Conferences

Presentations, posters and practical sessions given at conferences internationally.

Conference presentations

2013

23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine & Science, Seattle, WA.

Aujla, I., Nordin-Bates, S., & Redding, E. (2013). Perceptions of teacher behavior predict students' passion for dance. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Aujla, I., Redding, E., & Nordin-Bates, S. (2013). Successful talent development environments in dance. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013, Seattle, WA.

Corbett, C., & Quin, E. (2013). The effects of a four week GYROTONIC® exercise program on dancers' hip joint active range of motion and performance quality. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Descoteaux, J. (2013). An investigation of the psychological content in dance-specific physiotherapy. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Etlin-Stein, H., & McGill, A. (2013). The effects of a home practice dance imagery program on people with Parkinson's: A mixed-method approach. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Hayes, E., & Swann, N. (2013). Vertical ground reaction forces, knee and ankle mechanics, loading rate and vertical stiffness of the landing phase of the Over Two Three: an Irish dance leap. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Holloway, V. J., & Quin, E. (2013). Therapy preferences and perceived effectiveness of injury treatments in dancers. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Hutt, K., & Redding, E. (2013). The effect of an eyes-closed dance-specific training program on dynamic balance in elite pre-professional ballet dancers. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Kusner, E. (2013). The impact of second position of the arms on spinal posture and injury: a conceptual analysis. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Padham, M., & Aujla, I. (2013). The relationship between passion and the psychological well-being of professional dancers. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Pavlik, K., & Nordin-Bates, S. (2013). Dance imagery: a literature review. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Pinto, S. O. (2013). The effects of environmental light changes on proprioception / kinesthetic awareness, in dance performance-specific training. In R. Solomon, & J. Solomon (Eds.), The 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, October 17-19, 2013,Seattle, WA.

Beck, S., De'Ath, S., Aujla, I., Nordin-Bates, S., & Redding, E. (2013, October). Injury tracking in pre-vocational dancers: findings from the UK Centres for Advanced Training. Poster session presented at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine & Science, Seattle, WA.

De'Ath, S., Quin, E., Redding, E., Nordin-Bates, S., & Aujla, I. (2013, October). An inquiry into the correlation between knee injuries and hypermobility: findings from the UK Centres for Advanced Training. Poster session presented at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine & Science, Seattle, WA.

Mitchell, S., & Challis, J. (2013, October). A suitable method of body composition measurement for female ballet dancers: recommendations for approach and implementation.Poster session presented at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine & Science, Seattle, WA.

Silveira, J., & Aujla, I. (2013, October). The relationship between body image and eating attitudes among contemporary dance students.Poster session presented at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine & Science, Seattle, WA.

Others

Redding, E. (2013, September).So are we born to dance? What are the physical, mental or social limits to dance and movement?As part of Rhythm is a Dancer series at The Wellcome Collection, London, England.

Redding, E., Aujla, I., & Nordin-Bates, S. (2013). Nurturing and supporting talented young dancers and musicians. Foundations for Excellence 3rd Biennial Conference, Dartington, Devon.

Redding, E., & Thatcher, T. (2013 March). Imagery and Creativity Conference, Cognition Institute, University Plymouth.

Sillevis Smitt, M., & Quin, E. (2013).Influence of dual-task methodology and speed-accuracy trade-off on dynamic postural control in dancers. Oral Presentation, Shifting Balance Symposium, Coventry.

Redding, E. (2013)Dancers: Fit Bodies?(keynote speaker). International Symposium on Performance Science, Vienna, Austria.

Clark, T., Holmes, P., Grahame, R., & Redding, E. (2013). Pointing to performance ability: Examining hypermobility and proprioception in musicians.International Symposium on Performance Science, Vienna, Austria.

2012

22nd Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine & Science, Singapore.

Aujla, I.J., Nordin-Bates, S.M., & Redding, E. (2012). Commitment, adherence and dropout among young talented dancers: findings from the UK Centres of Advanced Training. The 22nd Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science, Singapore.  

