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 Sharon Madigan is a performance nutritionist with the Irish Institute of Sport in 2010 and is currently an accredited member of the Irish Institute of Sport. She is responsible for delivery and coordination of nutrition services for elite Irish athletes across a range of Olympic and Paralympic sports at the institute of sport. She lectures Sports Nutrition and Health and Nutrition at Dublin City University in the School of Health and Human Performance. She is currently a member of the sports science and medical team of the Olympic Council of Ireland and was the performance nutritionist with the Irish Team in London.
She has worked with the High Performance Boxing Team working with young developing boxers right up to our elite international team. The squad has had unprecedented success at all levels including European, World and Olympic games since 2003. An active interest in "making weight" sports means that she is now working with a number of other athletes in sports such as rowing, judo, cycling and endurance sports. From 2002-2009 Sharon helped deliver nutrition services at the Sports Institute Northern Ireland to a range of funded athletes. Part of this role included the provision of nutrition education to the Ulster Rugby Academy, Hockey, Sailing, Triathlon, swimming etc. Since from 2008-2011 has also was the performance dietitian with the Senior Ulster Rugby Team.