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Dan van den Hoek

Lecturer, Clinical Exercise Physiology, Australian Catholic University

Dan is a lecturer in clinical exercise physiology at Australian Catholic University. Dan's research currently focuses on strength adaptation and factors affecting sports performance, particularly in powerlifting.

Dan is currently leading community engagement and service-learning programs at ACU that aim to address health-related issues arising from multiple disadvantages. In particular, Dan has commenced research and service-learning programs which explore strength adaptation, health, and wellbeing of Australian Defence Force veterans and their families.

Dan co-leads a research working group named 'The Strength Initiative' which aims to understand and promote strength training across the lifespan.

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer, Clinical Exercise Physiology, Australian Catholic University