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Professor Anna Whittaker

Professor Anna Whittaker, Professor of Behavioural Medicine in the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, features as scientific expert in the BBC documentary The Truth About Stress broadcast on BBC1 at 9pm on Thursday 4 May 2017. 

See details of the programme here

In this programme BBC presenter Fiona Phillips wants to understand why we are experiencing increased amounts of stress in our lives and what actions we can take in order to reduce it.


Professor Anna C. Whittaker (was 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.

Read Professor Whittaker's profile