Liverpool Skylilne

Sport and Exercise Sciences

Dr Lee Graves

Dr Lee Graves

Telephone: 0151 231 4249

Biography

Lee is a Senior Lecturer in Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviour and Health in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, and a member of the Physical Activity Exchange within the Research Institute of Sport and Exercise Sciences (RISES).

Degrees

2010, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, PhD in Paediatric Exercise Science: Video Gaming, Physical Activity and Health in Young People
2006, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, BSc (Hons) Sports Science (Psychology) (1st Class)

Academic appointments

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, 2012 - present
Postdoctoral Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) Associate, Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, LJMU and SHOKK Ltd (subsequently Destination Youth Ltd), 2010 - 2012

Publications

Journal article

Graves LEF, Batterham AM, Foweather L, Mcwhannell N, Hopkins ND, Boddy LM, Gobbi R, Stratton G. 2013. Scaling of peak oxygen uptake in children: A comparison of three body size index models Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 45 :2341-2345 >DOI

Graves LEF, Batterham AM, Foweather L, Mcwhannell N, Hopkins ND, Boddy LM, Gobbi R, Stratton G. 2013. Scaling of peak oxygen uptake in children: A comparison of three body size index models Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 45 :2341-2345 >DOI

Graves LEF, Batterham AM, Foweather L, Mcwhannell N, Hopkins ND, Boddy LM, Gobbi R, Stratton G. 2013. Scaling of peak oxygen uptake in children: A comparison of three body size index models Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 45 :2341-2345 >DOI

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Cable NT, Tinken TM, Graves LEF, Green DJ. 2012. Impact of exercise training on endothelial function and body composition in young people: a study of mono- and di-zygotic twins. Eur J Appl Physiol, 112 :421-427 >DOI >Link

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Cable NT, Tinken TM, Graves LEF, Green DJ. 2012. Impact of exercise training on endothelial function and body composition in young people: a study of mono- and di-zygotic twins. Eur J Appl Physiol, 112 :421-427 >DOI >Link

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Cable NT, Tinken TM, Graves LEF, Green DJ. 2012. Impact of exercise training on endothelial function and body composition in young people: a study of mono- and di-zygotic twins. Eur J Appl Physiol, 112 :421-427 >DOI >Link

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Tinken TM, Ridgers ND, Graves LE, McWhannell N, Cable NT, Green DJ. 2011. Seasonal reduction in physical activity and flow-mediated dilation in children. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 43 :232-238 >DOI >Link

Ridgers ND, McKinney J, Stratton G, Graves LEF. 2011. Comparing the Physiological Cost of Step-Powered Video Gaming, Sedentary Video Gaming, and Self-Paced Ambulatory Activity in University Students Archives of Exercise in Health and Disease, 1 :81-88

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Tinken TM, Ridgers ND, Graves LE, McWhannell N, Cable NT, Green DJ. 2011. Seasonal reduction in physical activity and flow-mediated dilation in children. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 43 :232-238 >DOI >Link

Ridgers ND, McKinney J, Stratton G, Graves LEF. 2011. Comparing the Physiological Cost of Step-Powered Video Gaming, Sedentary Video Gaming, and Self-Paced Ambulatory Activity in University Students Archives of Exercise in Health and Disease, 1 :81-88

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Tinken TM, Ridgers ND, Graves LE, McWhannell N, Cable NT, Green DJ. 2011. Seasonal reduction in physical activity and flow-mediated dilation in children. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 43 :232-238 >DOI >Link

Ridgers ND, McKinney J, Stratton G, Graves LEF. 2011. Comparing the Physiological Cost of Step-Powered Video Gaming, Sedentary Video Gaming, and Self-Paced Ambulatory Activity in University Students Archives of Exercise in Health and Disease, 1 :81-88

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Williams K, Stratton G, Atkinson G, Cable NT. 2010. The physiological cost and enjoyment of Wii Fit in adolescents, young adults, and older adults. J Phys Act Health, 7 :393-401 >Link

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Atkinson G, Stratton G. 2010. The effect of active video gaming on children's physical activity, behavior preferences and body composition. Pediatr Exerc Sci, 22 :535-546 >Link

Ridgers ND, Graves LEF, Foweather L, Stratton G. 2010. Examining influences on boy's and girls' physical activity patterns: the A-CLASS project. Pediatr Exerc Sci, 22 :638-650 >Link

Hopkins N, Stratton G, Maia J, Tinken TM, Graves LE, Cable TN, Green DJ. 2010. Heritability of arterial function, fitness, and physical activity in youth: a study of monozygotic and dizygotic twins. J Pediatr, 157 :943-948 >DOI >Link

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Williams K, Stratton G, Atkinson G, Cable NT. 2010. The physiological cost and enjoyment of Wii Fit in adolescents, young adults, and older adults. J Phys Act Health, 7 :393-401 >Link

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Atkinson G, Stratton G. 2010. The effect of active video gaming on children's physical activity, behavior preferences and body composition. Pediatr Exerc Sci, 22 :535-546 >Link

