PAWB Centre - Physical Activity for Health and Wellbeing
Professor John G Hughes, Vice-Chancellor reminded the invited audience of the School’s pedigree and of the national and international expertise of its leading researchers.
During his speech, Gary Doherty, Chief Executive of Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board highlighted a few examples of how the partnership between BCUHB and SSHES has delivered successful outcomes for research, education and training.
Jamie Macdonald demonstrates his research to Dr Mahdi Jibani, Consultant Nephrologist at BCUHB, Gary Doherty, Vice Chancellor, Prof John G Hughes, Prof Nichola Callow, Dean of the College of Health and Behavioural Sciences and head of School, Prof Tim Woodman.
Dr Aamer Sandoo, a Lecturer in Cardiovascular physiology shows Prof Nichola Callow how he uses ultrasound to examine the health of large blood vessels, with student Tom Jones posing as a patient.
Dr Hans-Peter Kubis, a senior lecturer in Physiology is testing the effect of a sweet taste on heart-rate, with PhD students Tamam Albewi and student Mike Zurawlew on the running machine.
PhD student Majid Alenezi is investigating knee muscle strength to learn more about progressive knee osteoarthritis.