UCRISE Research

The University of Canberra Research Institute for Sport and Exercise is a research and innovation institute bringing together staff from a wide variety of academic disciplines around the theme of sport and exercise.

It has been created to support the university's sporting aspirations through strategic planning and leadership, the co-ordination of sport-related research, consultancy across its faculties and the development of external partnerships.

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  1. Professor Dick Telford, Michael Shelley and Lisa Weightman

    Professor Dick Telford: Changing our world for the better

    At 73 years of age Dick Telford is showing no sign of slowing down. In fact, if anything, these days his life is driven by his passion to improve ‘physical literacy’ in children.

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    UC launches Australian first balance technology to knock concussion

    Australian first technology at the University of Canberra is helping elite athletes recover from concussion and return to action sooner than previously possible

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  3. Centenary Professor John Dryzek accepts his award from DVC R&I Frances Shannon

    Honouring UC’s enquiring minds

    Leading thinkers have been recognised for their studies and mentoring over the past year at the University of Canberra’s awards for Research and Innovation Excellence

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  4. Researcher Katie Speer and participant Martin, spar during the boxing training

    Veterans go toe-to-toe with PTSD in new research

    A University of Canberra research project aims to discover if boxing could be the latest weapon to combat PTSD and chronic disease

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