Ridgers ND, Graves LEF, Foweather L, Stratton G. 2010. Examining influences on boy's and girls' physical activity patterns: the A-CLASS project. Pediatr Exerc Sci, 22 :638-650 >Link

Hopkins N, Stratton G, Maia J, Tinken TM, Graves LE, Cable TN, Green DJ. 2010. Heritability of arterial function, fitness, and physical activity in youth: a study of monozygotic and dizygotic twins. J Pediatr, 157 :943-948 >DOI >Link

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Williams K, Stratton G, Atkinson G, Cable NT. 2010. The physiological cost and enjoyment of Wii Fit in adolescents, young adults, and older adults. J Phys Act Health, 7 :393-401 >Link

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Atkinson G, Stratton G. 2010. The effect of active video gaming on children's physical activity, behavior preferences and body composition. Pediatr Exerc Sci, 22 :535-546 >Link

Ridgers ND, Graves LEF, Foweather L, Stratton G. 2010. Examining influences on boy's and girls' physical activity patterns: the A-CLASS project. Pediatr Exerc Sci, 22 :638-650 >Link

Hopkins N, Stratton G, Maia J, Tinken TM, Graves LE, Cable TN, Green DJ. 2010. Heritability of arterial function, fitness, and physical activity in youth: a study of monozygotic and dizygotic twins. J Pediatr, 157 :943-948 >DOI >Link

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Tinken TM, McWhannell N, Ridgers ND, Graves LEF, George K, Cable NT, Green DJ. 2009. Relationships between measures of fitness, physical activity, body composition and vascular function in children. Atherosclerosis, 204 :244-249 >DOI >Link

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Tinken TM, McWhannell N, Ridgers ND, Graves LEF, George K, Cable NT, Green DJ. 2009. Relationships between measures of fitness, physical activity, body composition and vascular function in children. Atherosclerosis, 204 :244-249 >DOI >Link

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Tinken TM, McWhannell N, Ridgers ND, Graves LEF, George K, Cable NT, Green DJ. 2009. Relationships between measures of fitness, physical activity, body composition and vascular function in children. Atherosclerosis, 204 :244-249 >DOI >Link

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. 2008. The contribution of upper limb and total body movement to adolescents' energy expenditure whilst playing Nintendo Wii. Eur J Appl Physiol, 104 :617-623 >DOI >Link

Graves L, Stratton G, Ridgers ND, Cable NT. 2008. Energy expenditure in adolescents playing new generation computer games. Br J Sports Med, 42 :592-594 >Link

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. 2008. The contribution of upper limb and total body movement to adolescents' energy expenditure whilst playing Nintendo Wii. Eur J Appl Physiol, 104 :617-623 >DOI >Link

Graves L, Stratton G, Ridgers ND, Cable NT. 2008. Energy expenditure in adolescents playing new generation computer games. Br J Sports Med, 42 :592-594 >Link

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. 2008. The contribution of upper limb and total body movement to adolescents' energy expenditure whilst playing Nintendo Wii. Eur J Appl Physiol, 104 :617-623 >DOI >Link

Graves L, Stratton G, Ridgers ND, Cable NT. 2008. Energy expenditure in adolescents playing new generation computer games. Br J Sports Med, 42 :592-594 >Link

Graves L, Stratton G, Ridgers ND, Cable NT. 2007. Comparison of energy expenditure in adolescents when playing new generation and sedentary computer games: cross sectional study. BMJ, 335 :1282-1284 >DOI >Link

Graves L, Stratton G, Ridgers ND, Cable NT. 2007. Comparison of energy expenditure in adolescents when playing new generation and sedentary computer games: cross sectional study. BMJ, 335 :1282-1284 >DOI >Link

Graves L, Stratton G, Ridgers ND, Cable NT. 2007. Comparison of energy expenditure in adolescents when playing new generation and sedentary computer games: cross sectional study. BMJ, 335 :1282-1284 >DOI >Link

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Tinken TM, Ridgers ND, Graves LEF, Cable NT, Green DJ. Lack of relationship between sedentary behaviour and vascular health in children European Journal of Applied Physiology, >Link

Houston EL, Baker JS, Buchan DS, Stratton G, Fairclough SJ, Foweather L, Gobbi R, Graves LEF, Hopkins ND, Boddy LM. Cardiorespiratory fitness predicts clustered cardiometabolic risk in 10-11.9 year olds European Journal of Pediatrics,

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Tinken TM, Ridgers ND, Graves LEF, Cable NT, Green DJ. Lack of relationship between sedentary behaviour and vascular health in children European Journal of Applied Physiology, >Link

Houston EL, Baker JS, Buchan DS, Stratton G, Fairclough SJ, Foweather L, Gobbi R, Graves LEF, Hopkins ND, Boddy LM. Cardiorespiratory fitness predicts clustered cardiometabolic risk in 10-11.9 year olds European Journal of Pediatrics,

