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Dr Ben Davies

Dr Ben Davies

Dr Ben Davies
BSc Hons, Msc, PhD

Honorary Senior Research Associate

Office 3.09
Canynge Hall,
39 Whatley Road, Bristol BS8 2PS
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 3314572

Research summary

Mixed research methods; Physical activity and dietary assessment; Dietary misreporting; Physical activity and dietary interventions that target the prevention of obesity and associated health complications in youths; Health services research and evaluation.

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Ben has a BSc (Hons) in Sport and Exercise Science from DeMontfort University, an MSc by research from the University of Bedfordshire and was awarded a PhD from the University of Bedfordshire in January 2014. 

Ben’s PhD explored the associations of physical activity and diet, with a specific focus on dietary glycaemic index (GI), with risk factors for the metabolic syndrome in post-pubertal adolescents. Ben also conducted a collaborative randomised controlled trial with the NHS to assess the impact of a 12 week, low GI, dietary intervention in overweight and obese adolescents who expressed risk factors for the metabolic ...

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