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Professor Rob Newton

Associate Dean and Co-Director (EMRI)

Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 6304 3443, Mobile: 0419 907 774, Email: r.newton@ecu.edu.au, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO21.216
Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 3443
Mobile: 0419 907 774
Facsimile: +61 8 6304 2499
Email: r.newton@ecu.edu.au
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO21.216  

 

Professor Rob Newton is Associate Dean, Medical and Exercise Sciences and Co-Director of the Exercise Medicine Research Institute, School of Medical and Health Sciences at Edith Cowan University.

Background

Professor Rob Newton is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with Distinction with the NSCA, Fellow of Exercise and Sports Science Australia and Fellow of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). He has over 30 years of academic and professional  experience in exercise and sports science and has been at ECU since 2003. Prior to appointment at ECU, Rob was Director of the Biomechanics Laboratory, at Ball State University in Indiana.  He has also worked at the Pennsylvania State University as a visiting research fellow in the Center for Sports  Medicine. Rob also holds an Adjunct Professorship at the University of Queensland and an Honorary Professorship at the University of Hong Kong. In 2004 he was awarded Outstanding Sports Scientist of the Year by the NSCA. He has published over 290 refereed scientific journal articles, two books, 16 book  chapters and has a current h-Index of 59 with his work being cited over 12,500 times. As of 2016 his research had attracted over $29 Million in competitive research funding.

Rob has been a visiting researcher at the Centre for Sports Medicine, The Pennsylvania State University and was Director of the Biomechanics Laboratory at Ball State University. He has worked with numerous sporting organisations including New Jersey Nets, Chicago Bulls, Indianapolis Colts, Nike, England Rugby, Manchester United, Australian Institute of Sport, Fremantle Dockers FC, West Coast Eagles FC to name a few. He has served on several national and international committees and advisory boards including NHMRC Panels, ARC Excellence in Research for Australia, and Movember Global Prostate Cancer Survivorship Advisory Committee. Rob is an invited reviewer for 43 different scientific journals and is Senior Associate Editor for the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. He has supervised 29 PhD, 20 Masters and 3 Honours students to completion.

Professional Memberships

  • Exercise and Sports Science Australia
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • Australian Strength and Conditioning Association
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Clinical Exercise Physiology Association

Research Areas and Interests

Current major research directions include: reducing decline in strength, body composition and functional ability in cancer patients; cancer related fatigue and the influence of exercise; exercise medicine and tumor biology. Rob also continues his research and consultancy in human high performance focusing on the assessment and development of neuromuscular strength, power and speed.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Southern Cross University, 1998.
  • Bachelor of Human Movement Studies (Hons), The University of Queensland, 1986.
  • Master of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, 1986.

Research

Recent Research Grants

  • Centre for Research Excellence in Prostate Cancer Survivorship (CRE-PCS),  National Health and Medical Research Council,  Centres of Research Excellence,  2016 - 2022,  $1,130,516.
  • GAP4 Exercise and Metabolic Health Trial - Exercise Central Coordinating Centre ,  The Movember Group,  Movember - GAP4 Prostate Cancer Exercise and Metabolic Health,  2016 - 2021,  $342,985.
  • Improving sexual health in men with prostate cancer: randomised controlled trial of exercise and psychosexual therapies,  National Health and Medical Research Council,  Project Grants,  2014 - 2019,  $565,380.
  • Edith Cowan University and Lung Foundation Australia/Edith Cowan University and Lung Foundation Australia/Neville Bantoft Bequest PhD Scholarship in Lung Cancer,  Lung Foundation Australia,  Scholarship,  2013 - 2018,  $78,000.
  • Provision of Survey Data Collection Services to the Department of Health: Influence of Lifestyle Factors on Non-Communicable Disease in Western Australians,  Department of Health WA,  Tender,  2013 - 2018,  $3,612,206.
  • Exercise as a Therapeutic Tool in the Management of Mesothelioma,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Fellowship,  2015 - 2018,  $523,556.
  • Improving throwing and pitching velocity in female softball athletes,  National Strength and Conditioning Association,  NSCA - Senior Investigator Grant,  2017 - 2018,  $44,882.
  • The effect of cognitive and exercise training on Brain Atrophy and Cognitive Decline in Breast Cancer Patients Treated with Adjuvant Chemotherapy Agents,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Collaborative Cancer Grant Scheme,  2018,  $49,966.
  • INTense Exercise foR surVivAL among men with Metastatic Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer (INTERVAL ? MCRPC): A Multicentre, Randomized, Controlled, Phase III Study,  The Movember Group,  Movember - GAP4 Prostate Cancer Exercise and Metabolic Health,  2016 - 2018,  $290,544.
  • The health benefits of Football West inclusive programs in Western Australia,  Football West,  Scholarships to Support Industry Engagement PhD Projects,  2015 - 2018,  $30,000.
  • Can exercise interfere with sclerotic tumour formation and reduce tumour growth in advanced prostate cancer patients with bone metastasis? ? A phase I, randomised clinical trial examining feasibility, safety and efficacy.,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant - Early Career Investigator,  2016 - 2018,  $34,742.
  • Exercise Medicine Prior to Open Radical Cystectomy: Feasibility and Preliminary Efficacy,  ANZUP Clinical Trials Group Limited,  Below the Belt Research Fund,  2018,  $50,000.
  • The effect of either a pre- or post-exercise intervention on patient outcomes for prostate cancer patients undergoing prostatectomy.,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher Grant - 2016,  2016 - 2018,  $29,900.
  • Aussie Fans in Training: A weight loss program in sport settings,  Healthway (WA Health Promotion Foundation),  Priority Driven Research 2016,  2017 - 2018,  $587,572.
  • Pain-Omics - Multi-dimensional omics approach to stratification of patients with low back pain,  European Commission,  Grant - Seventh Framework Programme (FP7),  2013 - 2018,  $5,998,886.
  • Social connectedness and healthy lifestyle support - What do regional communities want and do they use it?,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Development Grant,  2017 - 2018,  $196,744.
  • Feasibility and efficacy of dosing exercise medicine immediately before or after chemotherapy infusion,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration Grant - 2017 Open Round,  2017 - 2018,  $112,747.
  • TrueNTH solutions: an integrated multi-component intervention to improve the lives of men with prostate cancer in Australia - Demonstration of the Lifestyle and Exercise Program,  The Movember Group,  True NTH,  2016 - 2017,  $122,380.
  • Fremantle Football Club Scholarship,  Fremantle Football Club,  FFC - Scholarship,  2015 - 2017,  $81,000.
  • Surfing Collaborative Research Program: A partnership between Surfing Australia and Edith Cowan University,  Surfing Australia,  Surfing Australia - Grant,  2014 - 2017,  $366,062.
  • Spinal Cord Injury Collaborative Research Program: A partnership between Spinal Cord Australia and Edith Cowan University 2015-2017,  Spinal Cord Injuries Australia,  Spinal Cord Injuries Australia - Grant,  2015 - 2017,  $1,042,080.
  • Investigating the health benefits of volunteering by seniors,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Discovery Projects,  2014 - 2017,  $60,332.
  • Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund (MHRIF) 2015 (Round 19),  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2016 - 2017,  $30,155.
  • Exercise medicine for all cancer survivors: Implementation and evaluation of a national intervention program,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2015 - 2017,  $100,560.
  • Mechanical modulation of bone metastases in advanced breast cancer patients: Can targeted exercise suppress osteolytic tumour progression?,  National Breast Cancer Foundation,  Pilot Study Grant,  2016 - 2017,  $184,300.
  • Allied Health Workforce Survey,  Department of Health WA,  Tender,  2016 - 2017,  $61,098.
  • The effect of multidisciplinary therapy on neurodegeneration and clinical decline in Huntington?s disease individuals before the onset of diagnosable symptoms.,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher Grant - 2016,  2016 - 2017,  $27,900.
  • Mechanical modulation of bone metastases in advanced prostate cancer patients: Can targeted exercise suppress sclerotic tumour progression? ? A pilot study.,  Exercise & Sports Science Australia,  Clinical Exercise Physiology Research Grant,  2015 - 2017,  $37,200.
  • Resistance training frequency: Effect on motivation and adherence to train, overall health status and neuromuscular performance,  Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture,  Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture - Grant,  2014 - 2017,  $279,765.
  • Exercise Medicine at Genesis Cancer Care,  Genesis Cancer Care Pty Ltd,  Genesis Cancer Care - Grant,  2014 - 2016,  $20,000.
  • Care Component: Lifestyle Exercise Prescription,  The Movember Group,  Australian Survivorship Action Plan Prostate Cancer Research Awards,  2014 - 2016,  $104,969.
  • Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund (MHRIF) 2014 (Round 18),  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2015 - 2016,  $31,133.
  • Research protocol for exercise and nutrition intervention for patients with psoriasis,  AbbVie Pty Ltd,  AbbVie - Grant,  2013 - 2016,  $160,000.
  • Exercise medicine for the prevention and management of chronic disease,  The Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education ,  CRN - Grant,  2011 - 2016,  $988,188.
  • Can exercise ameliorate treatment toxicity during the initial phase of testosterone suppression in prostate cancer patients; is this more effective than delayed rehabilitation and what is the time course and persistence of benefits?,  Cancer Australia,  Priority-driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme,  2012 - 2016,  $446,276.
  • Efficacy and safety of a modular multi-modal exercise program in prostate cancer patients with bone metastases: a randomized controlled trial,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Grant,  2012 - 2016,  $296,820.
  • Assessment of changes in adolescent neuromotor fitness and bone strength ,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher Grant - 2015,  2015 - 2016,  $25,000.
  • Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund (MHRIF) 2013 (Round 17),  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2014 - 2015,  $34,963.
  • 2014 NHMRC Equipment Grant Rob Newton and Mel Ziman,  National Health and Medical Research Council,  Equipment Grant 2014,  2014 - 2015,  $9,336.
  • Effects of exercise on sleep quality in lung cancer patients,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher Grant - 2015,  2015,  $25,000.
  • Round 15 Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund (MHRIF) 2011,  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2012 - 2015,  $27,280.
  • Whole-Body Vibration Treatment in Breast Cancer Survivors on Aromatase Inhibitor Therapy,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant - Early Career Investigator,  2012 - 2015,  $24,033.
  • Whole-Body Vibration Treatment in Prostate Cancer Survivors on Androgen Suppression Therapy,  Australian Unity Foundation,  Australian Unity Heritage Fellowship,  2012 - 2015,  $48,581.
  • Spinal Cord Injury Collaborative Research Program: A partnership between Spinal Cord Australia and Edith Cowan University,  Spinal Cord Injuries Australia,  Spinal Cord Injuries Australia - Grant,  2011 - 2014,  $1,069,088.
  • Lucrin Immediate Exercise Trial,  AbbVie Pty Ltd,  AbbVie - Grant,  2010 - 2014,  $158,960.
  • Surfing Collaborative Research Program: A partnership between Surfing Australia and Edith Cowan University,  Surfing Australia,  Surfing Australia - Grant,  2011 - 2014,  $471,531.
  • Exercise Training to Improve Physical Functioning and Exercise Adoption in Lung Cancer Survivors,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2011 - 2014,  $24,912.
  • Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund 2012 Round 16,  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2013 - 2014,  $30,333.
  • Population Based Exercise Intervention for Prostate Cancer Patients - RADAR,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Grant,  2009 - 2013,  $476,026.
  • Round 14 Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund (MHRIF) 2010,  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2011 - 2013,  $23,013.
  • Combating Metabolic Syndrome in the Australian Aboriginal Urban Population: Exercise Strategies,  National Heart Foundation,  Scholarship,  2010 - 2013,  $59,839.
  • Efficacy and Safety of High Versus Low Intensity Resistance Exercise, with and without Compression for Management of Lymphoedema in Breast Cancer,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2011 - 2013,  $57,175.
  • A Phase III Clinical Trial of Exercise Modalities on Treatment Side-Effects in Men Receiving Therapy for Prostate Cancer,  National Health and Medical Research Council,  Grant,  2009 - 2013,  $519,331.
  • The development and evaluation of a comprehensive sport-science testing protocol for competitive surfers,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher Grant - 2012 (Round 1),  2012 - 2013,  $25,000.
  • Promoting Physical Activity to Improve the Outcome of Depression in Later Life (ACTIVEDEP),  Healthway (WA Health Promotion Foundation),  Healthway - Health Promotion Research Project Grant,  2008 - 2013,  $143,545.
  • The Effects of Environmental Enrichment on Clinical Measures of Disease Progression and Quality of Life for Patients with Huntington's Disease,  Huntington's WA (Inc),  Lotterywest Grant,  2010 - 2013,  $530,317.
  • Mechanical Specificity of Weightlifting Movements to Athletic Performance,  National Strength and Conditioning Association,  Grant,  2010 - 2013,  $13,591.
  • Actigraph Physical Activity Monitoring System,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Equipment Grant,  2012 - 2013,  $45,000.
  • Efficacy and Safety of High Versus Low Intensity Resistance Exercise, with and without Compression for Management of Lymphoedema in Breast Cancer,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2011 - 2013,  $50,175.
  • Efficacy of an oncologist recommended exercise program on cancer related fatigue in breast cancer patients undergoing radical radiotherapy,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher Grant - 2012 (Round 1),  2012 - 2013,  $25,000.
  • Equipment Grant for pQCT XCT 3000 Clinical,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Grant,  2011 - 2012,  $157,339.
  • A Randomized Controlled Trial of Exercise to Reduce Co-Morbidity in Men Receiving Therapy for Prostate Cancer,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Grant,  2008 - 2012,  $222,118.
  • Whole-Body Vibration Treatment in Breast Cancer Survivors on Aromatase Inhibitor Therapy,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2011 - 2012,  $24,850.
  • Feasibility and efficacy of resistance exercise in prostate cancer survivors with bone metastases.,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant - Early Career Investigator,  2011 - 2012,  $25,080.
  • Metals exposure and musculoskeletal and renal health in peri-menopausal Australian women,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2011 - 2012,  $24,672.
  • Muscle-tendon unit adaptations to heavy squat and jump squat training,  National Strength and Conditioning Association,  NSCA - Graduate Research Grant (Doctoral),  2011 - 2012,  $8,057.
  • Exercise as Medicine for Management of Lymphoedema in Breast Cancer Survivors,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2010 - 2011,  $24,993.
  • Strengthening the role of exercise physiologists in overcoming childhood obesity,  Telstra Foundation,  Grant,  2005 - 2011,  $88,183.
  • Let's Go Men's Health,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Grant,  2008 - 2010,  $65,000.
  • A Randomized Controlled Trial of Exercise to Reduce Treatment Side-Effects in Men Receiving Therapy for Prostate Cancer,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2008 - 2010,  $74,165.
  • Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease Research and Care,  Department of Mines and Petroleum,  Centre of Excellence,  2005 - 2010,  $2,060,186.
  • Lucrin Exercise Support Program,  Abbot Australasia Pty Ltd,  Abbott - Grant,  2009,  $46,000.
  • Exercise Physiology,  Centre of Excellence for Alzheimers Disease Research and Care,  Fellowship,  2006 - 2009,  $252,721.
  • Keeping the aged healthy, happy and independent through physical and cognitive exercise,  J.O. and J.R. Wicking Trust,  Grant,  2005 - 2009,  $446,100.
  • Resistance and aerobic exercise for reducing treatment side-effects in men receiving ADT for prostate cancer,  Constitutional Centre of WA,  Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $12,331.
  • The Rotary Waist Disposal Challenge: Implementation and Evaluation of Program,  Australian Rotary Health,  Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $40,000.
  • Developing an EORTC quality of life module for Proctitis,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,  2005 - 2008,  $60,000.
  • The Rotary Waist Disposal Challenge: Implementation and Evaluation of Telephone Lifestyle Coaching Program,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $92,704.
  • Monitoring of Training of Elite Australia Rules Football Players (2008 season),  West Coast Eagles Football Club,  Grant,  2008,  $10,474.
  • Monitoring of training of elite Australian Rules Football players,  West Coast Eagles Football Club,  Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $11,505.
  • Dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) machines for obesity, cancer and Alzheimer's disease research,  Department of Health,  Grant,  2005 - 2007,  $150,000.
  • Development of a hydraulic resistance exercise treatment for prostrate cancer patients,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,  2005 - 2006,  $56,573.
  • Fatigue and Functional Capacity in Women Undergoing Adjuvant Breast Radiotherapy,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2003 - 2006,  $59,837.
  • Exercise and cancer recovery,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2005 - 2006,  $13,636.
  • Resistance exercise dosage in men receiving androgen depriving therapy for prostate cancer,  Michael L Pollock Memorial,  Grant,  2004 - 2006,  $6,561.
  • Assessment and development of a state-wide resistance exercise program for older people,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,  2005 - 2006,  $17,503.
  • Effects of long term Pole-walking in Elderly Subjects,  Martinus Van Breems, Inc,  Grant,  2003 - 2006,  $30,275.
  • An Investigation of the Impact of the Linebreak Sportswear on Thermoregulation During Exercise in a Hot and Humid Environment Followed by Recovery in a Cold Environment.,  Advantech Sports Australia Pty Ltd,  Grant - Advantech Sports Australia,  2003 - 2005,  $4,796.
  • An investigation of strength, power, speed and agility characteristics during pre-season preparation for Australian Rules Football players,  West Coast Eagles Football Club,  Grant,  2003 - 2005,  $5,888.
  • Cervical Muscle Structure and Function: Application to Musculoskeletal modelling,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2003 - 2004,  $10,511.
  • An investigation of the force attenuation properties of the Pelican hip protectors and recommendations for enhanced impact resistance,  Pelican Manufacturing Pty Ltd,  Grant,  2003 - 2004,  $2,095.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Journal Articles

  • Conlon, J., Newton, R., Tufano, J., Penailillo, L., Banyard, H., Hopper, A., Ridge, A., Haff, G., (2017), The efficacy of periodised resistance training on neuromuscular adaptation in older adults. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 117(6), 1181-1194, Germany, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-017-3605-1.
  • Hart, N., Nimphius, S., Rantalainen, T., Ireland, A., Siafarikas, A., Newton, R., (2017), Mechanical basis of bone strength: influence of bone material, bone structure and muscle action. Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, 17(3), 1-26.
  • Taaffe, D., Newton, R., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Chambers, S., Gardiner, R., Wall, B., Cormie, P., Bolam, K., Galvao, D., (2017), Effects of different exercise modalities on fatigue in prostate cancer patients undergoing androgen deprivation therapy: A year-long randomised controlled trial. European Urology, 72(2), 293-299, Netherlands, Elsevier B.V., DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2017.02.019.
  • Padilha, C., Marinello, P., Galvao, D., Newton, R., Borges, F., Frajacomo, F., Deminice, R., (2017), Evaluation of resistance training to improve muscular strength and body composition in cancer patients undergoing neoadjuvant and adjuvant therapy: a meta-analysis. Journal of Cancer Survivorship, 11(3), 339-349, United States, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s11764-016-0592-x.
  • Earp, J., Newton, R., Cormie, P., Blazevich, T., (2017), The influence of external load on quadriceps muscle and tendon dynamics during jumping. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, In Press(In Press), In Press, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001361.
  • Cormie, P., Lamb, S., Newton, R., Valentine, L., McKiernan, S., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Taaffe, D., Doran, C., Galvao, D., (2017), Implementing exercise in cancer care: study protocol to evaluate a community-based exercise program for people with cancer. BMC Cancer, 17(1), Article number 103, United Kingdom, BioMed Central Ltd.
  • Walker, S., Hakkinen, K., Haff, G., Blazevich, T., Newton, R., (2017), Acute elevations in serum hormones are attenuated after chronic training with traditional isoinertial but not accentuated eccentric loads in strength-trained men. Physiological Reports, 5(7), Article number e13241, American Physiological Society, DOI: 10.14814/phy2.13241.
  • Taaffe, D., Buffart, L., Newton, R., Spry, N., Denham, J., Joseph, D., Lamb, D., Chambers, S., Galvao, D., (2017), Time on androgen deprivation therapy and adaptations to exercise: secondary analysis from a 12-month randomized controlled trial in men with prostate cancer. BJU International, epub ahead of print(epub ahead of print), 9p., United Kingdom, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, DOI: 10.1111/bju.14008.
  • Walker, S., Haff, G., Newton, R., (2017), Moderate-load muscular endurance strength training did not improve peak power of functional capacity in older men and women. Frontiers in Physiology, In Press(26 Sept), 11p., Switzerland, Frontiers Research Foundation, DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2017.00743.
  • Sweegers, M., Altenburg, T., Chinapow, M., Kalter, J., Verdonck-De Leeuw, I., Courneya, K., Newton, R., Aaronson, N., Jacobsen, P., Brug, J., Buffart, L., (2017), Which exercise prescriptions improve quality of life and physical function in patients with cancer during and following treatment? A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. British Journal of Sports Medicine, In Press(27 Sept), 11p., British Med Assoc House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JR, England, B M J Publishing Group, DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2017-097891.
  • Galvao, D., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Cormie, P., Joseph, D., Chambers, S., Chee, R., McIntyre, C., Hart, N., Baumann, FT., Denham, J., Baker, M., Newton, R., (2017), Exercise preserves physical function in prostate cancer patients with bone metastases. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 000-000, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001454.
  • Jones, J., Pyne, D., Haff, G., Newton, R., (2017), A comparison between elite and sub-elite swimmers on dry-land and tumble turn leg extensor force-time characteristics. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, epub ahead of print(epub ahead of print), epub ahead of print, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002041.
  • Galvao, D., Newton, R., Girgis, A., Lepore, S., Stiller, A., Mihalopoulos, C., Gardiner, R., Taaffe, D., Occhipinti, S., Chambers, S., (2017), Randomized controlled trial of a peer led multimodal intervention for men with prostate cancer to increase exercise participation. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, In Press(In Press), 9p., United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/pon.4495.
  • Gunnell, A., Joyce, S., Tomlin, S., Taaffe, D., Cormie, P., Newton, R., Joseph, D., Spry, N., Einarsdottir, K., Galvao, D., (2017), Physical activity and survival among long-term cancer survivor and non-cancer cohorts. Frontiers in Public Health, 5(Feb 2017), Article 19, Switzerland, Frontiers Research Foundation, DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2017.00019.
  • Jeffery, E., Lee, YG., McVeigh, J., Straker, L., Wooding, T., Newton, R., McIntyre, C., (2017), Feasibility of objectively measured physical activity and sedentary behavior in patients with malignant pleural effusion. Supportive Care in Cancer, epub ahead of print(epub ahead of print), 9p., Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s00520-017-3721-9.
  • Wall, B., Galvao, D., Fatehee, N., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Hebert, J., Newton, R., (2017), Exercise improves VO2max and body composition in androgen deprivation therapy-treated prostate cancer patients. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 49(8), 1503-1510, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001277.
  • Tran, T., Lundgren, L., Secomb, J., Farley, O., Haff, G., Nimphius, S., Newton, R., Brown, L., Sheppard, J., (2017), Effect of Four Weeks Detraining on Strength, Power, and Sensorimotor Ability of Adolescent Surfers. The Open Sports Science Journal, 10(Suppl 1: M6), 71-80, Netherlands, Bentham Science Publishers B.V, DOI: 10.2174/1875399X01710010071.
  • McIntyre, C., Singh, F., Thomas, R., Newton, R., Galvao, D., Cavalheri, V., (2017), Exercise training for advanced lung cancer. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2017(6), Article number CD012685, John Wiley and Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012685.
  • Hart, N., Galvao, D., Newton, R., (2017), Exercise Medicine for Advanced Prostate Cancer. Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care, 11(3), 247-257, DOI: 10.1097/SPC.0000000000000276.
  • Bochkezanian, V., Newton, R., Trajano, G., Vieira, A., Pulverenti, T., Blazevich, T., (2017), Effect of tendon vibration during wide-pulse neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) on the decline and recovery of muscle force. BMC Neurology, 17(1), Article number 82, United Kingdom, BioMed Central Ltd, DOI: 10.1186/s12883-017-0862-x.
  • McIntyre, C., Baker, M., Lee, Y., Galvao, D., Cormie, P., Graham, V., Newton, R., (2017), The feasibility of a pragmatic distance-based intervention to increase physical activity in lung cancer survivors. European Journal of Cancer Care, In Press(In Press), 10p., United Kingdom, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, DOI: 10.1111/ecc.12722.
  • Hart, N., Newton, R., Spry, N., Taaffe, D., Chambers, S., Feeney, K., Joseph, D., Redfern, A., Ferguson, T., Galvao, D., (2017), Can exercise suppress tumour growth in advanced prostate cancer patients with sclerotic bone metastases? A randomised, controlled study protocol examining feasibility, safety and efficacy. BMJ Open, 11, DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014458.
  • Singh, F., Newton, R., Baker, M., Spry, N., Taaffe, D., Galvao, D., (2017), Feasibility and Efficacy of Presurgical Exercise in Survivors of Rectal Cancer Scheduled to Receive Curative Resection. Clinical Colorectal Cancer, epub ahead of print(epub ahead of print), 8p., United States, Elsevier Inc., DOI: 10.1016/j.clcc.2017.03.010.
  • Azzopardi, M., Thomas, R., Muruganandan, S., Lam, D., Garske, L., Kwan, B., Ali, M., Nguyen, P., Yap, E., Horwood, F., Ritchie, A., Bint, M., Tobin, C., Shrestha, R., Piccolo, F., De Chaneet, C., Creaney, J., Newton, R., Hendrie, D., Murray, K., Read, C., Feller-Kopman, D., Maskell, N., Lee, YC., (2016), Protocol of the Australasian Malignant Pleural Effusion-2 (AMPLE-2) trial: a multicentre randomised study of aggressive versus symptom-guided drainage via indwelling pleural catheters. BMJ Open, 6(7), Article no. e011480, BMJ Publishing Group, DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011480.