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Tinken TM, Ridgers ND, Graves LEF, Cable NT, Green DJ. Lack of relationship between sedentary behaviour and vascular health in children European Journal of Applied Physiology, >Link

Houston EL, Baker JS, Buchan DS, Stratton G, Fairclough SJ, Foweather L, Gobbi R, Graves LEF, Hopkins ND, Boddy LM. Cardiorespiratory fitness predicts clustered cardiometabolic risk in 10-11.9 year olds European Journal of Pediatrics,

Conference publication

Foweather L, Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. 2010. A longitudinal examination of the influence of fundamental movement skill competence, maturation, physical self-perceptions, and physical activity on body fat in children JOURNAL OF SPORT & EXERCISE PSYCHOLOGY, 32 :S14-S15 >Link

Foweather L, Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. 2010. A longitudinal examination of the influence of fundamental movement skill competence, maturation, physical self-perceptions, and physical activity on body fat in children JOURNAL OF SPORT & EXERCISE PSYCHOLOGY, 32 :S14-S15 >Link

Foweather L, Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. 2010. A longitudinal examination of the influence of fundamental movement skill competence, maturation, physical self-perceptions, and physical activity on body fat in children JOURNAL OF SPORT & EXERCISE PSYCHOLOGY, 32 :S14-S15 >Link

Graves LEF, Massey K, Atkinson A, Gregson W, Stratton G. Reliability of physical activity and heart rate measures in children during steady rate and intermittent treadmill exercise – The A-CLASS Project 23rd International Conference of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, McWhannell N, Henaghan J, Foweather L, Hepples J, Stratton G. Motion sensor output at high running speeds in children – The A-CLASS Project International Conference on Ambulatory Monitoring of Physical Activity and Movement

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. Associations between body fat, screen time and physical activity in 8-10 year old children exceeding electronic media guidelines European Congress of Sports Science

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. Gender specific associations between components of sedentary behaviour, physical activity and body fatness in 8-10 year old children reporting high media usage 24th International Conference of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology

Graves LEF, Stratton G. Novel modalities for increasing physical activity and reducing sedentary behaviour in children: exergaming European Congress of Sports Science

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Atkinson G, Stratton G. Short-term effects of an active video gaming peripheral device on children’s habitual physical activity, behaviour preferences and body composition 25th International Conference of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Ridgers N, Graves LEF, Foweather L, Boddy LM, Gobbi R, Cable NT, Green DJ. Associations between sedentary behaviour, cardiometabolic biomarkers and vascular health in children ACSM

Graves LEF. Taking Responsibility for Physical Activity Energie Evolution Conference (Leisure Industry Conference)

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Atkinson G, Stratton G. Short-term effects of an active video gaming peripheral device on children’s behaviour preferences, habitual physical activity, and body composition International Conference of Physical Activity and Public Health (ICPAPH)

Graves LEF. "Active Video Game (AVG) Play in Young People": Symposium titled "It’s natural to play, creating environments for healthy activity in paediatric populations" ICSEMIS (International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport)

Graves LEF, Massey K, Atkinson A, Gregson W, Stratton G. Reliability of physical activity and heart rate measures in children during steady rate and intermittent treadmill exercise – The A-CLASS Project 23rd International Conference of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, McWhannell N, Henaghan J, Foweather L, Hepples J, Stratton G. Motion sensor output at high running speeds in children – The A-CLASS Project International Conference on Ambulatory Monitoring of Physical Activity and Movement

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. Associations between body fat, screen time and physical activity in 8-10 year old children exceeding electronic media guidelines European Congress of Sports Science

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. Gender specific associations between components of sedentary behaviour, physical activity and body fatness in 8-10 year old children reporting high media usage 24th International Conference of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology

Graves LEF, Stratton G. Novel modalities for increasing physical activity and reducing sedentary behaviour in children: exergaming European Congress of Sports Science

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Atkinson G, Stratton G. Short-term effects of an active video gaming peripheral device on children’s habitual physical activity, behaviour preferences and body composition 25th International Conference of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Ridgers N, Graves LEF, Foweather L, Boddy LM, Gobbi R, Cable NT, Green DJ. Associations between sedentary behaviour, cardiometabolic biomarkers and vascular health in children ACSM

Graves LEF. Taking Responsibility for Physical Activity Energie Evolution Conference (Leisure Industry Conference)

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Atkinson G, Stratton G. Short-term effects of an active video gaming peripheral device on children’s behaviour preferences, habitual physical activity, and body composition International Conference of Physical Activity and Public Health (ICPAPH)

Graves LEF. "Active Video Game (AVG) Play in Young People": Symposium titled "It’s natural to play, creating environments for healthy activity in paediatric populations" ICSEMIS (International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport)

