Meet the team
David King, Clinical Exercise Scientist
David is an ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist with a a keen interest in metabolism and obesity. He has recently completed a PhD at Northumbria University which investigated glycaemia and appetite in type 2 diabetes patients. Future research aspirations include helping diabetes patients manage hyperglycaemia in a clinical setting, or contributing towards novel research in metabolic disease.
Hannah Belsham, Sport Science Intern
Hannah is a Sport and Exercise Science student from Loughborough University currently undertaking a year-long industrial placement. Her interests lie in performance and Clinical Exercise Physiology, as well as Sports Psychology. Outside of work at Surrey HPI, she enjoys coaching and playing netball.
Rory Cole, Sport Science Intern
Rory is a Sport and Exercise Science student from Loughborough University undertaking a year-long industrial placement. He is interested in Exercise Physiology, specifically dealing with many of the clinical patients we have. Outside of work he is a keen sportsman playing volleyball at Loughborough University.
Max Holland, Sport Science Intern
Max is a sport and exercise Student from the University of Bath undertaking a year-long industrial placement. He is interested in exercise physiology and oncology particularly the use of exercise interventions on cancer related outcomes. Outside of work he enjoys playing sport regularly playing tennis, cricket, and football.
Ellie Miles, Sport Science Intern
Ellie is a sports and exercise science student from the University of Surrey. Her interests lie within clinical exercise physiology, specifically cardiology and oncology. Outside of working at SHPI, she is a keen rugby player having played for Harlequins Women’s and has recently taken up weightlifting.