Exercise & Education


  • In conjunction with Diabetes UK Cymru formed an annual Pan-Wales Public Conference in diabetes and physical activity.
  • A new MSc Diabetes Practice, 2-year MSc involving research-informed lectures on diabetes and physical activity.
  • School of Human and Health Sciences Chronic Condition Management: Diabetes Module (Code: SHGM66).
  • Royal College of General Practitioners/Welsh Deanery Motivate 2 Move: General Practitioner Physical Activity Educational Initiative.
  • Scientific Adviser in the production of exercise videos specifically designed for diabetes patients (PocketMedic Films, eHealth Digital Media Ltd).


Professional Activities

  • European Association for Study of Diabetes (EASD): ExPAs Exercise Sub-Group.


Post-Doctoral Research

  • Dr Othmar Moser (COFUND research fellow): Theme Physical Exercise and Type 1 diabetes.


Post graduate Students

  • Dr Benjamin Gray:Prevalence of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes risk in a workplace-based setting: Prosiect Sir Gâr.
  • Dr Daniel Turner: Impact of Acute Resistance Exercise on glycaemia in individuals with type 1 diabetes.
  • Miss Stephanie Hanley: Mixed methods analysis of the physical activity patterns and behaviours of bariatric surgery patients.
  • Dr Daniel West: Influence of exogenous insulin and carbohydrate adjustments on glycaemia around aerobic exercise in type 1 diabetes.
  • Dr Enzo Di Battista Qualitative assessment of workplace lifestyle intervention programme: Project Sir Gar.
  • Mr Liam Williams Polyphenol epigallocatechin gallate and lipid metabolism during graded exercise in man.
  • Dr Laura Mason: Exercise Training and Kidney Dialysis and Transplantation.
  • Mr Kieran Ryan: Influence of Bovine colostrum on glycaemic control in Diabetes.
  • Max Eckstein: Walking training and type 2 diabetes.
  • Rachel Deere: Interstitial glucose monitoring during exercise in type 1 diabetes.