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Beckett Talks From World Leading Researchers

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25 Jan 2021 - 2 Mar 2021

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Listen to the new podcast series from Leeds Beckett University.

Hear from some of our world-leading researchers, how they’re transforming the world around us today and how they aspire to create a better tomorrow.

Beckett Talks are published regularly across a range of podcast platforms, sharing the experiences and expertise of our academic, student and graduate communities.

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Current episodes:

  • Covid-19 & Culture - Professor Susan Watkins from the School of Cultural Studies and Humanities presents a series of episodes discussing how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected our culture and the long term impacts we may see.#
  • Physical activity: What gets more people moving? - Jim McKenna is Professor of Physical Activity and Health and Head of the Active Lifestyles Research Centre in the Carnegie School of Sports. He shares his research on the factors that increase activity in individuals and communities.
  • There's no single solution to obesity - Professor Paul Gately has led a broad range of innovative obesity research from understanding the influence of obesogenic environments to the impact of high protein diets on obese children. In this podcast, he talks about his work and research.
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During this period of social distancing and lockdown due to Coronavirus we advise that you check directly with the organiser of this event that it is going ahead as publicised.

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  • Adults only
  • Radio & Podcasts
  • Science
  • Talk
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