McMaster University

Child Health & Exercise
Medicine Program

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Sara King-Dowling, PhD

Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Current Projects: iPLAY: Investigating the validity and reliability of accelerometer-based measures of PhysicaL Activity and sedentarY time in toddlers

CHAMPION: Cardiovascular Health in children with a chronic inflAMmatory condition: role of Physical activity, fItness, and inflammatiON

Phone: 905-521-2100 ext. 77566


Twitter: @skdowling

Sara King-Dowling is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow currently working on the CHAMPION and iPLAY studies. She completed her PhD in Kinesiology in the INfant and Child Health (INCH) Lab at McMaster University. Her research interests include understanding how motor coordination impacts physical activity and health-related physical fitness in children with neurodevelopmental delays and chronic health conditions

Funding: Sara is currently supported by a CIHR Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Fun fact: Sara loves playing sports, especially basketball and volleyball.