  • Coyne, J., Tran, T., Secomb, J., Lundgren, L., Farley, O., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2016), Maximal strength training improves surfboard sprint and endurance paddling performance in competitive and recreational surfers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, ahead of print(ahead of print), 1-6, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001483.
  • Coyne, J., Tran, T., Secomb, J., Lundgren, L., Farley, O., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2016), Association between anthropometry, upper extremity strength, and sprint and endurance paddling performance in competitive and recreational surfers. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, Article in press(Article in press), 1-8, London, UK, Sage Publications Ltd, DOI: 10.1177/1747954116667111.
  • Gonzalez-Mohino, F., Gonzalez-Rave, J., Juarez, D., Fernandez, F., Castellanos, R., Newton, R., (2016), Effects of continous and interval training on running economy, maximal aerobic speed and gait kinematics in recreational runners. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 30(4), 1059-1066, United States, NSCA National Strength and Conditioning Association, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001174.
  • Teo, S., Newton, M., Newton, R., Dempsey, A., Fairchild, T., (2016), Comparing the effectiveness of a short-term vertical jump vs. weightlifting program on athletic power development. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 30(10), 2741-2748, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Kuusmaa, M., Schumann, M., Sedliak, M., Kraemer, W., Newton, R., Malinen, J., Nyman, K., Hakkinen, A., Hakkinen, K., (2016), Effects of morning versus evening combined strength and endurance training on physical performance, muscle hypertrophy, and serum hormone concentrations. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 41(12), 1285-1294, Canadian Science Publishing, DOI: 10.1139/apnm-2016-0271.
  • Conlon, J., Newton, R., Tufano, J., Banyard, H., Hopper, A., Ridge, A., Haff, G., (2016), Periodization strategies in older adults: Impact on physical function and health. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 48(12), 2426-2436, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001053.
  • Looney, D., Kraemer, W., Joseph, M., Comstock, B., Denegar, C., Flanagan, S., Newton, R., Szivak, T., Dupont, W., Hooper, D., Hakkinen, K., Maresh, C., (2016), Electromyographical and perceptual responses to different resistance intensities in a squat protocol: Does performing performance sets to failure with light loads produce the same activity?. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 30(3), 792-799, United States, NSCA National Strength and Conditioning Association, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001109.
  • Winter, E., Abt, G., Brookes, FC., Challis, J., Fowler, N., Knudson, D., Knuttgen, H., Kraemer, W., Lane, A., Van Mechelen, W., Morton, RH., Newton, R., Williams, C., Yeadon, MR., (2016), Misuse of "power" and other mechanical terms in sport and exercise science research. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 30(1), 292-300, United States, NSCA National Strength and Conditioning Association, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001101.
  • Moyad, M., Newton, R., Tunn, U., Gruca, D., (2016), Integrating diet and exercise into care of prostate cancer patients on androgen deprivation therapy. Research and Reports in Urology, 8(2016), 133-143, Dove Medical Press Limited, DOI: 10.2147/RRU.S107852.
  • Cormie, P., Singh, B., Hayes, S., Peake, J., Galvao, D., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Nosaka, K., Cornish, B., Schmitz, K., Newton, R., (2016), Acute Inflammatory Response to Low-, Moderate-, and High-Load Resistance Exercise in Women With Breast Cancer?Related Lymphedema. Integrative Cancer Therapies, 15(3), 308-317, United States, SAGE Publications Inc., DOI: 10.1177/1534735415617283.
  • Hart, N., Nimphius, S., Weber, J., Spiteri, T., Rantalainen, T., Dobbin, M., Newton, R., (2016), Musculoskeletal asymmetry in football athletes: A product of limb function over time. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 48(7), 1379-1387, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000897.
  • Nimphius, S., McGuigan, M., Suchomel, T., Newton, R., (2016), Variability of a ``force signature? during windmill softball pitching and relationship between discrete force variables and pitch velocity. Human Movement Science, 47(2016), 151-158, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.humov.2016.03.005.
  • Walker, S., Blazevich, T., Haff, G., Tufano, J., Newton, R., Hakkien, K., (2016), Greater strength gains after training with accentuated eccentric than traditional isoinertial loads in already strength-trained men. Frontiers in Physiology, 7(2016), Article no. 149, Frontiers Research Foundation, DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2016.00149.
  • Earp, J., Newton, R., Cormie, P., Blazevich, T., (2016), Faster movement speed results in greater tendon strain during the loaded squat exercise. Frontiers in Physiology, 7(2016), Article no. 366, Lausanne, Switzerland, Frontiers Research Foundation, DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2016.00366.
  • Hyde, MK., Newton, R., Galvao, D., Gardiner, R., Occhipinti, S., Lowe, A., Wittert , GA., Chambers, S., (2016), Men?s help-seeking in the first year after diagnosis of localised prostate cancer. European Journal of Cancer Care, Article in press(Article in press), 12p., Blackwell Publishing Ltd, DOI: 10.1111/ecc.12497.
  • Zopf, E., Newton, R., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Cormie, P., Joseph, D., Chambers, S., Baumann, FT., Bloch, W., Galvao, D., (2016), Associations between aerobic exercise levels and physical and mental health outcomes in men with bone metastatic prostate cancer: a cross-sectional investigation. European Journal of Cancer Care, Article in press(Article in press), 1-7, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1111/ecc.12575.
  • Galvao, D., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Gardiner, R., Taylor, R., Risbridger, G., Frydenberg, M., Hill, M., Chambers, S., Stricker, P., Shannon, T., Hayne, D., Zopf, E., Newton, R., (2016), Enhancing active surveillance for men with prostate cancer: The potential of exercise medicine. Nature Reviews Urology, 13(5), 258-265, Nature Publishing Group, DOI: 10.1038/nrurol.2016.46.
  • Hart, N., Cochrane Wilkie, J., Spiteri, T., Nimphius, S., Newton, R., (2016), Relationship between leg mass, leg composition and foot velocity on kicking accuracy in Australian Football. Journal of Sport Science and Medicine, 15(2), 344-351, Turkey, Journal of Sports Science and Medicine.
  • Singh, F., Newton, R., Baker, M., Spry, N., Taaffe, D., Thavaseelan, J., Galvao, D., (2016), Feasibility of presurgical exercise in men with prostate cancer undergoing prostatectomy. Integrative Cancer Therapies, Article in press(Article in press), 1-10, SAGE, DOI: 10.1177/1534735416666373.
  • Tran, T., Lundgren, L., Secomb, J., Farley, O., Haff, G., Seitz, L., Newton, R., Nimphius, S., Sheppard, J., (2015), Comparison of Physical Capacities Between Nonselected and Selected Elite Male Competitive Surfers for the National Junior Team. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 10(2), 178-182, Champaign, Illinois, United States, Human Kinetics, Inc., DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2014-0222.
  • Galvao, D., Newton, R., Gardiner, R., Girgis, A., Lepore, SJ., Stiller, A., Mihalopolous, C., Occhipinti, S., Chambers, S., (2015), Compliance to exercise-oncology guidelines in prostate cancer survivors and associations with psychological distress,unmet supportive care needs, and quality of life. Psycho-Oncology, 24(10), 1241-1249, Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., DOI: 10.1002/pon.3882.
  • Hart, N., Nimphius, S., Spiteri, T., Cochrane Wilkie, J., Newton, R., (2015), Segmental musculoskeletal examinations using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA): Positioning and analysis considerations. Journal of Sport Science and Medicine, 14(3), 620-626, Turkey, Journal of Sports Science and Medicine.
  • Spiteri, T., Newton, R., Binetti, M., Hart, N., Sheppard, J., Nimphius, S., (2015), Mechanical determinants of faster change of direction and agility performance in female basketball athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 29(8), 2205-2214, United States, National Strength and Conditioning Association, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000000876.
  • Young, K., Haff, G., Newton, R., Gabbett, T., Sheppard, J., (2015), Assessment and monitoring of ballistic and maximal upper-body strength qualities in athletes. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 10(2015), 232-237, United States, Human Kinetics, DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2014-0073.
  • Tran, T., Lundgren, L., Secomb, J., Farley, O., Haff, G., Newton, R., Nimphius, S., Sheppard, J., (2015), Development and Evaluation of a Drop-and-Stick Method to Assess Landing Skills in Various Levels of Competitive Surfers. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 10(3), 396-400, Champaign, Illinois, United States, Human Kinetics, Inc., DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2014-0375.
  • Lundgren, L., Tran, T., Nimphius, S., Raymond, E., Secomb, J., Farley, O., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2015), Comparison of impact forces, accelerations and ankle range of motion in surfing-related landing tasks. Journal of Sports Sciences, 34(11), 1051-1057, Oxon, United Kingdom, Routledge, DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2015.1088164.
  • Lundgren, L., Tran, T., Nimphius, S., Raymond, E., Secomb, J., Farley, O., Newton, R., Steele, JR., Sheppard, J., (2015), Development and Evaluation of a Simple, Multifactorial Model Based on Landing Performance to Indicate Injury Risk in Surfing Athletes. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 10(8), 1029-1035, Champaign, Illinois, United States, Human Kinetics, Inc., DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2014-0591.
  • Cormie, P., Nowak, AK., Chambers, S., Galvao, D., Newton, R., (2015), The potential role of exercise in neuro-oncology. Frontiers in Oncology, 5(APR), Article number 85, Lausanne, Switzerland, Frontiers Research Foundation, DOI: 10.3389/fonc.2015.00085.
  • Levin, G., Greenwood, K., Singh, F., Tsoi, D., Newton, R., (2015), Exercise Improves Physical Function and Mental Health of Brain Cancer Survivors: Two Exploratory Case Studies. Integrative Cancer Therapies, 15(2), 190-196, California, USA, SAGE Publications Inc., DOI: 10.1177/1534735415600068.
  • Barr, M., Gabbett, TJ., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2015), The effect of 8 days hypergravity condition on the sprinting speed and lower body power of elite rugby players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 29(3), 722-729, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000000669.
  • Coyne, J., Tran, T., Secomb, J., Lundgren, L., Farley, O., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2015), Reliability of pull up and dip maximal strength tests. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 23(4), 21-27, Beenleigh, QLD, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Spiteri, T., Newton, R., Nimphius, S., (2015), Neuromuscular strategies contributing to faster multidirectional agility performance. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 25(4), 629-636, United Kingdom, Elsevier Ltd, DOI: 10.1016/j.jelekin.2015.04.009.
  • Chambers, S., Scuffham, P., Baade, P., Lowe, A., Dunn, J., Galvao, D., Gordon, L., Smith, D., Sandoe, D., Wootten, A., Spry, N., Gardiner, R., Davis, I., Newton, R., (2015), Advancing Prostate Cancer Survivorship Research in Australia. Cancer Forum, 39(3), 204-209, Sydney, NSW, Cancer Council Australia.
  • Buffart, L., Newton, R., Chinapow, MJ., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Denham, J., Joseph, D., Lamb, D., Brug, J., Galvao, D., (2015), The effect, moderators, and mediators of resistance and aerobic exercise on health-related quality of life in older long-term survivors of prostate cancer. Cancer, 121(16), 2821-2830, Hoboken, New Jersey, United States, Wiley, DOI: 10.1002/cncr.29406.
  • Casla, S., Lopez-Tarruella, S., Jerez, Y., Marquez-Rodas, I., Galvao, D., Newton, R., Cubedo, R., Calvo, I., Sampedro, J., Barakat, R., Martin, M., (2015), Supervised physical exercise improves VO2max, quality of life, and health in early stage breast cancer patients: a randomized controlled trial. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 153(2), 371?382, New York, United States, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s10549-015-3541-x.
  • Singh, B., Newton, R., Cormie, P., Galvao, D., Cornish, B., Reul-Hirche, H., Smith, C., Nosaka, K., Hayes, S., (2015), Effects of compression on lymphedema during resistance exercise in women with breast cancer-related lymphedema: a randomized cross-over trial. Lymphology, 48(2), 80-92, United States, International Society of Lymphology.
  • Wall, B., Galvao, D., Fatehee, N., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Newton, R., (2015), Reduced Cardiovascular Capacity and Resting Metabolic Rate in Men with Prostate Cancer Undergoing Androgen Deprivation: A Comprehensive Cross-Sectional Investigation. Advances in Urology, 2015(Article ID 976235), 7p., New York, United States, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, DOI: 10.1155/2015/976235.
  • Tran, T., Nimphius, S., Lundgren, L., Secomb, J., Farley, O., Haff, G., Newton, R., Brown, L., Sheppard, J., (2015), Effects of unstable and stable resistance training on strength, power, and sensorimotor abilities in adolescent surfers. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, 10(5), 899-910, London, UK, Sage Publications Ltd..
  • Pettigrew, S., Jongenelis, M., Newton, R., Warburton, J., Jackson, B., (2015), Research protocol for a randomized controlled trial of the health effects of volunteering for seniors. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 13(1), Article No. 74, BioMed Central Ltd., DOI: 10.1186/s12955-015-0263-z.
  • Barr, M., Sheppard, J., Gabbett, T., Newton, R., (2015), The effect of ball carrying on the sprinting speed of international rugby union players. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, 10(1), 1-9, Multi-Science Publishing Co. Ltd.
  • Comfort, P., Jones, PA., McMahon, JJ., Newton, R., (2015), Effect of knee and trunk angle on kinetic variables during the isometric midthigh pull: Test-retest reliability. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 10(1), 58-63, United States, Human Kinetics Publishers Inc., DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2014-0077.
  • Carazo-Vargas, P., Gonzalez-Rave, JM., Newton, R., Moncada-Jimenez, J., (2015), Periodization model for Costa Rican Taekwondo athletes. Strength and Conditioning Journal, 37(3), 74-83, USA, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/SSC.0000000000000139.
  • Earp, J., Newton, R., Cormie, P., Blazevich, T., (2015), Inhomogeneous quadriceps femoris hypertrophy in response to strength and power training. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 47(11), 2389-2397, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000669.
  • Frost, D., Bronson, S., Cronin, J., Newton, R., (2015), Changes in maximal strength, velocity and power after 8 weeks of training with pneumatic or free weight resistance. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 30(4), 934-944, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001179.
  • Conlon, J., Haff, G., Tufano, J., Newton, R., (2015), Application of Session Rating of Perceived Exertion Among Different Models of Resistance Training in Older Adults. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 29(12), 3439-3446, Philadelphia, USA, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001200.
  • Schumann, M., Walker, S., Izquierdo, M., Newton, R., Kraemer, W., Hakkinen, K., (2014), The order effect of combined endurance and strength loadings on force and hormone responses: effects of prolonged training. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 114(4), 867-880, Germany, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-013-2813-6.
  • Barr, M., Sheppard, J., Agar-Newman, DJ., Newton, R., (2014), Transfer effect of strength and power training to the sprinting kinematics of international rugby players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(9), 2585-2596, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Cormie, P., Galvao, D., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Taaffe, D., Newton, R., (2014), Functional benefits are sustained after a program of supervised resistance exercise in cancer patients with bone metastases: longitidinal results of a pilot study. Supportive Care in Cancer, 22(6), 1537-1548, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s00520-013-2103-1.
  • Buffart, LM., Galvao, D., Brug, J., Chinapaw , M., Newton, R., (2014), Evidence-based physical activity guidelines for cancer survivors: current guidelines, knowledge gaps nd future research directions. Cancer Treatment Reviews, 40(2), 327-340, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.ctrv.2013.06.007.
  • Kraemer, W., Hatfield, DL., Comstock, B., Fragala, M., Davitt, P., Cortis, C., Wilson, J., Lee, E., Newton, R., Dunn-Lewis, C., Hakkinen, K., Szivak, T., Hooper, D., Flanagan, S., Looney, D., White, M., Volek, J., Maresh, C., (2014), Influence of HMB supplementation and resistance training on cytokine responses to resistance exercise. Journal of the American College of Nutrition, 33(4), 247-255, Taylor & Francis, DOI: 10.1080/07315724.2014.911669.