Graves LEF, Massey K, Atkinson A, Gregson W, Stratton G. Reliability of physical activity and heart rate measures in children during steady rate and intermittent treadmill exercise – The A-CLASS Project 23rd International Conference of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, McWhannell N, Henaghan J, Foweather L, Hepples J, Stratton G. Motion sensor output at high running speeds in children – The A-CLASS Project International Conference on Ambulatory Monitoring of Physical Activity and Movement

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. Associations between body fat, screen time and physical activity in 8-10 year old children exceeding electronic media guidelines European Congress of Sports Science

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Stratton G. Gender specific associations between components of sedentary behaviour, physical activity and body fatness in 8-10 year old children reporting high media usage 24th International Conference of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology

Graves LEF, Stratton G. Novel modalities for increasing physical activity and reducing sedentary behaviour in children: exergaming European Congress of Sports Science

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Atkinson G, Stratton G. Short-term effects of an active video gaming peripheral device on children’s habitual physical activity, behaviour preferences and body composition 25th International Conference of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology

Hopkins ND, Stratton G, Ridgers N, Graves LEF, Foweather L, Boddy LM, Gobbi R, Cable NT, Green DJ. Associations between sedentary behaviour, cardiometabolic biomarkers and vascular health in children ACSM

Graves LEF. Taking Responsibility for Physical Activity Energie Evolution Conference (Leisure Industry Conference)

Graves LEF, Ridgers ND, Atkinson G, Stratton G. Short-term effects of an active video gaming peripheral device on children’s behaviour preferences, habitual physical activity, and body composition International Conference of Physical Activity and Public Health (ICPAPH)

Graves LEF. "Active Video Game (AVG) Play in Young People": Symposium titled "It’s natural to play, creating environments for healthy activity in paediatric populations" ICSEMIS (International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport)

Engagement & Impact

Conference organisation:

European College of Sports Sciences Pre Conference Symposium - Physical activity and sedentary behaviour interventions for children and young people: From Robust Research to Reality in Practice, Member of symposium steering group, http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/sps/RISES/102599.htm

European College of Sports Sciences Pre Conference Symposium - Physical activity and sedentary behaviour interventions for children and young people: From Robust Research to Reality in Practice, Member of symposium steering group, http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/sps/RISES/102599.htm

European College of Sports Sciences Pre Conference Symposium - Physical activity and sedentary behaviour interventions for children and young people: From Robust Research to Reality in Practice, Member of symposium steering group, http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/sps/RISES/102599.htm

European College of Sports Sciences Pre Conference Symposium - Physical activity and sedentary behaviour interventions for children and young people: From Robust Research to Reality in Practice, Member of symposium steering group, http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/sps/RISES/102599.htm

European College of Sports Sciences Pre Conference Symposium - Physical activity and sedentary behaviour interventions for children and young people: From Robust Research to Reality in Practice, Member of symposium steering group, http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/sps/RISES/102599.htm

European College of Sports Sciences Pre Conference Symposium - Physical activity and sedentary behaviour interventions for children and young people: From Robust Research to Reality in Practice, Member of symposium steering group, http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/sps/RISES/102599.htm

External collaboration:

Nightingale and Genesis Prevention Centre, University Hospital South Manchester, Dr Michelle Harvie: This research collaboration is focused on the physical activity and sedentary behaviour levels of breast cancer patients and the effect of exercise and diet interventions.

http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/paexchange/projects/128520.htm, SOKKA Ltd, Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan: SOKKA Ltd match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nightingale and Genesis Prevention Centre, University Hospital South Manchester, Dr Michelle Harvie: This research collaboration is focused on the physical activity and sedentary behaviour levels of breast cancer patients and the effect of exercise and diet interventions.

http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/paexchange/projects/128520.htm, SOKKA Ltd, Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan: SOKKA Ltd match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nightingale and Genesis Prevention Centre, University Hospital South Manchester, Dr Michelle Harvie: This research collaboration is focused on the physical activity and sedentary behaviour levels of breast cancer patients and the effect of exercise and diet interventions.

http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/paexchange/projects/128520.htm, SOKKA Ltd, Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan: SOKKA Ltd match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nightingale and Genesis Prevention Centre, University Hospital South Manchester, Dr Michelle Harvie: This research collaboration is focused on the physical activity and sedentary behaviour levels of breast cancer patients and the effect of exercise and diet interventions.

http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/paexchange/projects/128520.htm, SOKKA Ltd, Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan: SOKKA Ltd match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nightingale and Genesis Prevention Centre, University Hospital South Manchester, Dr Michelle Harvie: This research collaboration is focused on the physical activity and sedentary behaviour levels of breast cancer patients and the effect of exercise and diet interventions.

http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/paexchange/projects/128520.htm, SOKKA Ltd, Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan: SOKKA Ltd match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nightingale and Genesis Prevention Centre, University Hospital South Manchester, Dr Michelle Harvie: This research collaboration is focused on the physical activity and sedentary behaviour levels of breast cancer patients and the effect of exercise and diet interventions.

http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/paexchange/projects/128520.htm, SOKKA Ltd, Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan: SOKKA Ltd match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Industrial connections:

