Waist-to-height ratio more accurate than BMI in identifying obesity, new study shows
Calculating a person’s waist-to-height ratio is the most accurate and efficient way of identifying whether or not they are at risk of obesity in clinical practice, a new study by Leeds Beckett University shows.
New ways of fighting cybercrime developed by Leeds Beckett and West Yorkshire Police
New ways of fighting cybercrime and supporting digital investigations have been developed by Leeds Beckett University in collaboration with West Yorkshire Police.
Academic seeks help from Leeds’s music community for new project
An academic has launched a new project to make music in Leeds better than ever and is seeking the help of the city’s people.
Public Lectures and Events
The Contribution of Green Spaces to Health and Well Being in Yorkshire
A conference for health organisations, parks’ teams and the voluntary sector.
Professorial Inaugural Lecture by Professor Shirley Anne Tate
Putting feelings into words: Racism and wellbeing in universities
Why is our Psychology Curriculum White?
End of Project event for the Why is our Psychology Curriculum White? Curriculum Innovation Project
Leisure Studies Association (LSA) Conference
The internationally acclaimed annual Leisure Studies Association (LSA) Conference is aimed at academics, students, practitioners, policy makers and professionals who work broadly within leisure, sports, tourism and events.