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Professor Rob Newton

Professor of Exercise Medicine

Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 6304 3443, Mobile: 0419 907 774, Email: r.newton@ecu.edu.au, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO21.507
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: JO21.507  

 

Professor Robert Newton, PhD, AEP, CSCS*D, FESSA, FNSCA is Professor of Exercise Medicine at Edith Cowan University, Perth, Western Australia. In 2020, he was appointed as a Vice-Chancellor Professorial Research Fellow in the Exercise Medicine Research Institute. In 2018, Professor Newton received the career achievement award from the Cancer Council WA and in 2019, was named the Western Australia Premier’s Scientist of the Year.

Professor Newton has published over 800 scientific papers including 400 refereed scientific journal articles, 450 conference abstracts and papers, three books, 16 book chapters and has a current Scopus h-Index of 75 with his work being cited over 19,000 times. As of 2020, Professor Newton has attracted over $38 Million in competitive research funding.

Professional Memberships

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

Research Areas and Interests

Current major research directions include: exercise medicine as neoadjuvant, adjuvant and rehabilitative cancer therapy to reduce side-effects and enhance effectiveness of surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy; the influence of targeted exercise medicine on tumour biology and exercise medicine for reducing decline in quality of life, strength, body composition and functional ability in cancer patients.

Qualifications

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

Research

Recent Research Grants

  • Spinal Cord Injuries Australia Industry Scholarship,  Spinal Cord Injuries Australia,  Scholarships to Support Industry Engagement PhD Project,  2019 - 2024,  $105,000.
  • Can Exercise Delay Transition to Active Therapy in Men with Low Grade Prostate Cancer? A Multi-Centre Randomized Controlled Trial.,  National Health and Medical Research Council,  Project Grants,  2018 - 2023,  $596,084.
  • 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 - 2023,  $635,910.
  • 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 - 2022,  $1,389,440.
  • Examining the effect of creatine supplementation in augmenting adaptations to resistance training in prostate cancer patients undergoing androgen deprivation therapy: a randomised, double-blind, placebo controlled trial. ,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Collaborative Cancer Grant Scheme,  2019 - 2022,  $64,560.
  • Centre for Research Excellence in Prostate Cancer Survivorship (CRE-PCS),  National Health and Medical Research Council,  Centres of Research Excellence,  2016 - 2022,  $1,172,654.
  • Physical health during isolation, including chronic disease progression in older West Australians,  Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation,  Covid-19 Research Fund,  2020 - 2022,  $200,000.
  • Assessment of elite AFL athletes and the integration of data analytics,  Pernix,  Scholarships to support Industry Engagement PhD projects,  2019 - 2022,  $52,500.
  • Exercise as adjuvant therapy to increase prostate tumour oxygenation and improve effectiveness of radiotherapy ,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2020 - 2022,  $94,449.
  • Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund (MHRIF) 2019 (Round 23),  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2020 - 2022,  $49,651.
  • The added value of BAP1 immunohistochemistry and fluorescence in-situ hybridisation for CDKN2A/p16 in the diagnosis and prognostication of pleural mesothelioma.,  Institute for Respiratory Health,  Industry Engagement Scholarship to support PhD projects,  2020 - 2022,  $150,000.
  • 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 - 2022,  $99,932.
  • Australian Centre for Research into Injury in Sport and its Prevention (ACRISP),  International Olympic Committee,  Research Centres for Prevention of Injury and Protection of Athlete Health,  2019 - 2022,  $568,107.
  • Lower-body injury risk stratification in female and male recruits through muscle-bone imaging.,  Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation,  Defence Science Collaborative Research Grants,  2021,  $432,075.
  • Develop a systematic profiling of neurological conditions that will facilitate personalised treatment and streamline service delivery,  Multiple Sclerosis Society of Western Australia,  MS WA - Research funding for social and applied research,  2019 - 2021,  $1,200,000.
  • Muscle morphology and function in women with advanced-stage ovarian cancer: Response to exercise medicine and implications for treatment,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  PhD Top Up Scholarship,  2019 - 2021,  $30,000.
  • An exploratory study to determine if exercise can impact the gut microbiota composition of men receiving androgen suppression therapy for prostate cancer,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Grant,  2018 - 2021,  $98,875.
  • 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.
  • Exercise Medicine Prior to Open Radical Cystectomy: Feasibility and Preliminary Efficacy,  ANZUP Clinical Trials Group Limited,  Below the Belt Research Fund,  2017 - 2020,  $45,455.
  • Feasibility and efficacy of dosing exercise medicine immediately before or after chemotherapy infusion,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration Grant - 2017 Open Round,  2018 - 2020,  $135,247.
  • 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 - 2020,  $303,145.
  • From Research to Practice: the development, implementation and evaluation of an intervention to integrate exercise into standard of care for people with cancer,  Genesis Cancer Care Pty Ltd,  Genesis Cancer Care - Grant,  2018 - 2020,  $10,000.
  • The added value of Fluorescence in-situ hybridisation for CDKN2A/p16 and BAP-1 immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis and prognostication of pleural mesothelioma.,  Institute for Respiratory Health,  Scholarships to Support Industry Engagement MBR Projects,  2019 - 2020,  $60,000.
  • Effects of walking soccer on obesity, fitness parameters and interleukin-6 levels in obese men and women in Singapore and Malaysia,  Mon Space Multinational Corp,  Exercise Medicine Research Grant,  2018 - 2019,  $6,508.
  • A randomised controlled cross over study to examine the effect of anamorelin on cancer cachexia in patients with mesothelioma,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Collaborative Cancer Grant Scheme,  2019,  $49,583.
  • 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.
  • 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 - 2019,  $4,928,395.
  • 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 - 2019,  $184,300.
  • Aussie Fans in Training: A weight loss program in sport settings,  Healthway (WA Health Promotion Foundation),  Priority Driven Research 2016,  2018 - 2019,  $587,572.
  • Improving throwing and pitching velocity in female softball athletes,  National Strength and Conditioning Association,  NSCA - Senior Investigator Grant,  2017 - 2019,  $44,882.
  • 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.
  • The health benefits of Football West inclusive programs in Western Australia,  Football West,  Scholarships to Support Industry Engagement PhD Projects,  2014 - 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 as a Therapeutic Tool in the Management of Mesothelioma,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Fellowship,  2015 - 2018,  $523,556.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Investigating the health benefits of volunteering by seniors,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Discovery Projects,  2014 - 2017,  $60,332.
  • Fremantle Football Club Scholarship,  Fremantle Football Club,  FFC - Scholarship,  2015 - 2017,  $81,000.
  • 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.
  • Surfing Collaborative Research Program: A partnership between Surfing Australia and Edith Cowan University,  Surfing Australia,  Surfing Australia - Grant,  2014 - 2017,  $366,062.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Allied Health Workforce Survey,  Department of Health WA,  Tender,  2016 - 2017,  $61,098.
  • Exercise medicine for all cancer survivors: Implementation and evaluation of a national intervention program,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2015 - 2017,  $100,560.
  • Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund (MHRIF) 2015 (Round 19),  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2016 - 2017,  $30,155.
  • 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.
  • Research protocol for exercise and nutrition intervention for patients with psoriasis,  AbbVie Pty Ltd,  AbbVie - Grant,  2013 - 2016,  $160,000.
  • Care Component: Lifestyle Exercise Prescription,  The Movember Group,  Australian Survivorship Action Plan Prostate Cancer Research Awards,  2014 - 2016,  $104,969.
  • 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.
  • 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) 2014 (Round 18),  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2015 - 2016,  $31,133.
  • 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.
  • Exercise Medicine at Genesis Cancer Care,  Genesis Cancer Care Pty Ltd,  Genesis Cancer Care - Grant,  2014 - 2016,  $20,000.
  • Whole-Body Vibration Treatment in Prostate Cancer Survivors on Androgen Suppression Therapy,  Australian Unity Foundation,  Australian Unity Heritage Fellowship,  2012 - 2015,  $48,581.
  • 2014 NHMRC Equipment Grant Rob Newton and Mel Ziman,  National Health and Medical Research Council,  Equipment Grant 2014,  2014 - 2015,  $9,336.
  • Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund (MHRIF) 2013 (Round 17),  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2014 - 2015,  $34,963.
  • 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.
  • Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund 2012 Round 16,  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2013 - 2014,  $30,333.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Actigraph Physical Activity Monitoring System,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Equipment Grant,  2012 - 2013,  $45,000.
  • 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.
  • Population Based Exercise Intervention for Prostate Cancer Patients - RADAR,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Grant,  2009 - 2013,  $476,026.
  • 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.
  • Combating Metabolic Syndrome in the Australian Aboriginal Urban Population: Exercise Strategies,  National Heart Foundation,  Scholarship,  2010 - 2013,  $59,839.
  • Mechanical Specificity of Weightlifting Movements to Athletic Performance,  National Strength and Conditioning Association,  Grant,  2010 - 2013,  $13,591.
  • 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.
  • Round 14 Medical and Health Research Infrastructure Fund (MHRIF) 2010,  Department of Health WA,  Medical and Health Research Infrastructure,  2011 - 2013,  $23,013.
  • 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.
  • Equipment Grant for pQCT XCT 3000 Clinical,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Grant,  2011 - 2012,  $157,339.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Whole-Body Vibration Treatment in Breast Cancer Survivors on Aromatase Inhibitor Therapy,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2011 - 2012,  $24,850.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Let's Go Men's Health,  Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia,  Grant,  2008 - 2010,  $65,000.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • The Rotary Waist Disposal Challenge: Implementation and Evaluation of Program,  Australian Rotary Health,  Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $40,000.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) machines for obesity, cancer and Alzheimer's disease research,  Department of Health,  Grant,  2005 - 2007,  $150,000.
  • 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.
  • Development of a hydraulic resistance exercise treatment for prostrate cancer patients,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,  2005 - 2006,  $56,573.
  • Effects of long term Pole-walking in Elderly Subjects,  Martinus Van Breems, Inc,  Grant,  2003 - 2006,  $30,275.
  • Fatigue and Functional Capacity in Women Undergoing Adjuvant Breast Radiotherapy,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2003 - 2006,  $59,837.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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