SHOKK / SHOKK Projects / Destination Youth, Head of Research and Development, http://www.shokk.co.uk/

SOKKA Ltd (Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan), Match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nintendo Ltd, Proof of concept research for Nintendo Wii and Wii Fit products

Ergotron Ltd, Uprising Project - LJMU received 25 free sit stand workstations from Ergotron Ltd to conduct a randomised controlled trial in adult workers., http://www.ergotron.com/Home/tabid/36/language/en-GB/default.aspx

SHOKK / SHOKK Projects / Destination Youth, Head of Research and Development, http://www.shokk.co.uk/

SOKKA Ltd (Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan), Match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nintendo Ltd, Proof of concept research for Nintendo Wii and Wii Fit products

Ergotron Ltd, Uprising Project - LJMU received 25 free sit stand workstations from Ergotron Ltd to conduct a randomised controlled trial in adult workers., http://www.ergotron.com/Home/tabid/36/language/en-GB/default.aspx

SHOKK / SHOKK Projects / Destination Youth, Head of Research and Development, http://www.shokk.co.uk/

SOKKA Ltd (Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan), Match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nintendo Ltd, Proof of concept research for Nintendo Wii and Wii Fit products

Ergotron Ltd, Uprising Project - LJMU received 25 free sit stand workstations from Ergotron Ltd to conduct a randomised controlled trial in adult workers., http://www.ergotron.com/Home/tabid/36/language/en-GB/default.aspx

SHOKK / SHOKK Projects / Destination Youth, Head of Research and Development, http://www.shokk.co.uk/

SOKKA Ltd (Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan), Match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nintendo Ltd, Proof of concept research for Nintendo Wii and Wii Fit products

Ergotron Ltd, Uprising Project - LJMU received 25 free sit stand workstations from Ergotron Ltd to conduct a randomised controlled trial in adult workers., http://www.ergotron.com/Home/tabid/36/language/en-GB/default.aspx

SHOKK / SHOKK Projects / Destination Youth, Head of Research and Development, http://www.shokk.co.uk/

SOKKA Ltd (Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan), Match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nintendo Ltd, Proof of concept research for Nintendo Wii and Wii Fit products

Ergotron Ltd, Uprising Project - LJMU received 25 free sit stand workstations from Ergotron Ltd to conduct a randomised controlled trial in adult workers., http://www.ergotron.com/Home/tabid/36/language/en-GB/default.aspx

SHOKK / SHOKK Projects / Destination Youth, Head of Research and Development, http://www.shokk.co.uk/

SOKKA Ltd (Dominic Ball, Sarah Keegan, Kevin Keegan), Match funded PhD studentship for 3 years with the funding for student fees, student stipend and consumables.

Nintendo Ltd, Proof of concept research for Nintendo Wii and Wii Fit products

Ergotron Ltd, Uprising Project - LJMU received 25 free sit stand workstations from Ergotron Ltd to conduct a randomised controlled trial in adult workers., http://www.ergotron.com/Home/tabid/36/language/en-GB/default.aspx

Media Coverage:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7155342.stm, BBC News website January 2007 – Report titled 'Wii players need to exercise too'. Article on the use of the Nintendo Wii as a physical activity promotion tool based on our BMJ 2007 publication.

http://www.nouvo.ch/124-2, Nouvo (Swiss TV) August 2007– Short film on active video gaming on the Nintendo Wii.

http://faraday09.theiet.org/wii/wiiapplication.cfm, The Institution of Engineering & Technology July 2008 – Short film titled 'The Real Stars of Sport' on active video gaming on Wii Fit based on our research in this field.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/generation-xxl/4od, Channel 4 2010 – featured within the TV programme Generation XXL. The piece focused on the importance and assesment of physical activity, aerobic fitness and health in obese children.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/jo-frost-extreme-parental-guidance, Channel 4 July 2011 – featured in the TV programme Jo Frost: Extreme parental guidance. The programme focused on the importance for health of children engaging in physical activity.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7155342.stm, BBC News website January 2007 – Report titled 'Wii players need to exercise too'. Article on the use of the Nintendo Wii as a physical activity promotion tool based on our BMJ 2007 publication.

http://www.nouvo.ch/124-2, Nouvo (Swiss TV) August 2007– Short film on active video gaming on the Nintendo Wii.

http://faraday09.theiet.org/wii/wiiapplication.cfm, The Institution of Engineering & Technology July 2008 – Short film titled 'The Real Stars of Sport' on active video gaming on Wii Fit based on our research in this field.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/generation-xxl/4od, Channel 4 2010 – featured within the TV programme Generation XXL. The piece focused on the importance and assesment of physical activity, aerobic fitness and health in obese children.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/jo-frost-extreme-parental-guidance, Channel 4 July 2011 – featured in the TV programme Jo Frost: Extreme parental guidance. The programme focused on the importance for health of children engaging in physical activity.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7155342.stm, BBC News website January 2007 – Report titled 'Wii players need to exercise too'. Article on the use of the Nintendo Wii as a physical activity promotion tool based on our BMJ 2007 publication.

