Dr Shelley Keating

NHMRC Early Career Fellowship

School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
+61 7 334 69999


Dr Shelley Keating is an NHMRC Early Career Fellow at the School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences, The University of Queensland. As an Accredited Exercise Physiologist her research explores the independent role that exercise plays in the management of obesity and obesity-related chronic disease including non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease

Research Interests

  • Obesity-related chronic disease
  • Exercise Physiology


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Sydney
  • Master of Exercise & Sport Science (Clinical), The University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Exercise Science & Rehabilitation Hons, University of Wollongong


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • (2019) Doctor Philosophy

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Featured Publications

Book Chapter

  • McCarthy, Alexandra, Skinner, Tina, Fenech, Michael and Keating, Shelley (2016). Prevention of chronic conditions and cancer. In Bogda Koczwara (Ed.), Cancer and chronic conditions: addressing the problem of multimorbidity in cancer patients and survivors (pp. 203-239) Singapore: Springer Singapore. doi:10.1007/978-981-10-1844-2_7

Journal Article

Conference Publication

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision

  • (2019) Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor