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Researcher: McGowan, C (Dr Courtney McGowan)

Fields of Research

Exercise physiology
Signal transduction
Sports medicine
Mental health services
Primary health care
Health counselling

Research Objectives

Organised sports
Clinical health
Women's and maternal health
Nutrition
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Mental health services
Behaviour and health
Injury prevention and control

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Additional warm-up strategies improve sprint swimming performance; 6th Exercise and Sport Science Australia Conference
Current warm-up practices and the contemporary issues faced by elite swimming coaches; Be Active 2014: Australian Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport
Heated garments and dryland activation routines: The keys to improving sprint swimming performance?; Australian Institute of Sport Applied Physiology Conference
Heated garments and dryland activation routines: The keys to improving sprint swimming performance?; 20th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science
Impact of controlled frequency breathing on performance and physiology in swimming; Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA) Conference
Use of additional warm-up strategies in the pre-race transition period enhances sprint swimming performance; The 8th International Symposium on Biomechanics and Medicine in Swimming
WahooKICKR18 and common bike-mounted power meters Do they output accurate power data?

Research Projects

State-wide Sports Science Services Strengthening Sport and Health in Tasmania; Tasmanian Community Fund (TasCF)
Cornerstone Youth Services (CYS) Nutrition and Physical Activity Capacity Building Project

Research Candidate Supervision