http://www.nouvo.ch/124-2, Nouvo (Swiss TV) August 2007– Short film on active video gaming on the Nintendo Wii.

http://faraday09.theiet.org/wii/wiiapplication.cfm, The Institution of Engineering & Technology July 2008 – Short film titled 'The Real Stars of Sport' on active video gaming on Wii Fit based on our research in this field.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/generation-xxl/4od, Channel 4 2010 – featured within the TV programme Generation XXL. The piece focused on the importance and assesment of physical activity, aerobic fitness and health in obese children.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/jo-frost-extreme-parental-guidance, Channel 4 July 2011 – featured in the TV programme Jo Frost: Extreme parental guidance. The programme focused on the importance for health of children engaging in physical activity.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7155342.stm, BBC News website January 2007 – Report titled 'Wii players need to exercise too'. Article on the use of the Nintendo Wii as a physical activity promotion tool based on our BMJ 2007 publication.

http://www.nouvo.ch/124-2, Nouvo (Swiss TV) August 2007– Short film on active video gaming on the Nintendo Wii.

http://faraday09.theiet.org/wii/wiiapplication.cfm, The Institution of Engineering & Technology July 2008 – Short film titled 'The Real Stars of Sport' on active video gaming on Wii Fit based on our research in this field.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/generation-xxl/4od, Channel 4 2010 – featured within the TV programme Generation XXL. The piece focused on the importance and assesment of physical activity, aerobic fitness and health in obese children.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/jo-frost-extreme-parental-guidance, Channel 4 July 2011 – featured in the TV programme Jo Frost: Extreme parental guidance. The programme focused on the importance for health of children engaging in physical activity.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7155342.stm, BBC News website January 2007 – Report titled 'Wii players need to exercise too'. Article on the use of the Nintendo Wii as a physical activity promotion tool based on our BMJ 2007 publication.

http://www.nouvo.ch/124-2, Nouvo (Swiss TV) August 2007– Short film on active video gaming on the Nintendo Wii.

http://faraday09.theiet.org/wii/wiiapplication.cfm, The Institution of Engineering & Technology July 2008 – Short film titled 'The Real Stars of Sport' on active video gaming on Wii Fit based on our research in this field.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/generation-xxl/4od, Channel 4 2010 – featured within the TV programme Generation XXL. The piece focused on the importance and assesment of physical activity, aerobic fitness and health in obese children.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/jo-frost-extreme-parental-guidance, Channel 4 July 2011 – featured in the TV programme Jo Frost: Extreme parental guidance. The programme focused on the importance for health of children engaging in physical activity.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7155342.stm, BBC News website January 2007 – Report titled 'Wii players need to exercise too'. Article on the use of the Nintendo Wii as a physical activity promotion tool based on our BMJ 2007 publication.

http://www.nouvo.ch/124-2, Nouvo (Swiss TV) August 2007– Short film on active video gaming on the Nintendo Wii.

http://faraday09.theiet.org/wii/wiiapplication.cfm, The Institution of Engineering & Technology July 2008 – Short film titled 'The Real Stars of Sport' on active video gaming on Wii Fit based on our research in this field.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/generation-xxl/4od, Channel 4 2010 – featured within the TV programme Generation XXL. The piece focused on the importance and assesment of physical activity, aerobic fitness and health in obese children.

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/jo-frost-extreme-parental-guidance, Channel 4 July 2011 – featured in the TV programme Jo Frost: Extreme parental guidance. The programme focused on the importance for health of children engaging in physical activity.

Membership of professional bodies:

Member of the Chartered Management Institute, Chartered Management Institute, http://www.managers.org.uk/

Member of the Chartered Management Institute, Chartered Management Institute, http://www.managers.org.uk/

Member of the Chartered Management Institute, Chartered Management Institute, http://www.managers.org.uk/

Member of the Chartered Management Institute, Chartered Management Institute, http://www.managers.org.uk/

Member of the Chartered Management Institute, Chartered Management Institute, http://www.managers.org.uk/

Member of the Chartered Management Institute, Chartered Management Institute, http://www.managers.org.uk/

Other invited event:

ECSS (European Congress of Sports Science), Liverpool, UK, Invited speaker: Novel Modalities for Increasing Adherence to PA in Children: Exergaming

2011 énergie Evolution conference, Milton Keynes, UK, Invited speaker at this leisure sector conference held by the énergie group. Presentation on the physical activity guidelines and Public Health Responsibility Deal. Presentation title 'Taking responsibility for physical activity'.