  • Hart, N., Newton, R., Weber, J., Spiteri, T., Rantalainen, T., Dobbin, M., Chivers, P., Nimphius, S., (2020), Functional basis of asymmetrical lower-body skeletal morphology in professional Australian Rules Footballers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 34(3), 791-799, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002841.
  • Balloch, A., Meghji, M., Newton, R., Hart, N., Weber, J., Ahmad, I., Habibi, D., (2020), Assessment of a Novel Algorithm to Determine Change-of-Direction Angles Whilst Running Using Inertial Sensors. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 34(1), 134-144, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000003064.
  • Rees, J., Christophersen, C., Lewis, J., Lo, J., Sambell, R., Costello, L., Walker, C., Byrne, M., Boyce, M., Newton, R., Devine, A., (2020), The study protocol for a pseudo-randomised pre-post designed controlled intervention trial to study the effects of a 7-week cooking program on self-efficacy and biomarkers of health: the ECU lifestyle and biomarkers get connected study (ECULABJMOF) including the Jamie’s Ministry of Food WA participant experience. BMC Public Health, 20(June), Article number 1037, United Kingdom, BioMed Central Ltd., DOI: 10.1186/s12889-020-09124-3.
  • Buffart, L., Schreurs, M., Abrahams, H., Kalter, J., Aaronson, N., Jacobsen, P., Newton, R., Courneya, K., Armes, J., Arving, C., Braamse, A., Brandberg, Y., Dekker, J., Ferguson, R., Gielissen, M., Glimelius, B., Goedendorp, M., Graves, K., Heiney, S., Horne, R., Hunter, M., Johansson, B., Northouse, L., Oldenburg, H., Prins, J., Savard, J., Van Beurden, M., Van Den Berg, S., Brug, J., Knoop, H., Verdonck-De Leeuw, I., (2020), Effects and moderators of coping skills training on symptoms of depression and anxiety in patients with cancer: Aggregate data and individual patient data meta-analyses. Clinical Psychology Review, 80(2020), Article 101882, DOI: 10.1016/j.cpr.2020.101882.
  • Schumacher, O., Galvao, D., Taaffe, D., Chee, R., Spry, N., Newton, R., (2020), Exercise modulation of tumour perfusion and hypoxia to improve radiotherapy response in prostate cancer. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, epub ahead of print(July), 14p., DOI: 10.1038/s41391-020-0245-z.
  • Springham, M., Williams, S., Waldron, M., Strudwick, A., McLellan, C., Newton, R., (2020), Prior workload has moderate effects on high-intensity match performance in elite-level professional football players when controlling for situational and contextual variables. Journal of Sports Sciences, Online(2020), 13p., London, Routledge, DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2020.1778355.
  • Edmunds, K., Reeves, P., Scuffham, P., Galvao, D., Newton, R., Jones, M., Spry, N., Taaffe, D., Joseph, D., Chambers, S., Tuffaha, H., (2020), Cost‑Efectiveness Analysis of Supervised Exercise Training in Men with Prostate Cancer Previously Treated with Radiation Therapy and Androgen‑Deprivation Therapy. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, Online(Feb), 11p., DOI: 10.1007%2Fs40258-020-00564-x.
  • Pettigrew, S., Rai, R., Jongenelis, M., Jackson, B., Beck, B., Newton, R., (2020), The Potential Importance of Housing Type for Older People’s Physical Activity Levels. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 39(3), 285-291, DOI: 10.1177/0733464819840978.
  • Toohey, K., McKune, A., Nahon, I., Kavanagh, P., Newton, R., Paterson, C., (2020), Improving Physical and Mental Health in Patients with Prostate Cancer Undergoing Androgen Deprivation Therapy: Strategies to Promote and Improve Physical Activity Quality and Quantity. Seminars in Oncology Nursing, In Press(2020), 6p., DOI: 10.1016/j.soncn.2020.151051.
  • Newton, R., Galvao, D., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Chambers, S., Gardiner, R., Hayne, D., Taaffe, D., (2020), Timing of exercise for muscle strength and physical function in men initiating ADT for prostate cancer. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, Online(Feb), 8p., DOI: 10.1038/s41391-019-0200-z.
  • Edmunds, K., Tuffaha, H., Galvao, D., Scuffham, P., Newton, R., (2020), Incidence of the adverse effects of androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer: a systematic literature review. Supportive Care in Cancer, 28(5), 2079-2093, DOI: 10.1007/s00520-019-05255-5.
  • Lopez Da Cruz, P., Galvao, D., Taaffe, D., Newton, R., Souza, G., Trajano, G., Pinto, R., (2020), Resistance training in breast cancer patients undergoing primary treatment: a systematic review and meta‑regression of exercise dosage. Breast Cancer, epub ahead of print(August), 9p., DOI: 10.1007/s12282-020-01147-3.
  • Coyne, J., Coutts, A., Fomin, R., French, D., Newton, R., Haff, G., (2020), Heart Rate Variability and Direct Current Measurement Characteristics in Professional Mixed Martial Arts Athletes. Sports, 8(8), Article 109, DOI: 10.3390/sports8080109.
  • Pettigrew, S., Jongenelis, M., Jackson, B., Warburton, J., Newton, R., (2020), A randomized controlled trial and pragmatic analysis of the effects of volunteering on the health and well-being of older people. Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, 32(4), 711-721, DOI: 10.1007/s40520-019-01241-3.
  • Abrahams, H., Knoop, H., Schreurs, M., Aaronson, N., Jacobsen, P., Newton, R., Courneya, K., Aitken, J., Arving, C., Brandberg, Y., Chambers, S., Gielissen, M., Glimelius, B., Goedendorp, M., Graves, K., Heiney, S., Horne, R., Hunter, M., Johansson, B., Northouse, L., Oldenburg, H., Prins, J., Savard, J., Van Beurden, M., Van Den Berg, SW., Verdonck-De Leeuw, I., Buffart, L., (2020), Moderators of the effect of psychosocial interventions on fatigue in women with breast cancer and men with prostate cancer: Individual patient data meta-analyses. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, epub ahead of print(August), 14p., DOI: 10.1002/pon.5522.
  • Walker, S., Hakkinen, K., Newton, R., Markworth, J., Pundir, S., Haff, G., Cameron-Smith, D., Blazevich, T., (2020), Acute Responses of Comprehensive Gonadosteroids and Corticosteroids to Resistance Exercise Before and After 10 Weeks of Supervised Strength Training. Experimental Physiology, 105(3), 438-448, United Kingdom, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., DOI: 10.1113/EP087995.
  • Newton, R., Hart, N., Clay, T., (2020), Keeping cancer patients exercising in the age of COVID-19. Journal of Oncology Practice, 16(10), 656-664, DOI: 10.1200/OP.20.00210.
  • Wilson, R., Shannon, T., Calton, E., Galvao, D., Taaffe, D., Hart, N., Lyons-Wall, P., Newton, R., (2020), Efficacy of a weight loss program prior to robot assisted radical prostatectomy in overweight and obese men with prostate cancer. Surgical Oncology, x(x), x-x.
  • Kennedy, M., Bayes, S., Newton, R., Zissiadis, Y., Spry, N., Taaffe, D., Hart, N., Davis, M., Eiszele, A., Galvao, D., (2020), We have the program, what now? Development of an implementation plan to bridge the research-practice gap prevalent in exercise oncology. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, x(x), xx-xx.
  • Fisher, S., McIntyre, C., Burton, K., Newton, R., Marcq, E., Lake, R., Nowak, A., (2020), Voluntary exercise in mesothelioma: effects on tumour growth and treatment response in a murine model. BMC Research Notes, 13(Sept), Article number 435, DOI: 10.1186/s13104-020-05284-y.
