Exercise science (physiology, psychology, strength and conditioning, nutrition)
Our research area of expertise can be described as exercise science, which is defined as 'a theory-based, research-led discipline that seeks applied solutions to health problems related to physical inactivity, and which aims to understand and promote individual and public health and wellbeing through evidence-based physical activity interventions' (Smith, 2004). Within this field we have experts in: physiology, psychology (behaviour change), nutrition and strength and conditioning.
Our other areas of expertise include:
- Primary and secondary prevention of long-term conditions
- Clinical trials