Staff Profiles: Dr. Meghan Brown

Dr. Meghan Brown

Staff Profile: Dr. Meghan Brown
Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Nutrition

Dr. Meghan Brown

Dr. Meghan Brown

Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Nutrition

Applied Sport and Exercise Sciences

Meghan is a Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Nutrition and is involved in the delivery of a number of modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Biography

Meghan is a Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Nutrition and is involved in the delivery of a number of modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Meghan works with athletes from a range of sports and at various levels, providing services in performance nutrition. She has been involved in dance from a young age and has worked closely with this population in particular. She also has an extensive understanding of the specific requirements of female athletes.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
PhD Sport and Exercise Nutrition Northumbria University 2017
BSc Applied Sport, Exercise and Nutrition Northumbria University 2013

Accreditation

ISAK Level 1

Membership of professional bodies

International Association for Dance Medicine and Science

American College of Sports Medicine

Teaching and research

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Research

Meghan's current research interests lie predominantly in nutrition and exercise metabolism; specifically nutritional interventions to promote sport and exercise recovery in physically active female and dance populations. She is also interested in the influence of energy balance and energy availability on exercise physiology.