  • Mitchell, T., McKinnon, E., Ayonrinde, O., Adams, L., Trinder, D., Chua, A., Newton, R., Straker, L., Olynyk, J., (2020), Decreased Physical Working Capacity in Adolescents With Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Associates With Reduced Iron Availability. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 18(7), 1584-1591, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2019.10.017.
  • Kennedy, M., Bayes, S., Galvao, D., Singh, F., Spry, N., Davis, M., Chee, R., Zissiadis, Y., Hart, N., Taaffe, D., Newton, R., (2020), If you build it, will they come? Evaluation of a co-located exercise clinic and cancer treatment centre using the RE-AIM framework. European Journal of Cancer Care, 29(4), Article number e13251, DOI: 10.1111/ecc.13251.
  • Evans, H., Forbes, C., Vandelanotte, C., Galvao, D., Newton, R., Wittert, G., Chambers, S., Kichenadasse, G., Brook, N., Girard, D., Short, C., (2020), Examining the Priorities, Needs and Preferences of Men with Metastatic Prostate Cancer in Designing a Personalised eHealth Exercise Intervention. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, epub ahead of print(Sept), 13p., DOI: 10.1007/s12529-020-09932-2.
  • Hart, N., Newton, R., Tan, J., Rantalainen, T., Chivers, P., Siafarikas, A., Nimphius, S., (2020), Biological Basis of Bone Strength: Anatomy, Physiology and Measurement. The Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, 20(3), 341-371.
  • Kwasnicka, D., Ntoumanis, N., Hunt, K., Gray, C., Newton, R., Gucciardi, D., Thøgersen-Ntoumani, C., Olson, J., McVeigh, J., Kerr, D., Wyke, S., Morgan, P., Robinson, S., Makate, M., Quested, E., (2020), A gender-sensitised weight-loss and healthy living program for men with overweight and obesity in Australian Football League settings (Aussie-FIT): A pilot randomised controlled trial. PLoS Medicine, 17(8), e1003136, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1003136.
  • Jongenelis, M., Jackson, B., Warburton, J., Newton, R., Pettigrew, S., (2020), Improving Attitudes to Volunteering Among Older Adults: A Randomized Trial Approach. Research on Aging: an international bimonthly journal, 42(2), 51-61, DOI: 10.1177/0164027519877476.
  • Appleby, B., Cormack, S., Newton, R., (2020), Unilateral and Bilateral Lower-Body Resistance Training Does not Transfer Equally to Sprint and Change of Direction Performance. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 34(1), 54-64, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000003035.
  • Wilson, R., Newton, R., Taaffe, D., Hart, N., Lyons-Wall, P., Galvao, D., (2020), Weight loss for obese prostate cancer patients on androgen deprivation therapy. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, x(x), xx-xx.
  • Dunn, J., Green, A., Ralph, N., Newton, R., Kneebone, A., Frydenberg, M., Chambers, S., (2020), Prostate cancer survivorship essentials framework: guidelines for practitioners. BJU International, epub ahead of print(August), 12p., DOI: 10.1111/bju.15159.
  • Edmunds, K., Tuffaha, H., Scuffham, P., Galvao, D., Newton, R., (2020), The role of exercise in the management of adverse effects of androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer: a rapid review. Supportive Care in Cancer, epub ahead of print(July), 11p., DOI: 10.1007/s00520-020-05637-0.
  • Walker, S., Trezise, J., Haff, G., Newton, R., Häkkinen, K., Blazevich, T., (2020), Increased fascicle length but not patellar tendon stiffness after accentuated eccentric‑load strength training in already‑trained men. European Journal of Applied Physiology, epub ahead of print(August), 12p., Germany, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-020-04462-x.
  • Jongenelis, M., Dana, L., Warburton, J., Jackson, B., Newton, R., Talati, Z., Pettigrew, S., (2020), Factors associated with formal volunteering among retirees. European Journal of Ageing, 17(2), 229–239, DOI: 10.1007/s10433-019-00539-5.
  • Fairman, C., Nilsen, T., Newton, R., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Chambers, S., Robinson, Z., Hart, N., Zourdos, M., Focht, B., McIntyre, C., Galvao, D., (2020), Reporting of Resistance Training Dose, Adherence, and Tolerance in Exercise Oncology. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 52(2), 315-322, United States of America, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000002127.
  • Van Vulpen, J., Sweegers, M., Peeters, P., Courneya, K., Newton, R., Aaronson, N., Jacobsen, P., Galvao, D., Chinapaw, M., Steindorf, K., Irwin, M., Stuiver, M., Hayes, S., Griffith, K., Mesters, I., Knoop, H., Goedendorp, M., Mutrie, N., Daley, A., McConnachie, A., Bohus, M., Thorsen, L., Schulz, K., Short, C., James, E., Plotnikoff, R., Schmidt, M., Ulrich, C., Van Beurden, M., Oldenburg, H., Sonke, G., Van Harten, W., Schmitz, K., Winters-Stone, K., Velthuis, M., Taaffe, D., Van Mechelen, W., Kersten, M., Nollet, F., Wenzel, J., Wiskemann, J., Verdonck-De Leeuw, I., Brug, J., May, A., Buffart, L., (2020), Moderators of Exercise Effects on Cancer-related Fatigue: A Meta-analysis of Individual Patient Data. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 52(2), 303-314, United States, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000002154.
  • Lopez Da Cruz, P., Taaffe, D., Newton, R., Galvao, D., (2020), Resistance Exercise Dosage in Men with Prostate Cancer: Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, and Meta-regression. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, epub ahead of print(Sept), 60p., DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000002503.
  • Barnes, K., Ball, L., Galvao, D., Newton, R., Chambers, S., (2019), Nutrition care guidelines for men with prostate cancer undergoing androgen deprivation therapy: do we have enough evidence?. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, 22(2), 221-234, United Kingdom, Nature Publishing Group, DOI: 10.1038/s41391-018-0099-9.
  • Fairman, C., Kendall, K., Hart, N., Taaffe, D., Galvao, D., Newton, R., (2019), The potential therapeutic effects of creatine supplementation on body composition and muscle function in cancer. Critical Reviews in Oncology Hematology, 133(January 2019), 46-57, DOI: 10.1016/j.critrevonc.2018.11.003.
  • Esgin, T., Hersh, D., Rowley, K., Gilroy, J., Newton, R., (2019), Indigenous research methodologies: decolonizing the Australian sports sciences. Health Promotion International, 34(6), 1231-1240, Oxford University Press, DOI: 10.1093/heapro/day076.
  • Meghji, M., Balloch, A., Habibi, D., Ahmad, I., Hart, N., Newton, R., Weber, J., Waqar, A., (2019), An Algorithm for the Automatic Detection and Quantification of Athletes’ Change of Direction Incidents Using IMU Sensor Data. IEEE Sensors Journal, 19(12), 4518-4527, IEEE Sensors Council, DOI: 10.1109/JSEN.2019.2898449.
  • Rai, R., Jongenelis, M., Pettigrew, S., Jackson, B., Newton, R., (2019), Identifying modifiable factors associated with health optimism in older adults. Aging and Mental Health, 23(3), 376-384, DOI: 10.1080/13607863.2017.1416589.
