School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences

PhD opportunities

Jen Craig

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PhD student

Profile:

Jen completed a BSc in Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Bath in 2007, and an MSc in Physical Activity and Health at Loughborough University in 2010. Jen worked as a physiologist at Nuffield Health for six years prior to commencing a PhD at Loughborough University in 2016.

Research:

Title: Interactions between exercise and folic acid supplementation on vascular health with ageing

Jen’s research will examine whether exercise and folic acid similarly benefit vascular function in young adults, older men and postmenopausal women, and whether combining folic acid with exercise provides even greater benefits to vascular health than either factor alone.