Nordin-Bates, S.M., Aujla, I,J., & Redding, E. (2012). How do staff perceive young dancer talent? Findings from the UK Centres for Advanced Training. The 22nd Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science, Singapore.  

Sanchez, E., Aujla, I.J., & Nordin-Bates, S.M. (2012). Cultural background variables in dance talent development: findings from the UK Centres for Advanced Training (poster presentation). The 22nd Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science, Singapore.  

2011

21st Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine & Science, Washington, DC.

Clark, T., Watkins, K. & Redding, E. (2011). Injury tracking in a dance conservatoire. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 21st  Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA.

Redding, E., Chin, S., Hushlak, M.A., Sentler, S. Vahla, A. (2011). In Preparation: A Performance-led approach and a new research methodology for Dance Science.International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 21st Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA.

McEldowney, K., Hopper, L. & Redding, E. (2011). Fatigue effects on quadriceps/hamstring co-activation patterns in dancers performing drop landings. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 21st Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA.

Rathle, K & Quin, E. (2011). Investigating the effects of applied somatic principles on perceived stage presence. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 21st Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA.

Beck, S. & Redding, E. (2011). Investigating measures of intensity in dance: relationships of ratings of perceived exertion and heart rate to oxygen uptake.International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 21st Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA.

Wilson, M., Quin, E. & Batson, G. (2011). Somatics as science in dance research and practice.International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 21st Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA.

Nordin-Bates, S.M., Chappell, K., Krasevec, T., Miulli, M., Watson, D. (2011). Creativity as a dance science topic: methodological challenges and applied potential. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 21st Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA.

Marshall, L. & Wyon, M. (2011). The effect of whole body vibration on jump height and active range of movement in female dancers. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 21st Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA. Recipient of the 2011 IADMS Student Researcher Award.

Others

Clark, T., Holmes, P., Feeley, G. & Redding, E. (2011). The role and value of implementing health screening programs within music conservatoires.International Association on Performance Science, Toronto, Canada. In A. Williamon, D. Edwards, & L. Bartel (eds.),Proceedings of the International Symposium on Performance Science 2011. Utrecht, The Netherlands: European Association of Conservatoires (AEC).

Clark, T., Holmes, P. & Redding, E. (2011). Investigating the physiological demands of musical performance.International Symposium on Performance Science, Toronto, Canada. In A. Williamon, D. Edwards, & L. Bartel (eds.),Proceedings of the International Symposium on Performance Science 2011. Utrecht, The Netherlands: European Association of Conservatoires (AEC).

Clark, T., McGill, A. & Redding, E. (2011). The relationship between balance and dancers' past and future lower-limb injuries. The Medical Problems of Performing Artists 29th Annual Symposium, Snowmass, Colorado, USA.

Quin, E., Wilson, M. & Batson, G. (2011). Somatics as Science within dance practice. Dance and Somatic Practices Conference, Coventry, UK.

Redding, E., Quin, E., Blazy, L. & Connolly, MK. (2011) Scientific Research: Dance and Wellbeing for Young People.From motivation to movement: Towards an empirical understanding of the role of dance in health. 1st International Congress of Dance in Health, University of Bedfordshire, UK.

Sanchez, E.N., Walker, I.J., & Nordin-Bates, S.M. (2011). Cultural background variables in dance talent development.From motivation to movement: Toward an empirical understanding of dance in health.1st International Congress of Dance in Health, University of Bedfordshire, UK.

2010

20th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine & Science, Birmingham, UK.