  • Newton, R., Galvao, D., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Chambers, S., Gardiner, R., Wall, B., Bolam, K., Taaffe, D., (2019), Exercise Mode Specificity for Preserving Spine and Hip Bone Mineral Density in Prostate Cancer Patients. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 51(4), 607-614, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001831.
  • Newton, R., Christophersen, C., Fairman, C., Hart, N., Taaffe, D., Broadhurst, D., Devine, A., Chee, R., Tang, C., Spry, N., Galvao, D., (2019), Does exercise impact gut microbiota composition in men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer? A single-blinded, two-armed, randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open, 9(4), article no. e024872, DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-024872.
  • Bartlett, D., Dominguez D, JF., Reyes, A., Zaenker, P., Feindel, K., Newton, R., Hannan, A., Slater, J., Eastwood, P., Lazar, A., Ziman, M., Cruickshank, T., (2019), Investigating the relationships between hypothalamic volume and measures of circadian rhythm and habitual sleep in premanifest Huntington's disease. Neurobiology of Sleep and Circadian Rhythms, 6(January 2019), p. 1-8, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nbscr.2018.07.001.
  • Sweegers, M., Altenburg, T., Brug, J., May, A., Van Vulpen, J., Aaronson, N., Arbane, G., Bohus, M., Courneya, K., Daley, A., Galvao, D., Garrod, R., Griffith, K., Van Harten, W., Hayes, S., Herrero-Roman, F., Kersten, M., Lucia, A., McConnachie, A., Van Mechelen, W., Mutrie, N., Newton, R., Nollett, F., Potthoff, K., Schmidt, M., Schmitz, K., Schulz, K., Sonke, G., Steindorf, K., Stuiver, M., Taaffe, D., Thorsen, L., Twisk, J., Velthuis, M., Wenzel, J., Winters-Stone, K., Wiskemann, J., Paw, M., Buffart, L., (2019), Effects and moderators of exercise on muscle strength, muscle function and aerobic fitness in patients with cancer: a meta-analysis of individual patient data. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 53(13), Article number 812, British Med Assoc House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JR, England, B M J Publishing Group, DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2018-099191.
  • Rai, R., Jongenelis, M., Jackson, B., Newton, R., Pettigrew, S., (2019), Factors influencing physical activity participation among older people with low activity levels. Ageing and Society, Article (In), Press, DOI: 10.1017/S0144686X1900076X.
  • Appleby, B., Cormack, S., Newton, R., (2019), Reliability of squat kinetics in well-trained rugby players: Implications for monitoring training. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 33(10), 2635-2640, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/jsc.0000000000003289.
  • Bernard, P., Savard, J., Steindorf, K., Sweegers, M., Courneya, K., Newton, R., Aaronson, N., Jacobsen, P., May, A., Galvao, D., Chinapaw, M., Stuiver, M., Griffith, K., Mesters, I., Knoop, H., Goedendorp, M., Bohus, M., Thorsen, L., Schmidt, M., Ulrich, C., Sonke, G., Van Harten, W., Winters-Stone, K., Velthuis, M., Taaffe, D., Van Mechelen, W., Kersten, M., Nollet, F., Wenzel, J., Wiskemann, J., Verdonck-De Leeuw, I., Brug, J., Buffart, L., (2019), Effects and moderators of exercise on sleep in adults with cancer: Individual patient data and aggregated meta-analyses. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 124(September 2019), Article no.109746, DOI: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2019.109746.
  • Harms, C., Cohen, L., Pooley, JA., Chambers, S., Galvao, D., Newton, R., (2019), Quality of life and psychological distress in cancer survivors: The role of psycho‐social resources for resilience. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, 28(2), 271-277, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1002/pon.4934.
  • Taaffe, D., Galvao, D., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Chambers, S., Gardiner, R., Hayne, D., Cormie, P., Shum, D., Newton, R., (2019), Immediate versus delayed exercise in men initiating androgen deprivation: effects on bone density and soft tissue composition. BJU International, 123(2), 261-269, United Kingdom, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Ltd., DOI: 10.1111/bju.14505.
  • Fairman, C., Kendall, K., Newton, R., Hart, N., Taaffe, D., Chee, R., Tang, C., Galvao, D., (2019), Examining the effects of creatine supplementation in augmenting adaptations to resistance training in prostate cancer patients undergoing androgen deprivation therapy: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. BMJ Open, 9(9), Article number e030080, DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-030080.
  • Luo, H., Galvao, D., Newton, R., Fairman, C., Taaffe, D., (2019), Sport Medicine in the Prevention and Management of Cancer. Integrative Cancer Therapies, 18(2019), 1-14, DOI: 10.1177/1534735419894063.
  • Kenfield, S., Van Blarigan, E., Ameli, N., Lavaki, E., Cedars, B., Paciorek, A., Monroy, C., Tantum, L., Newton, R., Signorell, C., Suh, J., Zhang, L., Cooperberg, M., Carroll, P., Chan, J., (2019), Feasibility, Acceptability, and Behavioral Outcomes from a Technology-enhanced Behavioral Change Intervention (Prostate 8): A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial in Men with Prostate Cancer. European Urology, 75(6), 950-958, DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2018.12.040.
  • McIntyre, C., Singh, F., Thomas, R., Newton, R., Galvao, D., Cavalheri, V., (2019), Exercise training for advanced lung cancer. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 11(2), Article number CD012685, DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012685.pub2.
  • Taaffe, D., Newton, R., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Galvao, D., (2019), Responsiveness to resistance-based multimodal exercise among men with prostate cancer receiving Androgen Deprivation Therapy. Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 17(10), 1211-1220, DOI: 10.6004/jnccn.2019.7311.
  • Appleby, B., Cormack, S., Newton, R., (2019), Specificity and transfer of lower-body strength: Influence of bilateral or unilateral lower-body resistance training. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 33(2), 318-326, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002923.
  • Jeffery, E., Lee, YC., Newton, R., Lyons-Wall, P., McVeigh, J., Nowak, A., Cheah, HM., Nguyen, B., Fitzgerald, D., Creaney, J., Straker, L., McIntyre, C., (2019), Body composition and nutritional status in malignant pleural mesothelioma: implications for activity levels and quality of life. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 73(10), 1412-1421, DOI: 10.1038/s41430-019-0418-9.
  • Hayes, S., Newton, R., Spence, R., Galvao, D., (2019), The Exercise and Sports Science Australia position statement: Exercise medicine in cancer management. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 22(11), 1175-1199, DOI: 10.1016/j.jsams.2019.05.003.
  • Barnes, K., Ball, L., Galvao, D., Newton, R., Chambers, S., Harrison, C., (2019), Physical activity counselling and referrals by general practitioners for prostate cancer survivors in Australia. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 25(2), 152-156, DOI: 10.1071/PY18131.
