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<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">The</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">Department</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">s</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial"> of Physiotherapy and PE and Sports Sciences and the Physical Activity and Health Research group invite you to</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">:</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN></P>

<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">Measuring Physical Activity Forum</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN></P>

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<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">This aim of this forum is to</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial"> bring</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">together</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial"> researchers in UL from all disciplines</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial"></FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">to discuss past, present and future work</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">in the area of measuring physical activity.</FONT></SPAN></P>

<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">Researchers will give an overview of their work, which will be followed by open discussion.</FONT></SPAN></P>

<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">The meeting will take place in HS G-031</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial"></FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">from 3-5pm</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial"> next</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">Wednesday</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial"> 2</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><SUP><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">nd</FONT></SUP></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial"></FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">December</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">.</FONT></SPAN></P>

<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">Below</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">are</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial"> the</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">title</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">s</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial"> of the presentations for the meeting,</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">if you would like to attend please e-mail</FONT></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"> </SPAN><A HREF="mailto:susan.coote@ul.ie"><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"><U><FONT COLOR="#0000FF" SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">susan.coote@ul.ie</FONT></U></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN></A><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN></P>

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<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb">Prof Alan Donnelly/Deirdre Harrington -</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"> &#8216;Objective Measurement of Free Living Physical Activity and Sedentary Levels in Adolescent Females&#8217;</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"></SPAN></P>

<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb">Prof Phil Jakeman -</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"> 24/7 Free living PA and Energy Expenditure Measured by SenseWear Armband&#8482;</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"></SPAN></P>

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<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb">Dr Susan Coote/Catriona O&#8217;Dwyer &#8211;</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"> Measuring Physical Activity and Energy Expenditure in People with MS</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"></SPAN></P>

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<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb">Dr Norelee Kennedy/Derek Griffin/Marie Tierney &#8211; &#8220;Physical activity - Rheumatoid arthritis and chronic low back pain&#8220;</SPAN></P>

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<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb">Dr Leonard O&#8217;Sullivan/John Collins - Ergonomics Research Group: Overview of recent projects</SPAN></P>

<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie">Dr Pepijn Van de Ven</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"> -</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"> &quot;UL's Hardware for Physical Activity Measurements - What can we do for you?&quot;</SPAN></P>

<P DIR=LTR><SPAN LANG="en-ie">Dr Alan Bourke</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"> -</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"> &quot;Fall detection and Activity Classification of the elderly using MEMS Accelerometers&quot;</SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-gb"></SPAN><SPAN LANG="en-ie"></SPAN></P>

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