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Dr

Ben Kirk

Research Fellow - Exercise Physiology
Medicine, Western Health
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
osteosarcopenia
sarcopenia
male
exercise
humans
osteoporosis
sport sciences
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Dr

Ben Kirk

 
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Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
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Dr

Ben Kirk

 

Dr Ben Kirk (Ph.D) is a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Australian Institute for Musculoskeletal Science, within the Department of Medicine, at the University of Melbourne. He also holds an honorary research appointment at Western Health (Sunshine Hospital), Division of Subacute and Aged care.

Ben's research focuses on the causes of, and treatments for, muscle and bone loss (termed osteosarcopenia) and the prevention of fractures in geriatric patients through clinical trials.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 21 most recent scholarly works by Ben Kirk.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

Sports MDPI Journal

2019

Outstanding Abstract: Travel Grant

Australia and New Zealand Society for Sarcopenia and Frailty Research 2019

2019

Young Investigator Award

Indiana University, School of Medicine, Center for Musculoskeletal Health

2016

Vice-Chancellor Doctoral Scholarship

Liverpool Hope University

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Awards

Credentials

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

Liverpool Hope University

Masters of Science

Northumbria University

Bachelor of Science (honours)

University of Abertay Dundee