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exercise physiologist , researcher

Karen Birch, British exercise physiologist, researcher. Achievements include research in the field of female health and exercise. Member American College of Sports Medicine, British Association of Sport and Exercise Medicine, National Osteoporosis Society.

Background

Birch, Karen was born on February 17, 1969 in Wolverhampton, United Kingdom. Daughter of Terry Birch and Maureen Anne Woolfe.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Movement Science with honors, University Liverpool, England, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, Liverpool John Moores University, 1993.

Career

Research assistant Liverpool John Moores University, Merseyside, United Kingdom, 1990-1993. Lecturer in exercise physiology Manchester Metropolitan University, 1993-1995, senior lecturer in exercise physiology, since 1995. Exercise science route leader Manchester Metropolitan University, since 1996, exercise physiology leader, 1994-1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in the field of female health and exercise.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Journal of Physiology, Canada Journal of Applied Physiology, Medicine and Science in Sport and Exercise, Ergonomics, Journal of Sport Sciences, Biological Rhythm Research, Sports, Exercise and Injury.

Membership

Member American College of Sports Medicine, British Association of Sport and Exercise Medicine, National Osteoporosis Society.

Connections

father:
Terry Birch

mother:
Maureen Anne Woolfe