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School of Science, Psychology and Sport

Dr Warrick Chilton

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Room: P936
Position: Lecturer
Discipline: Exercise and Sport Science


  • Doctor of Philosophy - Federation University Australia (2018). PhD thesis title: “The Acute Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Leukocyte Telomere Biology”.
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Movement), University of Ballarat
  • Graduate Diploma in Exercise Rehabilitation, University of Ballarat

Teaching areas

Exercise Physiology

Professional associations

  • Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA)
  • International Society of Exercise Immunology (ISEI)

Research interests

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Gene Regulation/Telomere Biology

Grants and publications

Chilton, W.L., O'Brien, B.J., Grace, F.M., & Charchar, F. (2017). Telomeres, exercise and cardiovascular disease: finding the means to justify the ends. Acta Physiologica, 220 2, 186-188.

Chilton, W.L., O'Brien, B.J., & Charchar, F. (2017). Telomeres, Aging and Exercise: Guilty by Association? International Journal of Molecular Sciences.