Prof Greg Whyte OBE, FBASES (Chair of the Scientific Programme Committee)
"I am delighted to welcome you to BASES-FEPSAC Conference 2017.
This will be the first joint conference between BASES and the the European Federation for Sport Psychology. We aim to provide 2 days of world-leading content across sport and exercise sciences and psychology. Whether you wish to present your own research or listen to others, I hope you will join us for what promises to be an outstanding event."
King’s College London
Stephen obtained his PhD from the University of Birmingham and then undertook post-doctoral research at the Karolinska Institute, Sweden and Copenhagen Muscle Research Centre, Denmark. His first initial positions were in the University Department of Geriatric Medicine at the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine and then in the Department of Physiology at University College London, where he was also a Wellcome Trust Research Fellow. Since 2005 he has been Professor of Human and Applied Physiology at King’s College London. He is Director of the Centre of Human & Aerospace Physiological Sciences within the Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine. Since 2012 he has been Editor in Chief of the Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. Using cell biology through to exercise physiology approaches, his research focuses on increasing understanding of human skeletal muscle function and plasticity, particularly in regard to ageing.