  • Bolam, K., Beck, BR., Adlard, KN., Skinner, T., Cormie, P., Galvao, D., Spry, N., Newton, R., Taaffe, D., (2014), The relationship between BPAQ-derived physical activity and bone density of middle-aged and older men. Osteoporosis International, 25(11), 2663-2668, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s00198-014-2797-z.
  • Hart, N., Spiteri, T., Lockie, RG., Nimphius, S., Newton, R., (2014), Detecting deficits in change of direction performance using the preplanned multidirectional Australian Football League Agility Test. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(12), 3552-3556, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Pettigrew, S., Donovan, R., Boldy, D., Newton, R., (2014), Older people's perceived causes of and strategies for dealing with social isolation. Aging and Mental Health, 18(7), 914-920, Taylor & Francis, DOI: 10.1080/13607863.2014.899970.
  • Schumann, M., Kuusmaa, M., Newton, R., Sirparanta, A., Syvaoja, H., Hakkinen, A., Hakkinen, K., (2014), Fitness and Lean Mass Increases during combined Training Independent of Loading Order. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 46(9), 1758-1768, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000303.
  • Spiteri, T., Nimphius, S., Hart, N., Specos, C., Sheppard, J., Newton, R., (2014), Contribution of strength characteristics to change of direction and agility performance in female basketball athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(9), 2415-2423, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Portillo, J., Gonzalez-Rave, JM., Juarez, D., Garcia, J., Suarez-Arrones, L., Newton, R., (2014), Comparison of running characteristics and heart rate response of international and national female rugby sevens players during competitive matches. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(8), 2281-2289, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000000393.
  • Cormie, P., Galvao, D., Joseph, D., Chee, R., Taaffe, D., Chambers, S., Newton, R., (2014), Can supervised exercise prevent treatment toxicity in patients with prostate cancer initiating androgen-deprivation therapy: A randomised controlled trial. BJU International, 115(2), 256-266, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, DOI: 10.1111/bju.12646.
  • Hart, N., Nimphius, S., Spiteri, T., Newton, R., (2014), Leg strength and lean mass symmetry influences kicking performance in Australian Football. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine, 13(1), 157-165, Turkey, Journal of Sports Science and Medicine.
  • Young, K., Haff, G., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2014), Reliability of a Novel Testing Protocol to Assess Upper-Body Strength Qualities in Elite Athletes. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 9(5), 871-875, United States, Human Kinetics, DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2013-0332.
  • Wall, B., Galvao, D., Fatehee, N., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Newton, R., (2014), Maximal Exercise Testing of Men with Prostate Cancer Being treated with Androgen Deprivation Therapy. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 46(12), 2210-2215, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000353.
  • Cormie, P., Spry, N., Jasas, K., Johansson, M., Yusoff, IF., Newton, R., Galvao, D., (2014), Exercise as medicine in the management of pancreatic cancer: a case study. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 46(4), 664-670, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000160.
  • Barr, M., Sheppard, J., Gabbett, TJ., Newton, R., (2014), Long-Term Training-Induced Changes In Sprinting Speed and Sprint Momentum In Elite Rugby Union Players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(10), 2724-2731, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Kraemer, WJ., Boyd, BM., Hooper, DR., Fragala, MS., Hatfield, DL., Dunn-Lewis, C., Comstock, BA., Szivak, TK., Flanagan, SD., Looney, DP., Newton, R., Vingren, J., Hakkinen, K., White, MT., Volek, JS., Maresh, CM., (2014), Epinephrine preworkout elevation may offset early morning melatonin concentrations to maintain maximal muscular force and power in track athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(9), 2604-2610, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Kawamori, N., Newton, R., Nosaka, K., (2014), Effects of weighted sled towing on ground reaction force during the acceleration phase of sprint running. Journal of Sports Sciences, 32(12), 1139-1145, London, Routledge, DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2014.886129.
  • Ekland, D., Pulverenti, T., Bankers, S., Avela, J., Newton, R., Schumann, M., Hakkinen, K., (2014), Neuromuscular adaptations to different modes of combined strength and endurance training. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 36(2), 120-129, Stuttgart, Georg Thieme Verlag, DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1385883.
  • Veliz, RR., Requena, B., Suarez-Arrones, L., Newton, R., Saez De Villarreal, E., (2014), Effects of 18-week in-season heavy-resistance and power training on throwing velocity, strength, jumping, and maximal sprint swim performance of elite male water polo players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(4), 1007-1014, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000000240.
  • Lundgren, L., Newton, R., Tran, T., Dunn, M., Nimphius, S., Sheppard, J., (2014), Anaylsis of Manoeuvres and Scoring in Competitive Surfing. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, 9(4), 663-669, Multi-Science Publishing Co. Ltd, DOI: 10.1260/1747-9541.9.4.663.
  • Barr, M., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2014), Were height and mass related to performance at the 2007 and 2011 Rugby World Cups?. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, 9(4), 671-680, United Kingdom, Multi-Science Publishing Co. Ltd, DOI: 10.1260/1747-9541.9.4.671.
  • Cormie, P., Chambers, S., Newton, R., Gardiner, R., Spry, N., Taaffe, D., Joseph, D., Akhlil Hamid, M., Chong, P., Hughes, D., Hamilton, K., Galvao, D., (2014), Improving sexual health in men with prostate cancer: randomised controlled trial of exercise and psychosexual therapies. BMC Cancer, 14(1), Article no. 199, United Kingdom, BioMed Central Ltd, DOI: 10.1186/1471-2407-14-199.
  • Buffart, L., Kalter, J., Chinapaw, M., Heymans, M., Aaronson, N., Courneya, K., Jacobsen, P., Newton, R., Verdonck-De Leeuw, I., Brug, J., (2013), Predicting OptimaL Cancer Rehabilitation and Supportive care (POLARIS): rationale and design for meta-analyses of individual patient data of randomized controlled trials that evaluate the effect of physical activity and psychosocial survivors. Systematic Reviews, 2(1), article 75, United Kingdom, BioMed Central, DOI: 10.1186/2046-4053-2-75.
  • Singh, F., Newton, R., Galvao, D., Spry, N., Baker, M., (2013), A systematic review of pre-surgical exercise intervention studies with cancer patients. Surgical Oncology, 22(2), 92-104, DOI: org/10.1016/j.suronc.2013.01.004.
  • Tran, T., Lundgren, L., Secomb, J., Farley, O., Raymond, E., Nimphius, S., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2013), Reliability of an alternative method to assess landing skills in adolescent surfers. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21(S2), 85-87.
  • Gunnell, A., Einarsdottir, K., Galvao, D., Joyce, S., Tomlin, S., Graham, V., McIntyre, C., Newton, R., Briffa , T., (2013), Lifestyle factors, medication use and risk for ischaemic heart disease hospitalisation: a longitudinal population-based study. PLoS One, 8(10), e77833, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0077833.
  • Newton, R., Galvao, D., (2013), Exercise medicine for prostate cancer. European Review of Aging and Physical Activity, 10(1), 41-45, Germany, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s11556-012-0114-4.
  • Tarnanen, S., Neva, M., Hakkinen, K., Kankaanpaa, M., Ylinen, J., Kraemer, W., Newton, R., Hakkinen, A., (2013), Neutral spine control exercises in rehabilitation after lumbar spine fusion. J Strength Cond Res, 28(7), 2018-2025, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000000334.
  • Cormie, P., Pumpa, K., Galvao, D., Turner, E., Spry, N., Saunders, C., Zissiadis, Y., Newton, R., (2013), Is it safe and efficacious for women with lymphedema secondary to breast cancer to lift heavy weights during exercise: a randomised controlled trial. Journal of Cancer Survivorship, 7(3), 413-424, New York, Springer New York LLC, DOI: 10.1007/s11764-013-0284-8.
  • Beydoun, N., Bucci, J., Chin, Y., Spry, N., Newton, R., Galvao, D., (2013), Prospective study of exercise intervention in prostate cancer patients on androgen deprivation therapy. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 58(3), 369-376, Australia, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia, DOI: 10.1111/1754-9485.12115.
