Prof John Saxton FBASES (Chair of the Scientific Programme Committee)
"I am delighted to welcome you to BASES Conference 2019.
We aim to provide 2 days of world-leading content across sport and exercise sciences. 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 13 September 2019
Brook is programme director of the Sports and Exercise Science undergraduate degree and the Curriculum Chair of the Exercise Biomedicine undergraduate degree at Newcastle University, where he teaches Biomechanics, Research Methods and Statistics and Integrated Exercise Biomedicine. Brook is also an active member of the Brain and Movement Research Team. His current research focuses on walking behaviour and gait patterns with the overall aims of: i) early and accurate diagnosis neurodegenerative conditions such as Parkinson's disease and dementia; ii) predicting healthy ageing phenotypes as well as people at high risk of cognitive decline and falls; iii) measuring the progression of neurodegeneration over time and its response to interventions; and iv) identifying the underlying mechanical and neural underpinnings of human locomotion.