WELCOME TO THE LIFE QUALITY RESEARCH CENTRE

Research

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Research Areas

The LQRC-CIEQV is organized in 6 scientific areas: every research line has different scientific topics. The researchers will work in every scientific area by research interests, however, not excluding the possibility of working in other areas resulting from the interconnection of research projects.

The 6 scientific areas:

Physical activity and healthy lifestyle: This research area covers the impact of health-related behaviors such as physical activity and exercise on the quality of life across individuals from different age groups.

Motor behavior: This research area encompasses studies of motor behavior, human motricity disorders, and the body-environment interaction. 

Organizational dynamics: This research area covers the study of individual and collective dynamics and their association with the quality of life in urban and rural contexts, as well as the social influence on individual and organizational interactions.

Education and training: This research area focuses on the study of competence across trainers and trainees, as well as on teaching models, and the creation and innovation of technological tools that enhance our understanding of the skills and knowledge within the context. 

Food production and technology / Food behavior: This research area covers the study of human behavior related to food production, distribution, and consumption.

Individual and community health: This research area covers the assessment of quality in life and health of the society, considering the life cycle, health care needs, and life expectancies.


Projects

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Publications

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CIEQV Editions

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EDITIONS

CIEQV Editions are a privileged mean of disseminating scientific production and its extension for application to social contexts that involve the Quality of Life. The collection includes author books and compilations of chapters. The themes of this collection are presented related to the scientific areas of the center, contributing to its objectives and purposes.

Desporto, Inovação e Formação de Treinadores

Da Teoria ao Fitness. Evidências científicas para um estilo de vida saudável.

Periodização e Técnicas Avançadas de Treino da Força

Sport, Education and Quality of Life