PhD Title: The Psychology of Weight Loss Goals
Supervisors: Dr Nikos Ntoumanis
BSc Sport Science and Health from Dublin City University
MSc Physical Activity and Health from Loughborough University
Heather McKee is currently involved in research relating to weight loss goals and temptation. Her research examines how multiple goal pursuit impacts weight loss success, the factors that contribute to weight maintenance success and failure as well as how diet and physical activity temptations operate in the overweight and obese.
Co-organising One day conference on focusing on physical activity, health and weight loss entitled ‘Psychological aspects of physical activity throughout the lifespan’