  • Cormie, P., Galvao, D., Spry, N., Newton, R., (2013), Neither heavy nor light load resistance exercise acutely exacerbates lymphedema in breast cancer survivor. Intergrative Cancer Therapies, 12(5), 423-432, United States, SAGE Publications, DOI: 10.1177/1534735413477194.
  • Earp, J., Newton, R., Cormie, P., Blazevich, T., (2013), The influence of loading intensity on muscle-tendon unit behaviour during maximal knee extensor stretch shortening cycle exercise. Eur J Appl Physiol, 114(1), 59-69, Germany, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-013-2744-2.
  • Juarez Santos-Garcia, D., Gonzalez-Rave, JM., Legaz Arrese, A., Portillo Yabar, LJ., Clemente Suarez, VJ., Newton, R., (2013), Acute effects of two resisted exercises on 25m swimming performance. Isokinetics and Exercise Science, 21(1), 29-35, Netherlands, IOS Press, DOI: 10.3233/IES-2012-0468.
  • Cormie, P., Newton, R., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Galvao, D., (2013), Exercise therapy for sexual dysfunction after prostate cancer. Nature Reviews, Urology, 10(12), 731-736, United Kingdom, Nature Publishing Group, DOI: doi:10.1038/nrurol.2013.206.
  • Barr, M., Sheppard, J., Newton, R., (2013), Sprinting kinematics of elite rugby players. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21(4), 14-20, Australia, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • James, A., Hunter, M., Straker, L., Beilby, J., Bucks, R., Davis, T., Eikelboom, RH., Hillman, D., Hui, J., Hung, J., Knuiman, M., Mackey, DA., Newton, R., Palmer, LJ., Musk, A., Busselton Healthy Ageing Study, IG., (2013), Rationale, design and methods for a community-based study of clustering and cumulative effects of chronic disease processes and their effects on ageing: the Busselton healthy ageing study. BMC Public Health, 13(936), 1-12, BMC Public Health , BioMed Central.
  • Lundgren, L., Tran, T., Farley, O., Secomb, J., Nimphius, S., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2013), Ankle range of motion among surfing athletes. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21(S2), 121-124.
  • Thompson, J., Cruickshank, T., Penailillo, L., Lee, J., Newton, R., Barker, R., Ziman, M., (2013), The effects of multidisciplinary rehabilitation in patients with early-to-middle-stage Huntington's disease: a pilot study. European Journal of Neurology, 20(9), 1325-1329, DOI: 10.1111/ene.12053.
  • Hart, N., Nimphius, S., Cochrane Wilkie, J., Newton, R., (2013), Leg mass characteristics of accurate and inaccurate kickers - an Australian football perspective. Journal of Sports Sciences, 31(15), 1647-1655, United Kingdom, Routledge, DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2013.793377.
  • Kawamori, N., Newton, R., Hori, N., Nosaka, K., (2013), Effects of weighted sled towing with heavy versus light load on sprint acceleration ability. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(10), 2738-2745, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e3182915ed4.
  • Galvao, D., Spry, N., Denham, J., Taaffe, D., Cormie, P., Joseph, D., Lamb, D., Chambers, S., Newton, R., (2013), A Multicentre Year-long Randomised Controlled Trial of Exercise Training Targeting Physical Functioning in Men with Prostate Cancer Previously Treated with Androgen Suppression and Radiation from TROG 03.04 RADAR. European Urology, 65(5), 856-864, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2013.09.041.
  • Cormie, P., Newton, R., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Taaffe, D., Galvao, D., (2013), Safety and efficacy of resistance exercise in prostate cancer patients with bone metastases. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, 16(4), 328-335, DOI: 10.1038/pcan.2013.22.
  • Spry, N., Taaffe, D., England, P., Judge, J., Stephens, D., McIntyre, C., Baker, M., Newton, R., Galvao, D., (2013), Long-term effects of intermittent androgen suppression therapy on lean and fat mass: a 33-month prospective study. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, 16(1), 66-71.
  • Cormie, P., Newton, R., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Hamid, MA., Galvao, D., (2013), Exercise maintains sexual activity in men undergoing androgen suppression for prostate cancer: a randomized controlled trial. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, 16(2), 170-175, London, UK, Macmillan Publishers Limited, DOI: 10.1038/pcan.2012.52.
  • Buffart, L., Galvao, D., Chinapaw, M., Brug, J., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Newton, R., (2013), Mediators of the Resistance and Aerobic Exercise Intervention Effect on Physical and General Health in Men Undergoing Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Prostate Cancer. Cancer, 120(2), 294-301, DOI: 10.1002/cncr.28396,.
  • Chang, D., Joseph, D., Ebert, M., Galvao, D., Taaffe, D., Denham, J., Newton, R., Spry, N., (2013), Effect of androgen deprivation therapy on muscle attenuation in men with prostate cancer. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 58(2), 223-228, DOI: 10.1111/1754-9485.12124.
  • Pffaf, J., Alfonso, H., Newton, R., Sim, M., Flicker, L., Almeida, O., (2013), ACTIVEDEP: a randomised, controlled trial of a home-based exercise intervention to alleviate depression in middle-aged and older adults. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 48(3), 226-232, British Med Assoc House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JR, England, B M J Publishing Group, DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2013-092510.
  • Sheppard, J., Nimphius, S., Haff, G., Tran, T., Spiteri, T., Brooks, H., Slater, G., Newton, R., (2013), Development of a Comprehensive Performance-Testing Protocol for Competitive Surfers. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance , 8(5), 490-495, Champaign, Illinois, United States, Human Kinetics.
  • Robertson, S., Burnett, A., Newton, R., (2013), Development and validation of the Approach-Iron Skill Test for use in golf. European Journal of Sport Science, 13(6), 615-621, DOI: 10.1080/17461391.2012.757809.
  • Nimphius, S., McGuigan, M., Newton, R., (2012), Changes in muscle architecture and performance during a competitive season in female softball players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 26(10), 2655-2666, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e318269f81e.
  • Bolam, K., Galvao, D., Spry, N., Newton, R., Taaffe, D., (2012), AST-induced Bone Loss in Men with Prostate Cancer: Exercise as a Potential Countermeasure. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, 15(4), 329-338, United Kingdom, Nature Publishing Group, DOI: 10.1038/pcan.2012.22.
  • Newton, R., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Cormie, P., Chambers, S., Gardiner, R., Shum, D., Joseph, D., Galvao, D., (2012), Can exercise ameliorate treatment toxicity during the initial phase of testosterone deprivation in prostate cancer patients? Is this more effective than delayed rehabilitation?. BMC Cancer, 12(September 2012), Article number432, United Kingdom, BioMed Central.
  • Appleby, B., Newton, R., Cormie, P., (2012), Changes in Strength Over a Two Year Period in Professional Rugby Union Players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 26(9), 2538-2546, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e31823f8b86.
  • Earp, J., Newton, R., (2012), Advances in Electronic Timing Systems: Considerations for Selecting an Appropriate Timing System. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 26(5), 1245-1248, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e3182474436.
  • Robertson, S., Burnett, A., Newton, R., Knight, P., (2012), Development of the Nine-Ball Skills Test to discriminate elite and high-level amateur golfers. Journal of Sports Sciences, 30(5), 431-437, London, Routledge, DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2012.654398.
  • Sheppard, J., Nolan, E., Newton, R., (2012), Changes in strength and power qualities over two years in volleyball players transitioning from junior to senior national team. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 26(1), 152-157, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e31821e4d5b.
  • Earp, J., Newton, R., Cormie, P., Blazevich, T., (2012), Knee angle-specific EMG normalization: The use of polynomial based EMG-angle relationships. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 23(1), 238-244, United Kingdom, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.jelekin.2012.08.015.
  • Pettigrew, S., Donovan, RJ., Pescud, M., Newton, R., Boldy, D., (2012), Communicating with older people about positive mental health. Journal of Public Mental Health, 11(2), 65-76, DOI: 10.1108/17465721211236372.
  • Kawamori, N., Nosaka, K., Newton, R., (2012), Relationships between ground reaction impulse and sprint acceleration performance in team sport athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 27(3), 568-573, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e318257805a.

