Exercise Sciences Research Day Event as iCalendar

27 October 2017

9am - 4pm

Location: Tamaki Innovation Campus Building 730 - Room 264

Host: Department of Exercise Sciences

Contact email: exercise-sciences@auckland.ac.nz

Website: http://www.es.auckland.ac.nz


All staff and students are welcome to attend the entire or part of the student poster presentation sessions in the morning, and the Exercise Sciences research talks in the afternoon. 

Over 30 research focused posters will be presented covering a wide range of Exercise Sciences research topics.

9.00 - 12:30 pm

Postgraduate student poster presentation session (For EXERSCI 772 & 774)





12:30 - 1:30 pm






1:30 - 1:35 pm

Welcome – Chair, Associate Professor Heather Smith





1:35 - 1:50 pm

The Efficacy of Affective Behavioral Strategies for Increasing Physical Activity: Implications for Harnessing the Dual-Mode Model

Dr Lauren Samson

1:50 - 2:05 pm

Effects of Healthy Aging and Lifelong Endurance Exercise on Cardiovascular Structure and Function in Women

Nikita Sloane

2:05 - 2:20 pm

Creatine supplementation modulates cerebral oxygenation during extreme hypoxia

Hayden Green

2:20 - 2:35 pm

The effect of a 12 week exercise rehabilitation program on cardiopulmonary recovery from a maximal aerobic exercise test

Ellie Rickman




2:35 - 2.55pm






2.55 - 3.00 pm

Chair, Associate Professor Jim Stinear


3:00 - 3:15 pm

The influence of fatigue on muscle synergies

Pablo Ortega-Auriol

3:15 - 3:30 pm

Primary motor cortex inhibition in chronic stroke: a multimodal study

Ronan Mooney

3:30 - 3:45 pm

A patient-specific biomechanical computational framework for clinical gait analysis

Yunru Ma

3:45 - 4.00 pm

Running a clinical trial: the perspective of a postdoctoral research fellow

Dr John Cirillo