David Gavin

Sport and Exercise Sciences

David completed his undergraduate degree in Sport & Exercise Science at Liverpool John Moore's University. Following this, he progressed on to his MPhil where he is currently exploring the benefits of reducing sedentary behaviour on cardiovascular health markers in contact centre employees.

MPhil Project Title: Multi-level workplace intervention to improve cardiovascular measures in highly sedentary workers – 6-month follow up evaluation

Supervisors: Dr Lee Graves, Dr Nicola Hopkins, Dr David Low

Degrees
2017, Liverpool John Moore's University, BSc (Hons) in Sport and Exercise Science

Journal article

Morris A, Murphy R, Hopkins N, Low D, Healy G, Edwardson C, Collins B, Timpson H, Shepherd S, Cochrane M, Gavin D, Graves L. 2021. Sit Less and Move More - A multi-component intervention with and without height-adjustable workstations in contact centre call agents: a pilot randomised controlled trial Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 63 :44-56 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

ten Broeke P, Olthof M, Beckers D, Hopkins N, Graves L, Carter S, Cochrane M, Gavin D, Morris A, Lichtwarck-Aschoffa A, Geurts S, Thijssen D, Bijleveld E. 2020. Temporal dynamics of sitting behavior at work Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA, 117 :14883-14889 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Conference publication

Gavin D, Millard A, Cochrane M, Hopkins N, Low D, Murphy R, Shepherd S, Watson P, Timpson H, Jones L, Haycox A, Collins B, Healy G, Edwardson C, Dunstan D, Graves L. 2018. Multi-level workplace intervention to improve cardiovascular outcomes in contact centre call agents: Study protocol JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY & HEALTH, 15 :S155-S155 Author Url

Conference presentation:

Multi-level workplace intervention to improve cardiovascular outcomes in contact centre call agents: Study protocol, International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH) 2018, London, Oral presentation. 2018

An evidence-based workplace intervention for call agents: a 'real-world' project, Sedentary Behaviour Seminar: Associate Professor Genevieve Healy and Professor David Dunstan, Liverpool, Oral presentation. 2017

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