BASES 20th Heads of Department Forum

21st May 2024

BASES hosted the 20th Heads of Department (HoD) Forum on 15 May 2024 at the University of Bedfordshire. The theme of the event was Topical challenges in Sport and Exercise Science Higher Education and provided an excellent day of information, insights and discussions for those with leadership roles within sport and exercise sciences academia. There were several presentations and breakout group discussions throughout the day. 29 delegates registered for the event, representing 13 UK institutions. HoD Advisory Group member, Dr Jessica Hill, said, “The day was a huge success, bringing together Department Heads from across the country. The event provided an opportunity for discussion around the challenges in Sport and Exercise Science and enabled the sharing of a wide variety of best practices.”


BASES stands for the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. BASES is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK.

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