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DR MICHAEL KING

POSITION

Honorary Research Associate, Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine (ESSM), Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Exercise Science and Sports Medicine, University of Cape Town (2016) (most recent first)

Thesis title: Toward a greater understanding of the brain processes underlying handgrip and handgrip fatigue

  • MSc. Medicine (Neurosciences), Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada (2009)

  • Joint Honors BSc. Psychology and Biology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada (2006)

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Central mechanisms of exercise fatigue
  • Enhanced performance via ergogenic aids such as central nervous stimulants.
  • Motor performance in extreme environments such as high stress and cold.

CONTACT

Tel: +1 709 693 0242
Email: michael.king@uct.ac.za