  • Ihalainen, J., Inglis, A., Mäkinen, T., Newton, R., Kainulainen, H., Kyröläinen, H., Walker, S., (2019), Strength training improves metabolic health markers in older individual regardless of training frequency. Frontiers in Physiology, 10(February 2019), Article number 32, DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2019.00032.
  • Hart, N., Newton, R., (2019), Testosterone replacement for male military personnel – A potential countermeasure to reduce injury and improve performance under extreme conditions. EBioMedicine, 47(September 2019), 16-17, DOI: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2019.08.015.
  • Li, F., Wang, R., Newton, R., Sutton, D., Shi, Y., Ding, H., (2019), Effects of complex training versus heavy resistance training on neuromuscular adaptation, running economy and 5-km performance in well-trained distance runners. PEERJ, 2019(4), Article number 102190, DOI: 10.7717/peerj.6787.
  • Rai, R., Jongenelis, M., Jackson, B., Newton, R., Pettigrew, S., (2019), Exploring factors associated with physical activity in older adults: An ecological approach. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 27(3), 343-353, DOI: 10.1123/japa.2018-0148.
  • Coyne, J., Nimphius, S., Newton, R., Haff, G., (2019), Does mathematical coupling matter to the acute to chronic workload ratio? A case study from elite sport. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 14(10), 1447-1454, United States, Human Kinetics, DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2018-0874.
  • Appleby, B., Newton, R., Cormack, S., (2019), Kinetics and Kinematics of the Squat and Step-up in Well-Trained Rugby Players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 33(1 July 2019), S36-S44, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000003055.
  • Pettigrew, S., Jongenelis, M., Jackson, B., Newton, R., (2019), ‘‘Charity Begins at Home’’: Informal Caring Barriers to Formal Volunteering Among Older People. Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, 30(5), 921-931, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s11266-018-0017-8.
  • Baumann, FT., Reike, A., Reimer, V., Schumann, M., Hallek, M., Taaffe, D., Newton, R., Galvao, D., (2018), Effects of physical exercise on breast cancer‑related secondary lymphedema: a systematic review. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 170(1), 1-13, New York, USA, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s10549-018-4725-y.
  • Hart, N., Galvao, D., Saunders, C., Taaffe, D., Feeney, K., Spry, N., Tsoi, D., Martin, H., Chee, R., Clay, T., Redfern, A., Newton, R., (2018), Mechanical suppression of osteolytic bone metastases in advanced breast cancer patients: a randomised controlled study protocol evaluating safety, feasibility and preliminary efficacy of exercise as a targeted medicine. Trials, 19(1), Article no.695, DOI: 10.1186/s13063-018-3091-8.
  • Heil, DP., Newton, R., Salle, DD., (2018), Characterizing the metabolic intensity and cardiovascular demands of walking football in Southeast Asian women. International Journal of Physical Education, Fitness and Sports, 7(3), 12-23, India, Eleyon, DOI: 10.26524/ijpefs1832.
  • Quested, E., Kwasnicka, D., Thogersen-Ntoumani, C., Gucciardi, D., Kerr, D., Hunt, K., Robinson, S., Morgan, P., Newton, R., Gray, C., Wyke, S., McVeigh, J., Malacova, E., Ntoumanis, N., (2018), Protocol for a gender-sensitised weight loss and healthy living programme for overweight and obese men delivered in Australian football league settings (Aussie-FIT): A feasibility and pilot randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open, 8(10), Article no.e022663, United Kingdom, BMJ Group, DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022663.
  • Crawford-Williams, F., March, S., Goodwin, B., Ralph, N., Galvao, D., Newton, R., Chambers, S., Dunn, J., (2018), Interventions for prostate cancer survivorship: A systematic review of reviews. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, 27(10), 2339-2348, United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1002/pon.4888.
  • Bochkezanian, V., Newton, R., Trajano, G., Vieira, A., Pulverenti, T., Blazevich, T., (2018), Effect of tendon vibration during wide-pulse neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) on muscle force production in people with spinal cord injury (SCI). BMC Neurology, 18(1), Article No. 17, BioMed Central Ltd., DOI: 10.1186/s12883-018-1020-9.
  • Galvao, D., Newton, R., Girgis, A., Lepore, SJ., Stiller, A., Mihalopoulos, C., Gardiner, R., Taaffe, D., Occhipinti, S., Chambers, S., (2018), 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, 27(1), 199-207, West Sussex, United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1002/pon.4495.
  • Levin, G., Greenwood, K., Singh, F., Newton, R., (2018), Modality of Exercise Influences Rate of Decrease in Depression for Cancer Survivors with Elevated Depressive Symptomatology. Supportive Care in Cancer, 26(5), 1597-1606, Berlin, Germany, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s00520-017-3996-x.
  • Jones, JV., Pyne, DB., Haff, G., Newton, R., (2018), 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, 32(6), 1762-1769, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002041.
  • Jones, J., Pyne, D., Haff, G., Newton, R., (2018), Comparison of ballistic and strength training on swimming turn and dry-land leg extensor characteristics in elite swimmers. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, 13(2), 262-269, United Kingdom, Sage Publications Ltd, DOI: 10.1177/1747954117726017.
  • 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., (2018), Exercise preserves physical function in prostate cancer patients with bone metastases. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 50(3), 393-399, Philadelphia, USA, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001454.
  • Sweegers, MG., Altenburg, TM., Chinapaw, MJ., Kalter, J., Verdonck-De Leeuw, IM., Courneya, K., Newton, R., Aaronson, NK., Jacobsen, PB., Brug, J., Buffart, L., (2018), 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, 52(8), 505-513, British Med Assoc House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JR, England, B M J Publishing Group, DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2017-097891.
  • Taaffe, D., Buffart, L., Newton, R., Spry, N., Denham, J., Joseph, D., Lamb, D., Chambers, S., Galvao, D., (2018), 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, 121(2), 194-202, West Sussex, United Kingdom, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, DOI: 10.1111/bju.14008.
  • Schofield, C., Newton, R., Cohen, P., Galvao, D., McVeigh, J., Mohan, G., Tan, J., Salfinger, S., Straker, L., McIntyre, C., (2018), Health-related quality of life and pelvic floor dysfunction in advanced-stage ovarian cancer survivors: associations with objective activity behaviors and physiological characteristics. Supportive Care in Cancer, 26(7), 2239-2246, DOI: 10.1007/s00520-018-4069-5.
  • Coyne, J., Haff, G., Coutts, A., Newton, R., Nimphius, S., (2018), The Current State of Subjective Training Load Monitoring—a Practical Perspective and Call to Action. Sports Medicine - Open, 4(1), Article number 58, Germany, SpringerOpen, DOI: 10.1186/s40798-018-0172-x.
