Dr Romer holds a Readership in Human and Applied Physiology. After completing undergraduate and postgraduate studies at Brunel, he worked for several years at the British Olympic Medical Centre where he was responsible for the design, management and provision of physiological support services to Olympic Governing Bodies. He completed a PhD at the University of Birmingham and received post-doctoral training at the John Rankin Laboratory of Pulmonary Medicine, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA. He rejoined Brunel in 2004 and served as the Division Lead from 2014 to 2018.
Newest selected publications
Illidi, CR. and Romer, LM. (2022) 'Stabilising function of the human diaphragm in response to involuntary augmented breaths induced with or without lower-limb movements'. Experimental Physiology, 107 (12). pp. 1477 - 1492. ISSN: 0958-0670 Open Access Link
Marshall, H., Gibson, OR., Romer, LM., Illidi, CR., Hull, JH. and Kippelen, P. (2020) 'Systemic but not local rehydration restores dehydration-induced changes in pulmonary function in healthy adults'. Journal of Applied Physiology, 130 (3). pp. 517 - 527. ISSN: 8750-7587 Open Access Link
Romer, LM. (2020) 'Respiratory influences on oxygen transport and exercise performance in health and disease'. Experimental Physiology, 105 (12). pp. 1977 - 1978. ISSN: 0958-0670 Open Access Link
Tiller, NB., Chiesa, ST., Roberts, JD., Turner, LA., Jones, S. and Romer, LM. (2019) 'Physiological and Pathophysiological Consequences of a 25-Day Ultra-Endurance Exercise Challenge'. FRONTIERS IN PHYSIOLOGY, 10 (MAY). pp. 1 - 8. ISSN: 1664-042X Open Access Link