Ninth Fuse PA Workshop


Keynote Presentations

Prof Adrian Taylor PDF 1,272Kb

1. Adrian Taylor, Professor of Health Services Research, Plymouth University

Exercise on referral: past, present and the future

Prof John Saxton

2. John Saxton, Professor in Clinical Exercise Physiology, Faculty of Health & Life Sciences, Northumbria University

Exercise as medicine: an old fashioned remedy for the health challenges of the 21st century

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Phil Williamson (on behalf of Prof Greg Atkinson) PDF 1,196Kb

3. Phil Williamson, PhD Student, Teesside University

Pitfalls in precision medicine: How do we know individuals differ in their response to a healthintervention?

(Phil presented on behalf of his supervisor, Greg Atkinson, Professor of Health Sciences and Biostatistics Research)

Research presentations

Research presentations

Phil Williamson PDF 1,366Kb

1. Phil Williamson, PhD Student, Teesside University

Inter-individual variation in weight loss in response to exercise-a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Sophie Cassidy PDF 868Kb

2. Sophie Cassidy, Clinical Exercise Physiologist and Research Associate, Newcastle University

Changing Health: Providing digital education with alifestyle coach to create lasting changes inthose with Type 2 diabetes (as featured on BBC ‘How to stay young’)

Prof Ioannis Vogiatzis PDF 1,884Kb

3. Ioannis Vogiatzis, Professor of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Health & Life Sciences, Northumbria University

Effectiveness of tele-coaching to enhance daily physical activity in chronic lung disease

Prof Garry Tew PDF 1,199Kb

4. Garry Tew, Associate Professor of Exercise and Health Sciences, Faculty of Health & Life Sciences, Northumbria University

Adapted yoga to improve physical function and health-related quality of life in physically-inactive older adults: A pilot randomised controlled trial

Camila Rodriguez PDF 1,226Kb

5. Camila Rodriguez, Undergraduate Student, University of Sunderland

Exercise therapy for overweight and obese sedentary adults



Ian Hall and Mal Fitzgerald PDF 264Kb

Workshop A

Exercise on referral

Ian Hall, GP Referral Co-ordinator, Everyone Active

Mal Fitzgerald, Active Communities Manager, Everyone Active

Ray Godwin and Lisa Davies PDF 1,143Kb

Workshop B

Providing physical activity for mental wellbeing

Ray Godwin, Specialised Technical Instructor, Tees, Esk & Wear Valley NHS Foundation Trust

Lisa Davies, Exercise Therapy Team Manager, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust

Journal paper - Woods et al (2017) PDF 411Kb

A systematic review of the impact of sport-based interventions on the psychological well-being of people in prison

Referred to by Professor Adrian Taylor druing Workshop B.

Val Jones and Robin Bedford PDF 157Kb

Workshop C

Physical activity and cancer rehabilitation

Val Jones, Senior Health Development Officer, Middlesbrough Council

Robin Bedford, Health and Physical Activity Development Manager, Middlesbrough Council