-16.

Research Sponsors

  • National Institutes of Health
  • USDA – National Honey Board
  • DHHS-NIH National Center for Minority Health & Health Disparities
  • Qatar National Research Fund
  • Experimental & Applied Sciences
  • Metabolic Response Modifiers
  • SKW Trostberg, GmbH
  • General Nutrition Centers
  • Humanetics Corporation
  • Sabinsa Corporation
  • Cytodyne Technology
  • Royal Numico
  • MuscleTech Research & Development
  • Curves International
  • Phillips Health, LLC
  • Proviant Laboratories
  • Gaspari Nutrition
  • Iovate health Sciences Research Inc.
  • Molecular Nutrition
  • Pharma Base N.A.
  • Ambryx Biotechnology
  • General Mills Bell Institute for Human Nutrition
  • Phytolab GmbH/Martin Bauer, Inc.
  • AlzChem Trostberg, GmbH
  • Anderson Global Group
  • Woodbolt International