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Dr Emily Pattinson

Job Title: Research Fellow
Organisation: Leeds University

Emily obtained her PhD at the University of Winchester in 2017.  Her thesis investigated the performance-enhancing properties of self-efficacy on competitive springboard and highboard divers. She presented findings from her PhD at the FINA world medical congress in 2016 and was awarded the Cameron Award for outstanding contributions to Aquatic Research.   Her interests outside of work are highboard diving, BMX, sewing and drawing.