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Professor Stuart Biddle

Professor Stuart Biddle
Name Stuart Biddle
Position Director (Centre for Health, Informatics and Economic Research)
Section Strategic Research Projects
Office B320
Location Springfield Campus
Phone +61 7 3470 4119
Extension 4119
Email
Qualifications BEd(Hons) L'boro,UK , MSc Penn State , PhD Keele

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Human Movement and Sports Science not elsewhere classified ( 110699 )
  • Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified ( 111799 )

Research interests
Physical activity for health: correlates and influences, behaviour change, psychology
Sedentary behaviour: measurement, health outcomes, influences, behaviour change, psychology

Professional memberships
British Psychological Society
International Society for Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity
Society for Behavioural Medicine
UK Society for Behavioural Medicine
International Society of Physical Activity and Health
American College of Sports Medicine
British Association of Sport and Exercise Science
European Health Psychology Society
European College of Sport Science

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Resilient Regions (IRR)

Research most recent
Edwardson, C. L., Yates, T., Biddle, S. J. H., Davies, M. J., Dunstan, D. W., Esliger, D. W., Gray, L.J., Jackson, B., O’Connell, S.E., Waheed, G., & Munir, F. (2018). Effectiveness of the Stand More AT (SMArT) Work intervention: cluster randomised controlled trial. British Medical Journal, 363, k3870. doi:10.1136/bmj.k3870

Bennie, J.A., Lee, D.-C., Khan, A., Wiesner, G.H., Bauman, A.E., Stamatakis, E., & Biddle, S.J.H. (2018). Muscle-strengthening exercise participation patterns among 397,423 American adults and associations with adverse health conditions. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 55(6), 864-874. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2018.07.022

Yates, T., Edwardson, C., Celis-Morales, C., Biddle, S. J. H., Davies, M. J., Esliger, D., Henson, J., Kazi, A., Khunti, K., Sattar, N., Sinclair, A.J., Rowlands, A., Velayudhan, L., Zaccardi, F., & Gill, J. M. R. (2018). Metabolic effects of breaking prolonged sitting with standing or light walking in older South Asians and White Europeans: a randomized acute study. The Journals of Gerontology: Series A doi:10.1093/gerona/gly252


Research most notable
Edwardson, C. L., Yates, T., Biddle, S. J. H., Davies, M. J., Dunstan, D. W., Esliger, D. W., Gray, L.J., Jackson, B., O’Connell, S.E., Waheed, G., & Munir, F. (2018). Effectiveness of the Stand More AT (SMArT) Work intervention: cluster randomised controlled trial. British Medical Journal, 363, k3870. doi:10.1136/bmj.k3870


Publications in ePrints

Bennie, J. A. and Thomas, G. and Wiesner, G. H. and van Uffelen, J. G. Z. and Khan, A. and Kolbe-Alexander, T. and Vergeer, I. and Biddle, S. J. H. (2018) Australian fitness professionals' level of interest in engaging with high health-risk population subgroups: findings from a national survey. Public Health, 160. pp. 108-115. ISSN 0033-3506

Castro, Oscar and Bennie, Jason and Vergeer, Ineke and Bosselut, Grégoire and Biddle, Stuart J. H. (2018) Correlates of sedentary behaviour in university students: a systematic review. Preventive Medicine, 116. pp. 194-202. ISSN 0091-7435

Edwardson, Charlotte L. and Yates, Tom and Biddle, Stuart j. H. and Davies, Melanie J. and Dunstan, David W. and Esliger, Dale W. and Gray, Laura J. and Jackson, Benjamin and O'Connell, Sophie E. and Waheed, Ghazala and Munir, Fehmidah (2018) Effectiveness of the Stand More AT (SMArT) Work intervention: cluster randomised controlled trial. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 363 (Article 3870). ISSN 0959-535X

Bennie, Jason A. and Wiesner, Glen H. and Vergeer, Ineke and Kolbe-Alexander, Tracy and De Cocker, Katrien and Alexander, Chris and Biddle, Stuart J. H. (2018) Feasibility for the use of a standardized fitness testing protocol among Australian fitness industry professionals. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 89 (3). pp. 380-385. ISSN 0270-1367

Olson, Jenny L. and March, Sonja and Brownlow, Charlotte and Biddle, Stuart J. H. and Ireland, Michael (2018) Inactive lifestyles in peri‐urban Australia: a qualitative examination of social and physical environmental determinants. Health Promotion Journal of Australia. ISSN 1036-1073

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Human Movement and Sports Science not elsewhere classified ( 110699 )
  • Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified ( 111799 )