Department of Sport and Exercise Science

Short Courses

Breast Science Educational Workshops

  • Course Type: Short Course
  • Date: April 2018
  • Hours: 1 day
  • Cost: TBC

The Research Group in Breast Health run bi-annual one-day workshops on ‘The science behind breasts and bras’. This workshop will offer you the chance to expand your knowledge and understanding of the science behind breasts and bras. You will learn about breast anatomy, the problems with breasts and the science behind how the breast moves. The workshop also presents the latest cutting edge research in breast biomechanics, breast support (both sports bras and everyday bras) and bra fit. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn from the world leaders in this area! The Research Group in Breast Health is in a unique position to be able to offer this exciting course, where information on the science of breasts and bras gained from research experience can be shared with bra manufacturers, designers, healthcare professionals and many other interested parties. There is currently no other workshop available on the market which is able to provide up-to-date and relevant information in this area.

Contact jenny.burbage@port.ac.uk