Domain Chair:

Professor Dame Anne Johnson

Domain Coordinator:

Sarah Welsher

Communications and Events Officer:

Cassie Harley-Boyce

PARG Symposium

Research on Physical Activity and Health in London: From laboratory to environmental and population studies

A Symposium & Networking Event organised by UCL’s Physical Activity Research Group (PARG) and the UCL Population Health Domain - 28 November 2011


The inaugural PARG symposium and networking event took place on the 28th November 2011 at the Institute of Child Health. The event was an enormous success, with over 110 delegates and a large number of high quality abstract submissions. The symposium consisted of invited guest speakers, oral presentations, moderated poster presentations, and general posters. We would like to thank all those who attended and contributed to this event, and hope to see you again next year. Please see the links below for the programme and abstract booklet, and presentation slides from the guest and oral presentations.

Programme and Abstract Booklet

Presentation Slides

Guest Speakers

Oral Presentations Stream 1: Epidemiology

Oral Presentations Stream 2: Cardiovascular Disease and Mental Health

Note: Not all presenters were able to give permission for their slides to be displayed. Please see the programme booklet for a full list of presentations and abstracts.

Contact details

For further information please contact:

Dr Ngaire Coombs, PARG coordinator

Dr Emmanuel Stamatakis, PARG lead 

PARG, Research Department of Epidemiology & Public Health, UCL - Gower Street Campus, 1 - 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6HB


An event sponsored by

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