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Proposals for Research Projects in all Scientific Domains - 2006

Sport Studies

    Painel de Avaliação de Ciências do Desporto - 2006
  • Maurice Piéron
  • Risto Telama
  • Mary O'Sullivan
  • Karsten Froberg

Coach Education in Portugal. An Assessement of the actual situation. Isabel Mesquita, Faculdade de Desporto da Universidade do Porto (FADE/UP). €25,000.


Physical activity, health-related physical fitness, somatotype, and metabolic syndrome. A longitudinal study in portuguese nuclear families. José António Ribeiro Maia, Faculdade de Desporto da Universidade do Porto (FADE/UP). €84,000.


Study of immunitary, biochemical and hormonal changes in elite endurance athletes during a training season. Ana Maria Miranda Botelho Teixeira, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €98,900.


Rapid weight loss, body composition and physical performance changes in Judo athletes. Analiza Mónica Lopes de Almeida Silva, Faculdade de Motricidade Humana (FMH/ULisboa). €74,000.


Effect of a Physical Activity Program on functionality and socialization of elderly women. Maria Joana Mesquita Cruz Barbosa de Carvalho, Faculdade de Desporto da Universidade do Porto (FADE/UP). €49,000.


Characterization of morphological, functional, biochemical and proteomic alterations induced by age in skeletal muscle mitochondria: influence of lifelong physical activity. José Alberto Ramos Duarte, Faculdade de Desporto da Universidade do Porto (FADE/UP). €92,200.


Skeletal age, maturity related variation of body size and functional capacities among 14- to 15-year-old elite Basketball players. MANUEL JOÃO CERDEIRA COELHO E SILVA, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €15,600.


Social environment and Gender inequalities in adolescent's physical activity and sports. Maria Paula Maia dos Santos, Faculdade de Desporto da Universidade do Porto (FADE/UP). €36,000.


The Portuguese Weight Control Registry: The Role of Exercise in Losing Weight and Maintaining a Healthy Weight. PEDRO JORGE DO AMARAL DE MELO TEIXEIRA, Faculdade de Motricidade Humana (FMH/ULisboa). €119,400.


Patterns of daily physical activity (PA) in children and adolescents. Contribution of the PE lessons, organized scholars sports and federated sports for the total amount of moderated and vigorous PA. Associations with overweight and physical fitness. José Carlos Rodrigues Dias Ribeiro, Faculdade de Desporto da Universidade do Porto (FADE/UP). €87,400.


Biomechanics of Locomotion in Elderly People. Relevant Variables for Risk of Fracture Reduction. António Veloso, Faculdade de Motricidade Humana (FMH/ULisboa). €102,300.