Welcome to the Peter Harrison Centre for Disability Sport.
Our mission is to improve knowledge about Paralympic sport and to promote the substantial health and quality of life benefits that can be gained through participation in disability sport and physical activity. The centre is heavily involved in research, in addition to providing sport science support to a number of GB squads.
The article by lead author Dr Jan van der Scheer can now be found online.
25 July 2017
Developed by Dr Jan van der Scheer, in conjunction with others, the scientific exercise guidelines for adults with spinal cord injury are ready to be developed for clinical practice.
3 July 2017
Find out what members of the PHC have been up to in the Rio Paralympic cycle through our Legacy Document, showcasing our research and support since London 2012.
19 June 2017