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Prof John Saxton FBASES (Chair of the Scientific Programme Committee)


"I am delighted to welcome you to BASES Conference 2018.

 We aim to provide 2 days of world-leading content across sport and exercise sciences and psychology. Whether you wish to present your own research or listen to others, I hope you will join us for what promises to be an outstanding event."

Early bird delegate prices 

Available until Friday 14 September 2018

Dr Emma Kavanagh


Dr Emma Kavanagh is a lecturer in Sports Psychology and Coaching Sciences and a BASES Accredited Performance Psychologist and Chartered Sport and Exercise Scientist, working with athletes at National and International level. Her research interests are within the academic disciplines of psychology and sociology. Current projects include an examination of humanisation and dehumanisation in high performance sport and its impact on athlete wellbeing, understanding human rights in elite sport and an exploration of virtual and face-to-face maltreatment in high performance environments. Emma has recently been a member of the BASES athlete protection task group responsible for the development of safeguarding workshops which aim to educate existing and trainee sport and exercise scientists on issues of athlete safeguarding in the United Kingdom.