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Dr

David Scott

Honorary
skeletal muscle function and frailty
physical activity and ageing
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
female
male
endocrinology & metabolism
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Dr

David Scott

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Physical activity
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Dr

David Scott

 

Dr. David Scott, PhD (2010), is an exercise scientist and NHMRC RD Wright Biomedical Career Development Fellow at the School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health, Monash University. He also holds an Honorary appointment at the Melbourne Medical School (Western Campus) and is a member of the Australian Institute of Musculoskeletal Science.

He has expertise in objective assessment of physical activity and physical performance in older adults, and imaging techniques for estimating body composition and muscle quality, and has published over 90 articles in peer-reviewed journals related to these topics. His research focuses on clinical assessment and treatment of sarcopenia (the age-related decline in skeletal muscle quality and function), and in particular, its interactions with adiposity, physical activity and vitamin D.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 133 most recent scholarly works by David Scott.

Credentials

Education


Doctorate of Medical Research

University of Tasmania

Bachelor of Human Movement, Exercise and Sport Science (Hons)

University of Tasmania