Redding, E., Nordin, S., Walker, I., Quested, E. (2010). Physical and psychological aspects of talent development in young dancers: finding from a government funded pre-vocational training programme. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Clark, T, Blazy, L., McGill, A., Ehrenberg, S., Irvine, S., Quin, E., & Redding, E. (2010). Physiological differences between students, pre-professional and professional dancers. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Wiekens, M. & Redding, E. (2010). The relationship between measures of contemporary dance performance and fitness. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Blazy, L., Quin, E. & Redding, E. (2010). Effects of a 10-week creative dance programme on flexibility and aerobic capacity in 11-13 year-olds. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Sentler, S. & Darbyshire, C. (2010). The integration of experiential anatomy within the teaching of the Graham technique. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Peoples, R. & Watkins, K. (2010). Comparing dynamic balance of hypermobile dance students and controls using the modified Star Excursion Balance Test (mSEBT). International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Alvarez-Franco, A. & Redding, E. (2010). Dancer injuries: findings from a recent survey of professional dancers. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

O'Clarey, N. & Van der Langenberg, R. (2010). Core stability: measurement and inter-tester reliability. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Connolly, MK., Quin, E. & Redding, E. (2010). Dance 4 your life: a dance and health study. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Cumming, J., Nordin, S. & Duda, J. (2010). Elite dance students' views on perfectionism and achievement striving. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Lee, L., Redding, E., Quin, E., Irvine, S. & Rafferty, S. (2010). Physiological responses to a one-year dance-specific fitness training programme among full-time university modern dance students. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Watson, D., Nordin, S. & Chappell, K. (2010). The experience and nurture of creativity in dance: Findings from a government-funded pre-vocational training programme. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Wunder, I. & Wyon, M. (2010). EMG investigation of the abdominal and spinal muscles activity in arabesque penché. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Lakshminarayana, S. MSc; Schaeril, A. PhD candidate, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, London, UK. (2010) Knee injuries in the classical Indian dance form of Bharatanatyam: an inquiry into the injuries and health of Bharatanatyam dancers. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Odro, J. MSc, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, London, UK. (2010). An appraisal of hip hop dance movements: the relationship between biomechanics and aesthetics. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Heflin, J.L., MSc; Deleget, A. MS, ATC, Harkness Center for Dance Injuries, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA.(2010). A six week pre-partnering strength training protocol for adolescent male dancers. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Bennett, T. BSc; McGill, A. MSc, Roehampton University, London, UK. (2010). Integrating dance science into the undergraduate curriculum. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Tomlinson, C. MSc, (2010). Movement Session - Fitness Yoga as an effective form of conditioning for dancers: a taster session. International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Angioi, M. PhD; Metsios, G.S. PhD; Koutedakis, Y. PhD; Wyon, M. PhD, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK. (2010). Development of modified hexagonal agility test protocol for dancers: a qualitative preliminary approach (poster presentation). International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

Ehrenberg, S. MFA, MSc, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK. (2010). The dancing self/other: a conceptual overview (poster presentation). International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 20th Annual Meeting, Birmingham, UK.

 Others

Connolly, MK. (2010). Measuring Dance: An introduction to the field of youth dance and health research projects. Dance Science Conference, Estonia.

Quin, E., Clark , T, Redding, E., Irvine, S., Rafferty, S. & Ehrenberg, S. (2010). A dance screening and profiling programe. Medicine and Science for the Benefit of the Dancer: Creating and maintaining a balanced body. Dance Science Conference, Estonia.

Quin, E., Irvine, S., Rafferty, S. & Redding, E. (2010). Structure and delivery of a dance specific fitness class for contemporary dancers. Medicine and Science for the Benefit of the Dancer: Creating and maintaining a balanced body. Dance Science Conference, Tallin, Estonia

McGill, A. (2010). Further Considerations on Proprioception. Dance Science Conference, Tallin, Estonia.

Walker, I.J., Nordin S.M., & Redding, E. (2010). Commitment to elite dance training: Findings from the UK Centres for Advanced Training. The British Psychological Society Annual Conference, 14-16 April, Stratford-upon-Avon. First prize winner.

Quin, E., & Redding, E. (2010). Dance Injury Prevention Strategies:
Injury risk identification, education and prehabilitation at Laban. A Dance Science Perspective. At the fore-front of athletes-care: A European framework of applicable knowledge and standards in practice European Society of Athletic Therapy and Training (ESATT), Poland.

Connolly, MK., & Blazy, L. (2010). Devising and dance and health research study: two working models. Dance Active Training, Birmingham, UK.