Sports Science & Fitness Congress 2017

Kevin Tipton

Kevin Tipton
Kevin Tipton
Kevin Tipton is a Professor of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences and leads the Physiology, Exercise and Nutrition Research Group at the University of Stirling in Scotland.

His research focuses on exercise, nutrition and muscle metabolism with emphasis on protein nutrition and metabolism in athletes, healthy volunteers and clinical populations. He is an author of over 80 papers, book chapters and review articles.

He reviews for and serves on the editorial boards of, several scientific journals. His interest in exercise science and nutrition extends to the application of the science of nutrition to athletic populations, including the military. He served on the USA National Academy of Science’s, Institute of Medicine, Committee for Military Nutrition Research.

Kevin has helped develop sports nutrition consensus statements for the IOC, FIFA, FINA and IAAF and has served on the UK Sport Nutritional Supplements Advisory Board.

When not working he enjoys walking in the Scottish hills with his dog, Reiver.

Speaking on Saturday at 14:10 about Updates in nutrition research / Room: Lecture hall 1

Speaking on Saturday at 17:30 about Meet the expert: Participants are allowed for asking questions about the specialized areas of Kevin Tipton. / Room: Lecture hall 1
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