Dr Adam Collins


Principal Teaching Fellow in Nutrition
BSc, MSc, PhD, RNutr, SFHEA
+44 (0)1483 686465
25 AY 03
Monday-Friday: 9am-5:30pm (by appointment)

Biography

University roles and responsibilities

  • Faculty Postgraduate Taught Coordinator
  • Programme Leader for BSc (Hons) Nutrition
  • Programme Leader for MSc Human Nutrition

    Research

    Research interests

    Supervision

    Postgraduate research supervision

    My teaching

    My publications

    Highlights

    Books and book chapters

    Kwong K, Collins AL (2020), Student Perspectives on a nutrition curriculum.  In. Enhancing student-centred teaching in higher education. Gravett K, Yakovchuk N, Kincihn I (eds)..  Palgrave Macmillan, London.  https://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9783030353957

    Sports & Exercise Nutrition: A Nutrition Society Textbook. Lanham-New S, Sheriffs S, Stear S, Collins AL (eds).  2011.  Wiley Blackwell, London

    Original articles

    Antoni R, Johnston KL, Collins AL, Robertson MD . Intermittent versus continuous energy restriction: differential effects on postprandial glucose and lipid metabolism following matched weight-loss in healthy overweight/obese subjects, Br J Nutr, 2018 – 119(5):507-516.

    Shamlan G, Bech P, Robertson MD, Collins AL. Acute effects of exercise intensity on subsequent substrate utilisation, appetite, and energy balance in men and women. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2017 Dec;42(12):1247-1253

    Antoni R, Johnston KL, Collins AL, Robertson MD. Effects of intermittent fasting on glucose and lipid metabolism. Proc Nutr Soc. 2017 Jan 16:1-8.

    Antoni R, Johnston KL, Collins AL, Robertson MD. Investigation into the acute effects of total and partial energy restriction on postprandial metabolism among overweight/obese participants. Br J Nutr. 2016 Mar 28;115(6):951-9

    Canaj R, Collins AL, Johnson K, Robertson MD (2014); The Effects of Intermittent Energy Restriction on Indices of Cardiometabolic Health.   Research in Endocrinology. 

    Thomas EL, Parkinson JR, Frost G, Goldstone AP, McCarthy J, Collins AL, Fitzpatrick J, Durighel G, Taylor-Robinson S, Bell JD (2012):  The missing risk: accurate phenotyping of abdominal adiposity and ectopic fat.  Obesity 20(1):76-87.

    Thomas EL, Collins AL, McCarthy J, Durighel G, Fitzpatrick J, Goldstone A, Bell J (2010): Estimation of abdominal fat compartments by bioelectrical impedance: The validity of the ViScan measurement system in comparison with MRI.  EJCN. 64, 525-37

    Drysdale IP, Collins AL, Walters NJ, Bird D, Hinkley HJ. (2007): Potential benefits of marathon training on bone health as assessed by calcaneal broadband ultrasound attenuation. J Clin Densitom. 10(2):179-83.

    Collins AL, Saunders S, McCarthy HD, Williams JE, Fuller NJ (2003): Within- and between-laboratory variability in air displacement plethysmography. Int J Obes. 28; 80-90

    Collins AL & McCarthy HD (2003): Evaluation of factors determining the precision of body composition measurements by air displacement plethysmography. Eur J Clin Nutr. 57; 770-776

    Publications

    Shamlan Ghalia, Bech Paul, Robertson Margaret, Collins Adam (2017)Acute effects of exercise intensity on subsequent substrate utilisation, appetite and energy balance in men and women, In: Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism42(12)pp. 1247-1253 NRC Research Press
    Antoni R, Johnston KL, Collins AL, Robertson MD (2014)The effects of intermittent energy restriction on indices of cardiometabolic health, In: Research in Endocrinology
    Antoni Rona, Johnston Kelly L., Collins Adam, Robertson Margaret (2018)Intermittent versus continuous energy restriction: differential effects on postprandial glucose and lipid metabolism following matched weight-loss in overweight/obese subjects, In: British Journal of Nutrition119(5)pp. 507-516 Cambridge University Press
    Antoni R, Johnston KL, Collins AL, Robertson MD (2016)Investigation into the acute effects of total and partial energy restriction on postprandial metabolism among overweight/obese participants, In: BRITISH JOURNAL OF NUTRITION115(6)pp. 951-959 CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS
    Lanham-New SA, Stear SJ, Shirreffs SM, Collins AL (2011)Sport and Exercise Nutrition, In: Sport and Exercise Nutrition
    Thomas EL, Parkinson JR, Frost GS, Goldstone AP, Doré CJ, McCarthy JP, Collins AL, Fitzpatrick JA, Durighel G, Taylor-Robinson SD, Bell JD (2011)The Missing Risk: MRI and MRS Phenotyping of Abdominal Adiposity and Ectopic Fat, In: Obesity
    Thomas EL, Collins AL, McCarthy J, Fitzpatrick J, Durighel G, Goldstone AP, Bell JD (2010)Estimation of abdominal fat compartments by bioelectrical impedance: the validity of the ViScan measurement system in comparison with MRI, In: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION64(5)pp. 525-533 NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP