Dr Churm is a STEM lecturer in SPEX with a particular interest in molecular pathways, genetics, and biochemistry. Currently has close links within the Diabetes Research Group based at the Medical School, working in collaboration on numerous projects. Focusing on clinical research in obesity and the metabolic state specifically, within the field of exploring the inter-relationships between hormone regulation, adipocyte function and glucose homeostasis.
Dr Churm has a great passion for the exploration of habitual physical activity impact on an individual’s health and possible mechanisms for the amelioration of disease. Working in close collaboration with the NHS and external organisations, we also currently have several active research projects, with the objective to improve individual’s health through physical activity, in addition to medicinal and surgical interventions.
Admissions Tutor for Sports and Exercise Sciences, Swansea University.