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Research interests

Dr. Sheree Bekker is an applied health scientist, with a primary focus on the prevention of injury and promotion of safety in sport settings. Her research is underpinned by social complexity theory, ​​and informs the theorising, development, implementation, and evaluation of interventions for injury prevention and safety promotion, primarily in sport settings, including their translation into real-world practice.

Member: Rugby Science at Bath group

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Federation University

External positions

Researcher, Complex System Approach in Sport and Health group

2018 → …

Social Media Editor, The BMJ

2016 → …

Keywords

  • Complexity
  • Injury Prevention
  • Safety Promotion
  • Safeguarding
  • Sport
  • Qualitative
  • Implementation
  • Knowledge Translation

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Research Output 2016 2018

7 Citations

Bringing complexity to sports injury prevention research: from simplification to explanation

Bekker, S. & Clark, A. M., Dec 2016, In : British Journal of Sports Medicine. 50, 24, p. 1489-1490 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
1 Citations

Too much information? A document analysis of sport safety resources from key organisations

Bekker, S. & Finch, C. F., 1 Jun 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, 5, p. e010877

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Sports
Organizations
Safety
Football
Cataloging
4 Citations

The translation of sports injury prevention and safety promotion knowledge: insights from key intermediary organisations

Bekker, S., Paliadelis, P. & Finch, C. F., 28 Mar 2017, In : Health Research Policy and Systems. 15, 1, p. 25

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Athletic Injuries
Translational Medical Research
Organizations
Safety
Sports

The fallacy of amelioration: Thinking through Knowledge Translation in sport and exercise medicine

Bekker, S., Paliadelis, P. & Finch, C. F., 17 Jul 2018, In : Translational Sports Medicine. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sports
medicine
knowledge
popularization
science

The efficacy of an iterative "sequence of prevention" approach to injury prevention by a multidisciplinary team in professional rugby union

Tee, J. C., Bekker, S., Collins, R., Klingbiel, J., van Rooyen, I., van Wyk, D., Till, K. & Jones, B., 1 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 21, 9, p. 899-904 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Football
Wounds and Injuries
Sports
Professional Practice
Physical Therapists