  • Buffart, L., Sweegers, MG., May, AM., Chinapaw, MJ., Van Vulpen, JK., Newton, R., Galvao, D., Aaronson, NK., Stuiver, MM., Jacobsen, PB., Verdonck-De Leeuw, IM., Steindorf, K., Irwin, ML., Hayes, S., Griffith, KA., Lucia, A., Herrero-Roman, F., Mesters, I., Van Weert, E., Knoop, H., Goedendorp, MM., Mutrie, N., Daley, AJ., McConnachie, A., Bohus, M., Thorsen, L., Schulz, K., Short, CE., James, EL., Plotnikoff, RC., Arbane, G., Schmidt, ME., Potthoff, K., Van Beurden, M., Oldenburg, HS., Sonke, GS., Van Harten, WH., Garrod, R., Schmitz, KH., Winters-Stone, KM., Velthuis, MJ., Taaffe, D., Van Mechelen, W., Kersten, MJ., Nollet, F., Wenzel, J., Wiskemann, J., Brug, J., Courneya, K., (2018), Targeting Exercise Interventions to Patients With Cancer in Need: An Individual Patient Data Meta-Analysis. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 110(11), Article Number: djy161, DOI: 10.1093/jnci/djy161.
  • Kalter, J., Verdonck-De Leeuw, IM., Sweegers, MG., Aaronson, NK., Jacobsen, PB., Newton, R., Courneya, K., Aitken, JF., Armes, J., Arving, C., Boersma, LJ., Braamse, AM., Brandberg, Y., Chambers, S., Dekker, J., Ell, K., Ferguson, RJ., Gielissen, MF., Glimelius, B., Goedendorp, MM., Graves, KD., Heiney, SP., Horne, R., Hunter, MS., Johansson, B., Kimman, ML., Knoop, H., Meneses, K., Northouse, LL., Oldenburg, HS., Prins, JB., Savard, J., Van Beurden, M., Van Den Berg, SW., Brug, J., Buffart, L., (2018), Effects and moderators of psychosocial interventions on quality of life, and emotional and social function in patients with cancer: An individual patient data meta‐analysis of 22 RCTs. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, 27(4), 1150-1161, United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1002/pon.4648.
  • Poulos, N., Chaouachi, A., Buchheit, M., Slimani, D., Haff, G., Newton, R., (2018), Complex training and countermovement jump performance across multiple sets: Effect of back squat intensity. Kinesiology , 50(March 2018), 75-89, Croatia, Sveuciliste u Zagrebu.
  • Singh, F., Galvao, D., Newton, R., Spry, N., Baker, M., Taaffe, D., (2018), Feasibility and Preliminary Efficacy of a 10-Week Resistance and Aerobic Exercise Intervention During Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation Treatment in Rectal Cancer Patients. Integrative Cancer Therapies, 17(3), 952-959, United States, Sage Publications Inc, DOI: 10.1177/1534735418781736.
  • Newton, R., Jeffery, E., Galvao, D., McIntyre, C., Spry, N., Joseph, D., Denham, J., Taaffe, D., (2018), Body composition, fatigue and exercise in patients with prostate cancer undergoing androgen-deprivation therapy. BJU International, 122(6), 986-993, United Kingdom, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc., DOI: 10.1111/bju.14384.
  • Conlon, J., Haff, G., Tufano, J., Newton, R., (2018), Training load indices, perceived tolerance, and enjoyment among different models of resistance training in older adults. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 32(3), 867-875, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002281.
  • Schofield, C., Newton, R., Cohen, P., Galvao, D., McVeigh, J., Hart, N., Mohan, G., Tan, J., Salfinger, S., Straker, L., McIntyre, C., (2018), Activity behaviours and physiological characteristics of women with advanced-stage Ovarian Cancer: a preliminary cross-sectional investigation. International Journal of Gynecological Cancer, 28(3), 604-613, DOI: 10.1097/IGC.0000000000001197.
  • Galvao, D., Hayne, D., Frydenburg, M., Chambers, S., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Scuffham, P., Ware, R., Hart, N., Newton, R., (2018), Can exercise delay transition to active therapy in men with low-grade prostate cancer? A multi-centre randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open, 8(4), e022331, DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022331.
  • Newton, R., Kenfield, S., Hart, N., Chan, J., Courneya, K., Catto, J., Finn, S., Greenwood, R., Hughes, D., Mucci, L., Plymate, S., Praet, S., Guinan, E., Van Blarigan, E., Casey, O., Buzza, M., Gledhill, S., Zhang, L., Galvao, D., Ryan, C., Saad, F., (2018), Intense exercise for survival among men with metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer (INTERVAL-GAP4): A multicentre, randomised, controlled phase III study protocol. BMJ Open, 8(5), article no.e022899, DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022899.
  • Jenkins, M., Hart, N., Rantalainen, T., Chivers, P., Newton, R., Nimphius, S., (2018), Reliability of upper-limb diaphyseal mineral and soft-tissue measurements using peripheral Quantitative Computed Tomography (pQCT). The Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, 18(4), 438-445.
  • Appleby, B., Banyard, H., Cormie, P., Cormack, S., Newton, R., (2018), Validity and reliability of methods to determine barbell displacement in heavy back squats: implications for velocity-based training. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, Article in press(Article in press), 1-6, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002803.
  • Baker, M., McIntyre, C., Galvao, D., Hunt, C., Spry, N., Newton, R., (2018), Whole body vibration exposure on markers of bone turnover, body composition, and physical functioning in breast cancer patients receiving Aromatase Inhibitor Therapy: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Integrative Cancer Therapies, 17(3), 968-978, United States, Sage Publications Inc, DOI: 10.1177/1534735418781489.
  • Bochkezanian, V., Newton, R., Trajano, G., Blazevich, T., (2018), Effects of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation in People with Spinal Cord Injury. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 50(9), 1733-1739, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001637.
  • Cruickshank, T., Reyes, A., Penailillo, L., Pulverenti, T., Bartlett, D., Zaenker, P., Blazevich, T., Newton, R., Thompson, J., Lo, J., Ziman, M., (2018), Effects of multidisciplinary therapy on physical function in Huntington’s disease. Acta Neurologica Scandinavica, 138(6), 500-507, United States, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc., DOI: 10.1111/ane.13002.
  • Luo, H., Newton, R., Ma'ayah, F., Galvao, D., Taaffe, D., (2018), Recreational soccer as sport medicine for middle-aged and older adults: a systematic review. BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine, 4(2018), Article no. e000336, United Kingdom, BMJ Group, DOI: 10.1136/bmjsem-2017-000336.
  • McIntyre, C., Baker, MK., Lee, YC., Galvao, D., Cormie, P., Graham, V., Newton, R., (2018), The feasibility of a pragmatic distance-based intervention to increase physical activity in lung cancer survivors. European Journal of Cancer Care, 27(1), Article Number e12722, West Sussex, United Kingdom, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, DOI: 10.1111/ecc.12722.
  • Ferrier, B., Sheppard, J., Farley, O., Secomb, J., Parsonage, J., Newton, R., Nimphius, S., (2018), Scoring analysis of the men’s 2014, 2015 and 2016 world championship tour of surfing: the importance of aerial manoeuvres in competitive surfing. Journal of Sports Sciences, 36(19), 2189-2195, London, Routledge, DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2018.1443747.
  • 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.
