Matthew F Komelski

Human Development and Family Science

Virginia Tech

Matthew Komelski
Advanced Instructor

Dr. Komelski is mind-body exercise and intervention protocol specialist, and Advanced Instructor at Virginia Tech, where he teaches a course on integrative health. He is certified in both traditional and evidence-based mind-body protocol and has more than 2000 hours of teaching experience, including design and leadership of controlled trial protocol for studies at Salem Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center and Virginia Tech. In addition to his protocol design and leadership, he has also engaged in health survey research of populations practicing Taijiquan (Tai Chi) and Qigong in the US and Australia. In 2016, he organized and chaired an international research symposium on Taijiquan for the Gerontological Society of America’s Annual Meeting, and he is currently a member of the planning committee for the Contemplative Practices for Higher Education Conference.

Publications

Precision Implementation of Minimal Erythema Dose (MED) Testing to Assess Individual Variation in Human Inflammatory Response

1Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech, 2Graduate Program in Translational Biology, Medicine and Health, Virginia Tech, 3Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Tech, 4Department of Human Development and Family Science, Virginia Tech, 5Wellness Center, Virginia Tech, 6Department of Statistics, Virginia Tech, 7Department of Basic Science Education, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

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 Medicine