E. Todd Schroeder, PhD

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Faculty Profile

Associate Professor of Clinical Physical Therapy


(323) 442-2498

Mailing Address

1540 Alcazar St., CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90089-9006


Clinical Exercise Research Center

Professional Interests

Dr. Todd Schroeder’s research focuses on anabolic interventions (androgen therapy and resistance training) to increase muscle mass and strength, ultimately improving physical function and quality of life in older adults. He investigates the mechanisms whereby progressive resistance training and testosterone treatment stimulate protein synthesis and improve muscle quality in older persons.


  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 2000-2003
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Biokinesiology, Field of Study: Clinical Exercise Physiology, University of Southern California, 2000
  • Master of Arts, Sport Sciences, Field of Study: Exercise Physiology, University of the Pacific, 1996
  • Bachelor of Science, Human Physiology, University of California at Davis, 1992

See E. Todd Schroeder’s curriculum vitae.