Conference Publications

  • Lundgren, L., Tran, T., Farley, O., Secomb, J., Nimphius, S., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2014), Athletic movement competency is related to general athletic performance variables and surfing performance. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 22(7-9 November 2014), 80-83, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Hart, N., Nimphius, S., Weber, J., Dobbin, M., Joyce, D., Higgins, C., Haff, G., Newton, R., (2014), Muscle-bone differences between elite Australian football and rugby union players. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 99-101, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Ferrier, B., Sheppard, J., Newton, R., Nimphius, S., (2014), The importance of aerial manoeuvre variations on competitive surfing performance. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 22(7-9 November 2014), 135-138, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Tufano, J., Walker, S., Seitz, L., Newton, R., Hakkinen, K., Blazevich, T., Haff, G., (2013), Reliability of the reactive strength index, eccentric utilisation ratio, and pre-stretch augmentation in untrained, novice jumpers. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21 (8 - 10 November), 31-33, Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Conlon, J., Haff, G., Nimphius, S., Tran, T., Newton, R., (2013), Vertical jump velocity as a determinant of speed and agility performance. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21(8 - 10 November), 88-90, Helensvale, Queensland, Australia, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Hart, N., Nimphius, S., Dorman, C., Newton, R., (2013), Influence of leg strength and lean mass on kicking accuracy in Australian Football. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21(8-10 November), 99-101, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Appleby, B., Cormie, P., Cormack, S., Newton, R., (2013), The effect of an 8-week bilateral or unilateral lower body resistance training program on 20m sprint speed. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21(8-10 November 2013), 28-30, Helensvale, QLD, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Hart, N., Nimphius, S., Weber, J., Dobbin, M., Newton, R., (2013), Lower body bone mass characteristics of elite, sub-elite and amateur Australian footballers. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21(8 - 10 November), 50-53, Beenleigh, Queensland, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Newton, R., (2013), Latest research and professional practice in athlete conditioning. Asian Conference on Sports Science Proceedings, 67-72, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Sports Institute.
  • Tran, T., Lundgren, L., Nimphius, S., Haff, G., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2013), Physical profiles of an elite stand-up paddleboard surfer: A case study. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21 (8 - 10 November), 88-90, Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Young, K., Gabbett, TJ., Haff, G., Newton, R., Watts, DG., Sheppard, J., (2013), The effect of initial strength levels on the training response to heavy resistance training and ballistic training on upper body pressing strength. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21 (8 - 10 November), 85-87, Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Young, K., Sheppard, J., Haff, G., Newton, R., Watts, DG., Daley, S., (2013), Differences in upper body strength and power between international and national level water polo players. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 21 (8 - 10 November), 54-56, Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Hart, N., Dobbin, M., Weber, J., Nimphius, S., Newton, R., (2013), Physical load tolerance differs between kicking and support limbs in Australian Footballers. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 102-104, Melbourne, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Hart, N., Nimphius, S., Cochrane Wilkie, J., Newton, R., (2012), Reliability And Validity Of Unilateral And Bilateral Isometric Strength Measures Using A Customised, Portable Apparatus. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 20(11-13 November 2011), 61-67, Helensvale, QLD, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Newton, R., Earp, J., Cormie, P., (2012), Combined strength and power training for optimal performance gains: a biomechanical approach. 8th International Conference on Strength Training: ICST 2012 Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, 76-79, Norway, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences.

Research Student Supervision

Principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Understanding And Devloping Sprint Initial Acceleration Performance Of Team-sport Athletes.
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  A Biomechanical Comparison Of Pneumatic And Free Weight Resistance.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Resistance Exercise In Men Receiving Androgen Deprivation Therapy For Prostrate Cancer.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Efficacy Of Weighlifting Exercise On The Biomechanics Of Jump, Sprint And Change Of Direction Performance.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Bone Strength, Load Tolerance And Injury Risk In Elite Australian Football
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  The Influence Of External Loading And Speed Of Movement On Muscle-tendon Unit Behaviour And Its Implications For Training
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Performance Of Characteristics Of Elite Softball Players: Changes And Determinants Of Preformance Related To The Lower Body.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  The Competitive, Physiological And Trainable Aspects Of Vertical Jump Performance: A Series Of Studies On The Strength And Conditioning Of Elite Volleyball Players.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  A Series Of Investigations Into The Effect Of Strength Level On Muscular Power In Athletic Movements.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Bone Strength, Load Tolerance And Injury Risk In Elite Australian Football
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Acute Physiological Effects And Perceived Enjoyment Of A Single Bout Of Aerobic Interval And Continuous Moderate-intensity Cycling In Obese Individuals.
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Influence Of Anthropometric And Upper Body Strength Qualities On Surfboard Paddling Kinematics
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Evaluation And Training Of Sensorimotor Abilities In Competitive Surfers
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Landing Performance And Lower Extremity Injuries In Competitive Surfing
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Evaluation Of Acceptance And Efficiency Of Exercise For Indigenous Australians To Benefit Physiological, Anthropometric And Metabolic Syndrome Outcomes
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Role Of Physical Exercise In Reducing Depression And Improving Mental Health In Cancer Survivors
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Development Of A Falls Risk Assessment Tool To Identify Fallers In A Hospital Setting.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  A Series Of Studies On Professional Rugby Leaugue Players.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Role Of Exercise In Management Of Symptom Experience And Function For Breast Cancer Survivors In Kenya
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Comparative Effects Of Group Versus Home-based Exercise Settings On Muscle Function, Balance And Functional Performance In Older Adults.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  A Series Of Studies Examining The Development Of Sprint Speed And Momentum Of International Rugby Union Players
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Dry Land Strength And Power Training To Enhance Swimming In-water Turn Performance
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Neuromuscular Fatigue And Endocrine Responses In Elite Australian Rules Football Players
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Exercise As Medicine: Reversing Treatment Toxicities In Prostate Cancer Patients.

Co-principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Pre-surgical Exercise Intervention In Prostate And Rectal Cancer Survivors
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Effect Of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Muscle Strength Training Intervention On Muscle Force And Mass, Physical Health And Quality Of Life In People With Spinal Cord Injury

Associate Supervisor

  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  The Development And Evaluation Of A Testing Protocol To Assess Upper Body Pressing Strength Qualities In High Performance Athletes
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  A Biomedical And Kinathropometric Analsis Of The Drop Punt: Determinants Of Kicking Accuracy In Australian Football
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  The Effect Of An Exercise Intervention On Physical And Cognitive Function, Psychological Health And Quality Of Life Among Older Adults With Dementia In Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Approach-iron Play In High Performance Golf: From Testing To Tournament Play.
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  A Biomedical And Kinathropometric Analsis Of The Drop Punt: Determinants Of Kicking Accuracy In Australian Football
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  The Efficacy Of Periodized Resistance Training In Older Adults
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Neuromuscular And Biomechanical Characteristics Of Change Of Direction And Agility Performance
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  The Load That Maximises The Mechanical Power Output In The Power Clean: A Comparison Between Different Ability Levels.
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