Professor Lauren Sherar
Physical Activity and Public Health, Loughborough University , United Kingdom

Professor Lauren Sherar graduated from Nottingham Trent University combined honours programme in Sport Science and Biology in 2001. She then went on to obtain a master’s (2004) and doctoral (2008) degree at the University of Saskatchewan in Canada in the area of physical activity and health with a focus on child and adolescent growth and development.

Since 2008 Professor Sherar worked as a Research Fellow at the University of Bath (2008-10) and an Assistant Professor at the University of Saskatchewan (2010-12). Professor Sherar was appointed as a lecturer in Physical Activity and Public Health at Loughborough University in 2012.