Information related to research interest "Sports Performance"

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Supervisors with this research interest

  • Faculty of Health Sciences

  • Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research

  • Professor Louise Burke

    Louise is based at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra where she is the Head of Sports Nutrition.

    As evidenced by Louise's publication and research history her interests lie in nutritional intervention strategies for sporting performance.

    To contact, please use louise.burke@ausport.gov.au rather than the ACU email listed below.

    Currently, Louise is principal supervisor of one PhD student, Associate supervisor for three PhD students and advises on several PhD/Honours students within the Exercise Metabolism Research Group headed by Professor Hawley.

    Phone : (Canberra) Email : Louise.Burke@ausport.gov.au

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  • School of Behavioural and Health Sciences

  • Professor Justin Kemp

    1. Diversity and plasticity of skeletal muscle: muscle structure and function in disease, fibre type transition.
    2. Physical activity and chronic disease: metabolic syndrome, obesity, cardiovascular disease, asthma.
    3. Nutritional/ergogenic strategies for elite sports performance.
    4. Applied sports science and performance.

    Phone : (03) 9953 3031 (Melbourne) Email : Justin.Kemp@acu.edu.au

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