The biomechanics team examines human performance and safety and designs products that will optimize human performance at work or play.
The CVSRL works to understand the characteristics of the endothelial response to changes in blood flow and how this can be applied to understand and prevent pathological changes in vascular function.
The Centre for Environmental Health Equity (CEHE) works with communities to build knowledge that contributes to healthy and just environments for all.
To understand the nature of mechanisms controlling blood vessels involved in adjusting exercising muscle blood flow (and thereby oxygen delivery), how disturbances and disease affect this control, and how exercise training can restore/improve this control.
Obesity is a major risk factor for disease and a public health problem. Recent information suggests that while it is possible for most overweight adults to lose a substantial amount of weight.
To understand the mechanisms by which both different intensities and different types of exercise improve mitochondrial function in healthy, overweight/obese and diseased populations.
The mission of the Physical Activity and Epidemiology Laboratory at Queen’s University is to improve the health of Canadians through research, increasing public awareness, and advocacy around issues related to physical activity and obesity.
Our mission is to be the best students, teachers, academics and people we can possibly be. We will do something every day that brings us closer to our goals. Together we will foster an environment rich with hard work, creative thinking, collaboration, humour and friendship.
A twice weekly exercise program for people with a mobility impairment.
Cultural studies of sport, health and the body, feminist theory; interpretive methodologies; historical analyses, gender, sexuality and sport; masculinities; queer subjectivities.