Breast Health Research

'The biomechanics of breast bounce' - Dr Joanna Scurr presents at the London Marathon Conference 2012

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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 10:11:00 BST

Dr Joanna Scurr has been invited to present at the 29th London Marathon Medical Conference on the 21st of April 2012, with a presentation titled; the biomechanics of breast bounce. The conference itself is focussed solely on the medicine and science of marathon running.

The following guest speakers will be presenting;

1. Sex-based differences in the pulmonary physiology of athletes - Dr Bill Sheel PhD, Professor of Exercise Physiology, University of British Columbia, Canada 

2. The Biomechanics of Breast Bounce - Dr Joanna Scurr PhD, Reader in Biomechanics, University of Portsmouth, UK

3. Do the hearts of male and female athletes differ? - Dr Aaron Baggish MD, Cardiologist and Associate Director, Cardiovascular Performance Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA

4. Keynote: Eating disorders and exercise in elite female athletes - Dr Jorunn Sundgot-Borgen PhD, Professor in Physical Activity and Health, The Norwegian University of Sport and Physical Education, Norway

5. Elite female marathon running: A case study of Mara Yamauchi - Dr Charles Pedlar PhD, Sport and Exercise Scientist, Academic Director, St Mary's University College, Twickenham 

For details and registration for this free conference, follow the link: