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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. 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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  2. Dr Philip Roberts on the P4F stage

    UC researchers win over investors in 90 seconds

    The University of Canberra’s annual Pitch for Funds has challenged 20 researchers and academics to convince investors to commit money to their projects

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  3. Image of two soldiers in the field

    UC studies how to help soldiers perform at their best

    University of Canberra researchers will advise the Australian Army on how to best prepare soldiers for frontline combat as part of a project aimed at enhancing the performance of Australia’s military personnel

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  4. 3MT winners Cynthia Mathew and Hayley Teasdale

    Three-minute time limit tests UC’s PhD candidates

    Some of the University of Canberra’s finest PhD candidates have put their research knowledge to the test for the 2017 Three Minute Thesis

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