Professor Shona Halson is from ACU’s School of Behavioural and Health Sciences
and prior to this was the Head Recovery Physiologist at the Australian Institute of
Sport for over 15 years and has been a part of three Olympic campaigns with the
Australian Olympic Committee. Her research focuses on sleep, recovery and fatigue
and she has published over 130 peer-reviewed articles and multiple book chapters.
Shona is an Associate Editor for the International Journal of Sports Physiology and
Performance and also provides consultancy services to the Australian Open Tennis
Tournament and Nike as part of both the Nike Performance Council and Nike Sports
Research Advisory Group. Shona also consults to a number of national and
international professional sporting teams.