  • Singh, F., Newton, R., Baker, MK., 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, 16(4), 358-365, New York, USA, Elsevier Inc., DOI: 10.1016/j.clcc.2017.03.010.
  • 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 no. 103, London, United Kingdom, BioMed Central Ltd, DOI: 10.1186/s12885-017-3092-0.
  • 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, 49(11), 2250-2259, Philadelphia, USA, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001361.
  • 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, New York, USA, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s11764-016-0592-x.
  • Hart, N., Galvao, D., Newton, R., (2017), Exercise Medicine for Advanced Prostate Cancer. Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care, 11(3), 247-257, London, United Kingdom, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1097/SPC.0000000000000276.
  • 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. The Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, 17(3), 114-139, Nafplion, Greece, The International Society of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions.
  • 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 Sciences Journal, 10(Suppl 1: M6), 71-80, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, Bentham Open, DOI: 10.2174/1875399X01710010071.
  • 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 no. 82, United Kingdom, BioMed Central Ltd, DOI: 10.1186/s12883-017-0862-x.
  • Zopf, E., Newton, R., Taaffe, D., Spry, N., Cormie, P., Joseph, D., Chambers, S., Baumann, FT., Bloch, W., Galvao, D., (2017), 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, 26(6), Article Number: e12575, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1111/ecc.12575.
  • 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, 7(5), article no.e014458, DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014458.
  • Hyde, MK., Newton, R., Galvao, D., Gardiner, R., Occhipinti, S., Lowe, A., Wittert , GA., Chambers, S., (2017), Men’s help-seeking in the first year after diagnosis of localised prostate cancer. European Journal of Cancer Care, 26(2), e12497, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, DOI: 10.1111/ecc.12497.
  • 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, Philadelphia, USA, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001277.
  • 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, 25(10), 3133-3141, Heidelberg, Germany, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s00520-017-3721-9.
  • 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 no. 19, Lausanne, Switzerland, Frontiers Research Foundation, DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2017.00019.
  • Buffart, L., Kalter, J., Sweegers, M., Courneya, K., Newton, R., Aaronson, N., Jacobsen, P., May, A., Galvao, D., Chinapaw, M., Steindorf, K., Irwin, M., Stuiver, M., Hayes, S., Griffith, K., Lucia, A., Mesters, I., Van Weert, E., Knoop, H., Goedendorp, M., Mutrie, N., Daley, A., McConnachie, A., Bohus, M., Thorsen, L., Schulz, K., Short, C., James, E., Plotnikoff, R., Arbane, G., Schmidt, M., Potthoff, K., Van Beruden, M., Oldenburg, H., Sonke, G., Van Harten, W., Garrod, R., Schmitz, K., Winters-Stone, K., Velthuis, M., Taaffe, D., Van Mechelen, W., Kersten, M., Nollet, F., Wenzel, J., Wiskemann, J., Verdonck-De Leeuw, IM., Brug, J., (2017), Effects and moderators of exercise on quality of life and physical function in patients with cancer: An individual patient data meta-analysis of 34 RCTs. Cancer Treatment Reviews, 52(2017), 91-104, United Kingdom, W.B. Saunders Co. Ltd, DOI: 10.1016/j.ctrv.2016.11.010.
  • 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, Oxford, United Kingdom, John Wiley and Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012685.
  • Schofield, C., Newton, R., Galvao, D., Cohen, P., McIntyre, C., (2017), A Physiological Profile of Ovarian Cancer Survivors to Inform Tailored Exercise Interventions and the Development of Exercise Oncology Guidelines. International Journal of Gynecological Cancer, 27(7), 1560-1567, United Kingdom, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Ltd, DOI: 10.1097/IGC.0000000000001044.
  • Coyne, J., Tran, T., Secomb, J., Lundgren, L., Farley, O., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2017), Maximal strength training improves surfboard sprint and endurance paddling performance in competitive and recreational surfers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 31(1), 244-253, United States, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001483.
  • Walker, S., Haff, G., Häkkinen, K., 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, 8(2017), 743, Switzerland, Frontiers Research Foundation, DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2017.00743.
  • 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, West Sussex, United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons, DOI: 10.14814/phy2.13241.
  • Singh, F., Newton, R., Baker, M., Spry, N., Taaffe, D., Thavaseelan, J., Galvao, D., (2017), Feasibility of presurgical exercise in men with prostate cancer undergoing prostatectomy. Integrative Cancer Therapies, 16(3), 290-299, Sage, DOI: 10.1177/1534735416666373.
  • Küüsmaa-Schildt, M., Eklund, D., Avela, J., Rytkönen, T., Newton, R., Izquierdo, M., Häkkinen, K., (2017), Neuromuscular Adaptations to Combined Strength and Endurance Training: Order and Time-of-Day. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 38(9), 707-716, Stuttgart, Georg Thieme Verlag, DOI: 10.1055/s-0043-101376.
  • 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, Heidelberg, Germany, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-017-3605-1.
  • 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.
  • Lundgren, L., Tran, T., Nimphius, S., Raymond, E., Secomb, J., Farley, O., Newton, R., Sheppard, J., (2016), 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.
  • Levin, G., Greenwood, K., Singh, F., Tsoi, D., Newton, R., (2016), 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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), Association between anthropometry, upper extremity strength, and sprint and endurance paddling performance in competitive and recreational surfers. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, 11(5), 728–735, 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 continuous 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, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001379.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Frost, D., Bronson, S., Cronin, J., Newton, R., (2016), 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.
  • 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.
  • 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., 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Cormie, P., Galvao, D., Joseph, D., Chee, R., Taaffe, D., Chambers, S., Newton, R., (2015), 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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..
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Ekland, D., Pulverenti, T., Bankers, S., Avela, J., Newton, R., Schumann, M., Hakkinen, K., (2015), 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