ICSEMIS (International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport), Glasgow, Oral presentation titled "Active Video Game (AVG) Play in Young People", at invited symposium titled: "It’s natural to play, creating environments for healthy activity in paediatric populations"

ECSS (European Congress of Sports Science), Liverpool, UK, Invited speaker: Novel Modalities for Increasing Adherence to PA in Children: Exergaming

2011 énergie Evolution conference, Milton Keynes, UK, Invited speaker at this leisure sector conference held by the énergie group. Presentation on the physical activity guidelines and Public Health Responsibility Deal. Presentation title 'Taking responsibility for physical activity'.

ICSEMIS (International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport), Glasgow, Oral presentation titled "Active Video Game (AVG) Play in Young People", at invited symposium titled: "It’s natural to play, creating environments for healthy activity in paediatric populations"

ECSS (European Congress of Sports Science), Liverpool, UK, Invited speaker: Novel Modalities for Increasing Adherence to PA in Children: Exergaming

2011 énergie Evolution conference, Milton Keynes, UK, Invited speaker at this leisure sector conference held by the énergie group. Presentation on the physical activity guidelines and Public Health Responsibility Deal. Presentation title 'Taking responsibility for physical activity'.

ICSEMIS (International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport), Glasgow, Oral presentation titled "Active Video Game (AVG) Play in Young People", at invited symposium titled: "It’s natural to play, creating environments for healthy activity in paediatric populations"

ECSS (European Congress of Sports Science), Liverpool, UK, Invited speaker: Novel Modalities for Increasing Adherence to PA in Children: Exergaming

2011 énergie Evolution conference, Milton Keynes, UK, Invited speaker at this leisure sector conference held by the énergie group. Presentation on the physical activity guidelines and Public Health Responsibility Deal. Presentation title 'Taking responsibility for physical activity'.

ICSEMIS (International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport), Glasgow, Oral presentation titled "Active Video Game (AVG) Play in Young People", at invited symposium titled: "It’s natural to play, creating environments for healthy activity in paediatric populations"

ECSS (European Congress of Sports Science), Liverpool, UK, Invited speaker: Novel Modalities for Increasing Adherence to PA in Children: Exergaming

2011 énergie Evolution conference, Milton Keynes, UK, Invited speaker at this leisure sector conference held by the énergie group. Presentation on the physical activity guidelines and Public Health Responsibility Deal. Presentation title 'Taking responsibility for physical activity'.

ICSEMIS (International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport), Glasgow, Oral presentation titled "Active Video Game (AVG) Play in Young People", at invited symposium titled: "It’s natural to play, creating environments for healthy activity in paediatric populations"

ECSS (European Congress of Sports Science), Liverpool, UK, Invited speaker: Novel Modalities for Increasing Adherence to PA in Children: Exergaming

2011 énergie Evolution conference, Milton Keynes, UK, Invited speaker at this leisure sector conference held by the énergie group. Presentation on the physical activity guidelines and Public Health Responsibility Deal. Presentation title 'Taking responsibility for physical activity'.

ICSEMIS (International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport), Glasgow, Oral presentation titled "Active Video Game (AVG) Play in Young People", at invited symposium titled: "It’s natural to play, creating environments for healthy activity in paediatric populations"

Research Grants Awarded:

Technology Strategy Board, Department of Health (England), Economic and Social Research Council, SHOKK Ltd, To use cutting-edge science to validate and improve the effectiveness of the SHOKK programme in creating behaviour change (Knowledge Transfer Partnership), Tim Cable - RISES; Gareth Stratton - RISES; Zoe Knowles - RISES, Grant value (£): 204,820, Duration of research project: 3 years

University Hospital of South Manchester, Physical activity in breast cancer patients, Grant value (£): 2000+VAT

BUPA Foundation, Exploring Strategies to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour and Promote Physical Activity among Young People with Cystic Fibrosis, Prof Stuart Fairclough - LJMU; Dr Paul Fergus - LJMU; Dr Kevin Southern - University of Liverpool; Dr Zoe Knowles - LJMU;, Grant value (£): £19,029

Wigan Borough Council, Effective strategies to promote compliance to physical activity monitoring in young people (PhD consumables funding), Fairclough, S, McCann, D, Grant value (£): 8990

NHS Research & Development North West (Big Comedy Shop), Public Engagement Workshop: translating and communicating research evidence, Grant value (£): 1923, Duration of research project: 00/01

Technology Strategy Board, Department of Health (England), Economic and Social Research Council, SHOKK Ltd, To use cutting-edge science to validate and improve the effectiveness of the SHOKK programme in creating behaviour change (Knowledge Transfer Partnership), Tim Cable - RISES; Gareth Stratton - RISES; Zoe Knowles - RISES, Grant value (£): 204,820, Duration of research project: 3 years

University Hospital of South Manchester, Physical activity in breast cancer patients, Grant value (£): 2000+VAT

BUPA Foundation, Exploring Strategies to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour and Promote Physical Activity among Young People with Cystic Fibrosis, Prof Stuart Fairclough - LJMU; Dr Paul Fergus - LJMU; Dr Kevin Southern - University of Liverpool; Dr Zoe Knowles - LJMU;, Grant value (£): £19,029

Wigan Borough Council, Effective strategies to promote compliance to physical activity monitoring in young people (PhD consumables funding), Fairclough, S, McCann, D, Grant value (£): 8990

NHS Research & Development North West (Big Comedy Shop), Public Engagement Workshop: translating and communicating research evidence, Grant value (£): 1923, Duration of research project: 00/01

Technology Strategy Board, Department of Health (England), Economic and Social Research Council, SHOKK Ltd, To use cutting-edge science to validate and improve the effectiveness of the SHOKK programme in creating behaviour change (Knowledge Transfer Partnership), Tim Cable - RISES; Gareth Stratton - RISES; Zoe Knowles - RISES, Grant value (£): 204,820, Duration of research project: 3 years

University Hospital of South Manchester, Physical activity in breast cancer patients, Grant value (£): 2000+VAT

BUPA Foundation, Exploring Strategies to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour and Promote Physical Activity among Young People with Cystic Fibrosis, Prof Stuart Fairclough - LJMU; Dr Paul Fergus - LJMU; Dr Kevin Southern - University of Liverpool; Dr Zoe Knowles - LJMU;, Grant value (£): £19,029

Wigan Borough Council, Effective strategies to promote compliance to physical activity monitoring in young people (PhD consumables funding), Fairclough, S, McCann, D, Grant value (£): 8990

NHS Research & Development North West (Big Comedy Shop), Public Engagement Workshop: translating and communicating research evidence, Grant value (£): 1923, Duration of research project: 00/01

Technology Strategy Board, Department of Health (England), Economic and Social Research Council, SHOKK Ltd, To use cutting-edge science to validate and improve the effectiveness of the SHOKK programme in creating behaviour change (Knowledge Transfer Partnership), Tim Cable - RISES; Gareth Stratton - RISES; Zoe Knowles - RISES, Grant value (£): 204,820, Duration of research project: 3 years

University Hospital of South Manchester, Physical activity in breast cancer patients, Grant value (£): 2000+VAT

BUPA Foundation, Exploring Strategies to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour and Promote Physical Activity among Young People with Cystic Fibrosis, Prof Stuart Fairclough - LJMU; Dr Paul Fergus - LJMU; Dr Kevin Southern - University of Liverpool; Dr Zoe Knowles - LJMU;, Grant value (£): £19,029

Wigan Borough Council, Effective strategies to promote compliance to physical activity monitoring in young people (PhD consumables funding), Fairclough, S, McCann, D, Grant value (£): 8990

NHS Research & Development North West (Big Comedy Shop), Public Engagement Workshop: translating and communicating research evidence, Grant value (£): 1923, Duration of research project: 00/01

Technology Strategy Board, Department of Health (England), Economic and Social Research Council, SHOKK Ltd, To use cutting-edge science to validate and improve the effectiveness of the SHOKK programme in creating behaviour change (Knowledge Transfer Partnership), Tim Cable - RISES; Gareth Stratton - RISES; Zoe Knowles - RISES, Grant value (£): 204,820, Duration of research project: 3 years

University Hospital of South Manchester, Physical activity in breast cancer patients, Grant value (£): 2000+VAT

BUPA Foundation, Exploring Strategies to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour and Promote Physical Activity among Young People with Cystic Fibrosis, Prof Stuart Fairclough - LJMU; Dr Paul Fergus - LJMU; Dr Kevin Southern - University of Liverpool; Dr Zoe Knowles - LJMU;, Grant value (£): £19,029

Wigan Borough Council, Effective strategies to promote compliance to physical activity monitoring in young people (PhD consumables funding), Fairclough, S, McCann, D, Grant value (£): 8990

NHS Research & Development North West (Big Comedy Shop), Public Engagement Workshop: translating and communicating research evidence, Grant value (£): 1923, Duration of research project: 00/01

Technology Strategy Board, Department of Health (England), Economic and Social Research Council, SHOKK Ltd, To use cutting-edge science to validate and improve the effectiveness of the SHOKK programme in creating behaviour change (Knowledge Transfer Partnership), Tim Cable - RISES; Gareth Stratton - RISES; Zoe Knowles - RISES, Grant value (£): 204,820, Duration of research project: 3 years

University Hospital of South Manchester, Physical activity in breast cancer patients, Grant value (£): 2000+VAT

BUPA Foundation, Exploring Strategies to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour and Promote Physical Activity among Young People with Cystic Fibrosis, Prof Stuart Fairclough - LJMU; Dr Paul Fergus - LJMU; Dr Kevin Southern - University of Liverpool; Dr Zoe Knowles - LJMU;, Grant value (£): £19,029

Wigan Borough Council, Effective strategies to promote compliance to physical activity monitoring in young people (PhD consumables funding), Fairclough, S, McCann, D, Grant value (£): 8990

NHS Research & Development North West (Big Comedy Shop), Public Engagement Workshop: translating and communicating research evidence, Grant value (£): 1923, Duration of research project: 00/01