Tagged: wellbeing

Ageing, Physical Activity, Recreation and Wellbeing

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A new book to raise awareness of ways to healthy ageing has been published by Dr Barbara Humberstone, Professor of Sociology of Sport and Outdoor Education, and Dr Maria Konstantaki, Senior Lecturer in Exercise Physiology and Nutrition. ‘Ageing, Physical Activity, Recreation and …

Arts for Health Cornwall Summer School

Arts for Health Cornwall are offering a bitesize training programme in the form of a five-day summer school, which will explore designing and delivering arts and health projects. The summer school also includes opportunities for networking, socialising and participating in …

Ageing, Physical Activity, Recreation and Well-being: A Multidisciplinary Conference

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Host: Buckinghamshire New University and ‘Movers & Shakers’ Keynote Speakers Carol Cutler Riddick, Professor of gerontology and leisure & Graduate Coordinator, Gallaudet  University, U.S.A Others tbc This one day event aims to bring together practitioners, students and researchers interested in community-based health/recreation …

Call for papers: Ageing, Physical Activity, Recreation and Well-being Multidisciplinary Conference

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Date: Thursday 11 June 2015 Host: Buckinghamshire New University and ‘Movers & Shakers’ Venue: Gateway Building, Buckinghamshire New University, High Wycombe, HP11 2JZ The conference is a one day event which aims to bring together practitioners, students and researchers interested in …

Innovative research at Winchester engages local community to share their ideas of tranquillity

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Local communities and organisations in the Purbeck area of Dorset are invited to share their ideas on tranquillity in a series of group meetings being held this month at West Lulworth (14 May) and Harman’s Cross (21 May). Local communities …

Research Theme: Sport, Health and Ageing

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The following links will provide more information on the research centres and supervisors / research collaborators at CREST member institutions for the Research Theme – Sport, Health and Ageing. Bucks New University Centre of Excellence for Telehealth and Assisted Living …

Ageing, Physical Activity, Recreation and Well-being Conference

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In every continent people are living longer lives in the 21st century. By 2050, older people are predicted to make up 22% of the world population with an increase in each major sector of the globe (United Nations Department of …

New research reveals Scottish country dancing can delay ageing process

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New research by the University of Cumbria reveals Scottish country dancing is beneficial to the health of older women and can help to delay the ageing process. The university’s Active Ageing Research Group (AARG) has published its recent findings in …

St Mary’s University, Twickenham

St Mary’s has had an established culture of research and scholarship for many years, concentrated in hubs of excellence within research centres and at discipline level in Academic Schools. The areas of specialism include: Sport, Health and Wellbeing Education and …

Buckinghamshire New University

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Research at Buckinghamshire New University (Bucks) is focused on the needs of business, commerce and industry as well as the public and voluntary sectors.  Bucks strongly encourage a collaborative approach and have a number of non-profit research centres and institutes which foster close …

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