Academic staff in the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Academic and research staff.

Head of School

Professor Janice L. Thompson

Professor Janice L. Thompson

Head of School
Professor of Public Health Nutrition and Exercise

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

60 second video iconProfessor Janice L. Thompson is a leading expert in the field of public health nutrition and exercise, and their role in preventing and treating risks for obesity, cardiovascular disease, and type 2 diabetes across the lifespan.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 3084
Email
j.thompson.1@bham.ac.uk

Academic staff

Professor Anna Phillips

Professor Anna Phillips

Professor of Behavioural Medicine

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

60 second video iconProfessor Anna C. Phillips is an internationally renowned researcher and Health Psychologist working in Psychoneuroimmunology and Psychophysiology. She has conducted award winning work on stress and vaccination response across the life course.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 4398
Email
a.c.phillips@bham.ac.uk

Dr Andy Philp

Dr Andy Philp

Senior Lecturer in Integrative Physiology

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Dr Andy Philp is an integrative physiologist, interested in the molecular regulation of skeletal muscle adaptation. The main focus of his work is to examine how diet and exercise interact to regulate skeletal muscle mitochondrial function, adaptive growth and insulin sensitivity in the context of human athletic performance and in metabolic diseases such as sarcopaenia, obesity and type 2 diabetes.

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 8872
Email
a.philp@bham.ac.uk

Dr David Punt

Dr David Punt

Senior Lecturer

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

David is interested in both cognitive and motor difficulties that can arise following stroke and how these affect how people move and function.  He has a particular interest in the neglect syndrome.  His research aims to understand related difficulties and to develop rehabilitative strategies to help people overcome them.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 415 8391
Email
t.d.punt@bham.ac.uk