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Dr Adam Collins

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



Research interests

My teaching

My publications


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 –


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