Professor. John Reilly.
John Reilly is Professor of Physical Activity and Public Health at the University of Strathclyde, Scotland. He leads the Physical Activity & Health Group. He was previously Professor of Paediatric Energy Metabolism at the University of Glasgow. His research focuses on: the health impact of physical activity and sedentary behavior ; child and adolescent obesity aetiology, surveillance, prevention, treatment, and consequences. He has published over 260 papers and had an h index of 43 in 2010. His other contributions include: WHO committee work (e.g. Commission for Ending Childhood Obesity); leadership of national and international Active Healthy Kids Report Cards; contribution to evidence-based guidelines on physical activity, sedentary behavior , and obesity; leadership of the new MSc in Physical Activity and NCD Prevention and Control at Strathclyde.