Exercise and health
We work collaboratively with health organisations to understand how exercise and physical activity can contribute to addressing disease. Our research partners include:
Could too much sitting be bad for our brain?
Researchers from The University of Western Australia, in collaboration with the Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, are examining the prolonged negative impact that sitting might have on our brains.Read more
Winthrop Professor Daniel Green
Dr Louise Naylor
Treating disease with exercise as medicine
School of Human Sciences
The School of Human Sciences applies a broad, interdisciplinary approach to understanding human function and how it adapts to change and challenges.
Preventing, diagnosing and treating disease
Our wide-ranging research addresses some of the world's most significant health issues, from prevention and diagnosis, to treatment and cure.