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."
Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences
Muir entered the public health service by joining the City of Oxford Health Department in 1972. The first phase of his professional career focused on disease prevention and health in old age, followed by the development of the NHS screening programmes as well as services aimed at bringing knowledge to patients and professionals, including the NHS Choices. He has also been instrumental in setting up the Centre for Evidence Based Medicine and the Cochrane Collaboration in Oxford. During this period he was appointed as the Chief Knowledge Officer of the NHS in England. He is a Visiting Professor in Knowledge Management at the Department of Surgery and a Visiting Professor of Value Based Healthcare at the Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences. He has returned to his first mission to prevent disease and promote health in old age with a series of books Sod60! Sod70!, SodIt, Eat Well and the Mid-life Health Handbook.