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10 Apr 2014

Vote for SSEHS student Ben Kelly in ShellLiveWIRE Grand Awards

Ben Kelly, a PhD finalist in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, has made it through to the ShellLiveWIRE Grand Awards finals for young entrepreneurs. His business idea, Kelly Medical, aims to provide bespoke rehabilitation packages for people living with and recovering from chronic diseases.

Using the knowledge gained from his PhD, as part of the National Institute for Health Research Leicester – Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Ben will use cutting-edge exercise science to deliver exercise rehabilitation programmes that really work, because they are personally prescribed.

Ben needs your votes! He has until 23:59 on Wednesday 30 April to gather as many online votes as possible. These votes will then be added to the judges’ score and winners will be entered into the Grand Final.  You can vote for Ben at: http://www.shell-livewire.org/awards/grand-ideas-awards