The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences

July 2009 BASES International Travel Grant Award Winner

Lead Author


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Conference Report

 Dr M R Graham                

The XXIVth International Symposium on Cerebral Blood Flow, Metabolism, & Function, and the IXth International Conference on Quantification of Brain Function with PET - Chicago (29 June 2009-3 July 2009             

Evidence for Brain Trauma following five two minute rounds in Boxing    


Dr Mark Wilson

4th International Conference on Spatial Cognition - Rome (14-18 Sept 2009)

Attentional control, anxiety and far-aiming performance: Re-examining the location suppression hypothesis.


Dr C Douglas Thake    

13th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics (ICEE 2009) - Massachusetts (2 - 7 August 2009)            

1. The effect of heat acclimation on thermal strain during Explosives Ordnance Disposal (EOD) related activity in moderate and hot conditions.

2. A thermal physiological comparison between two Explosives Ordnance Disposal (EOD) suits during work related activities in moderate and hot conditions.

3. Physiological, perceptual and cognitive responses to conducting nuclear decommissioning related activities when wearing a pressurised breathing air suit (PBAS) in moderate and hot conditions.


Dr Siobhan Strike

International Society of Biomechanics in Sport - Ireland (17-21 August 2009)

Mechanics of amputee jumping - joint work