The Biomedical Basis of Elite Performance
The Biomedical Basis of Elite Performance
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Overview Symposia Plenary Lectures

Programme Overview

To see the scientific programme committee, click here.

The meeting will comprise symposia, oral communications, posters and plenary lectures, all of which will focus on basic and applied scientific and medical issues of direct relevance to athletic performance.

You can download a full programme overview here The Biomedical Basis of Elite Performance [PDF] or click on the links below.

  Monday 19 March The Biomedical Basis of Elite Performance Tuesday 20 March The Biomedical Basis of Elite Performance Wednesday 21 March
08.00 Registration & refreshments Registration & refreshments Registration & refreshments
08.30 Cardiac, respiratory and vascular aspects of performance Neuromuscular function, muscle phenotype and mass regulation Thermoregulation
10.00 Genomics and exercise
11.00 Posters & refreshments Posters & refreshments Posters & refreshments
12.00 Oral Communications Schools competition, presentation and judging
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Oral Communications
13.00 Posters & lunch Posters & lunch Posters & lunch
14.00 Drugs in sport Exercise metabolism Sports and exercise medicine
16.00 Bayliss-Starling Prize Lecture - Title TBC
Jerome A Dempsey (University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
Oral Communications Oral Communications
17.00 Posters & refreshments Posters & refreshments Posters & refreshments
18.00 The biological basis for exercise and health
Frank Booth (University of Missouri, Columbia, USA)
How science and medicine has changed how athletes train and perform
Scott Drawer & Christian Cook
(
UK Sport, UK)
A life-time contribution to our understanding of the elite athlete
Bengt Saltin (University Hospital Copenhagen, Denmark)
19.00 End of day one End of day two End of day three
    Conference Dinner  

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Scientific Programme Committee

Paul Greenhaff (University of Nottingham, UK) Chair

David Cowan (King’s College London, UK)
Carolyn Greig (University of Edinburgh, UK)
Steve Harridge (King’s College London, UK)
Robin Hiley (University of Cambridge, UK)
Jackie Jones (Wiley-Blackwell, UK)
Michael Joyner (Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA)
Michael Kjær (University of Copenhagen, UK)
Ron Maughan (Loughborough University, UK)
Ian McGrath (University of Glasgow, UK)
Michael White (University of Birmingham, UK)

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The Biomedical Basis of Elite Performance

Joint Meeting of The Physiological Society, the British Pharmacological Society and Wiley-Blackwell; supported by Gatorade Sports Science Institute.
The Physiological Society British Pharmacological Society Wiley-Blackwell Gatorade Sports Science Institute
  Other sponsors  
  BBSRC  
  Speakers include  
  UK Sport  
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  Speakers' manuscripts to be published in  
The Journal of Physiology

British Journal of Pharmacology

Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports

Experimental Physiology

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