Research Student Supervision

Principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Resistance exercise in men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for prostrate cancer.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Development, assessment and application of a novel algorithm to automatically detect change of direction movement and quantify its associated mechanical load in elite Australian football
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Influence of anthropometric and upper body strength qualities on surfboard paddling kinematics
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  A series of investigations into the effect of strength level on muscular power in athletic movements.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Evaluation of acceptance and efficiency of exercise for indigenous Australians to benefit physiological, anthropometric and metabolic syndrome outcomes
  • 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,  Neuromuscular fatigue and endocrine responses in elite Australian rules football players
  • 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,  A series of studies examining the development of sprint speed and momentum of international rugby union players
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Bone strength, load tolerance and injury risk in elite Australian football
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Bone strength, load tolerance and injury risk in elite Australian football
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Efficacy of weighlifting exercise on the biomechanics of jump, sprint and change of direction performance.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Understanding and devloping sprint initial acceleration performance of team-sport athletes.
  • 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,  Exercise as medicine: Reversing treatment toxicities in prostate cancer patients.
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Dry land strength and power training to enhance swimming in-water turn performance
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Role of exercise in management of symptom experience and function for breast cancer survivors in Kenya
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Development of a falls risk assessment tool to identify fallers in a hospital setting.
  • 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),  Activity behavior and physiological profile of advanced-stage ovarian cancer survivors
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Evaluation and training of sensorimotor abilities in competitive surfers
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Bilateral and unilateral resistance training and athletic performance
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Towards successful cerebral palsy football programs: A conceptual model
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Performance of characteristics of elite softball players: Changes and determinants of preformance related to the lower body.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  A series of studies on professional rugby leaugue players.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Role of physical exercise in reducing depression and improving mental health in cancer survivors
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Landing performance and lower extremity injuries in competitive surfing
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  A biomechanical comparison of pneumatic and free weight resistance.

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

  • 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
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  A biomedical and kinathropometric analsis of the drop punt: Determinants of kicking accuracy in Australian football
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  The development and evaluation of a testing protocol to assess upper body pressing strength qualities in high performance athletes
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Neuromuscular and biomechanical characteristics of change of direction and agility performance
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  The efficacy of periodized resistance training in older adults
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  The load that maximises the mechanical power output in the power clean: A comparison between different ability levels.
  • 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.

Co-ordinating Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Bone fracture incidence, measurement and adaptation: An exploration through the continuum from incidence to measurement and adaptation
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Characteristics and Determinants of Aerial Surfing with Implications for Representative Task Design
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