BSA conference presentation on MND

Director of HART, Prof Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, and HART Associate, Dr Amanda Pavey, Senior Regional Advisor for the Motor Neuron Disease Association of Queensland, presented research on the lived experience of Motor Neurone Disease (MND), also known as ALS, at this Continue reading BSA conference presentation on MND

Young people & leisure-gaming

A paper produced through collaboration between HART, the School of Computer Science at the University of Lincoln and University College, Cork, was given a ‘best paper’ award by the organisers of the CHI 2016 conference, which showcases the best research Continue reading Young people & leisure-gaming

European Society for Symbolic Interaction

HART researchers, Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and Dr John Hockey (University of Gloucestershire) presented a paper on identity challenges and identity work vis-à-vis sporting embodiment and disrupted identity at the 6th European Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction Conference, on Continue reading European Society for Symbolic Interaction

Type 2 diabetes research

Dr Ffion Curtis, a new member of HART, recently presented a poster at the Diabetes UK Conference. Ffion’s work, in collaboration with colleagues, examined associations between vitamin D status and measures of glycaemia in participants with normoglycaemia, impaired fasting glucose and Continue reading Type 2 diabetes research

European recognition for HART team member

HART team member, Dr. Adam Evans, was recently awarded an honourable mention for his paper submitted to this year’s European Association for the Sociology of Sport Young Researcher award. The paper, which focuses upon the embodied experiences of aquatic physical Continue reading European recognition for HART team member