Mr Samuel Lai



Associate Research Fellow


Faculty of Health


School of Exer & Nutr Sciences


Melbourne Burwood Campus

+61 3 924 68350


Filter by


Scaling up a school-based intervention to increase physical activity and reduce sedentary behaviour in children: Protocol for the TransformUs hybrid effectiveness-implementation trial

H Koorts, A Timperio, C Lonsdale, N Ridgers, D Lubans, J Della Gatta, A Bauman, A Telford, L Barnett, K Lamb, N Lander, S Lai, T Sanders, L Arundell, H Brown, K Wilhite, J Salmon

(2023), Vol. 13, BMJ Open, C1

journal article

Mediators of Effects on Physical Activity and Sedentary Time in an Activity Tracker and Behavior Change Intervention for Adolescents: Secondary Analysis of a Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

S Verswijveren, G Abbott, S Lai, J Salmon, A Timperio, H Brown, S Macfarlane, N Ridgers

(2022), Vol. 10, pp. e35261-e35261, JMIR mHealth and uHealth, Canada, C1

journal article

Effect of commercial wearables and digital behaviour change resources on the physical activity of adolescents attending schools in socio-economically disadvantaged areas: the RAW-PA cluster-randomised controlled trial

N Ridgers, A Timperio, K Ball, S Lai, H Brown, S Macfarlane, J Salmon

(2021), Vol. 18, International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, England, C1

journal article

Using the technology acceptance model to explore adolescents' perspectives on combining technologies for physical activity promotion within an intervention: Usability study

M Drehlich, M Naraine, K Rowe, S Lai, J Salmon, H Brown, H Koorts, S Macfarlane, N Ridgers

(2020), Vol. 22, Journal of Medical Internet Research, Canada, C1

journal article

Translatability of a wearable technology intervention to increase adolescent physical activity: Mixed methods implementation evaluation

H Koorts, J Salmon, A Timperio, K Ball, S Macfarlane, S Lai, H Brown, S Chappel, M Lewis, N Ridgers

(2020), Vol. 22, Journal of Medical Internet Research, Canada, C1

journal article

Wearable activity tracker use among Australian adolescents: Usability and acceptability study

N Ridgers, A Timperio, H Brown, K Ball, S Macfarlane, S Lai, K Richards, K Mackintosh, M McNarry, M Foster, J Salmon

(2018), Vol. 20, Journal of Medical Internet Research, Canada, C1

journal article

A cluster-randomised controlled trial to promote physical activity in adolescents: The Raising Awareness of Physical Activity (RAW-PA) Study

N Ridgers, A Timperio, H Brown, K Ball, S Macfarlane, S Lai, K Richards, W Ngan, J Salmon

(2017), Vol. 17, BMC Public Health, England, C1

journal article

Correlates of gross motor competence in children and adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis

L Barnett, S Lai, S Veldman, L Hardy, D Cliff, P Morgan, A Zask, D Lubans, S Shultz, N Ridgers, E Rush, H Brown, A Okely

(2016), Vol. 46, pp. 1663-1688, Sports medicine, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article

Do school-based interventions focusing on physical activity, fitness or fundamental movement skill competency produce a sustained impact in these outcomes in children and adolescents? A systematic review of follow-up studies

S Lai, S Costigan, P Morgan, D Lubans, D Stodden, J Salmon, L Barnett

(2014), Vol. 44, pp. 67-79, Sports Medicine, Cham, Switzerland, C1

journal article

Effect of changes to the school food environment on eating behaviours and/or body weight in children: a systematic review

C Driessen, A Cameron, L Thornton, S Lai, L Barnett

(2014), Vol. 15, pp. 968-982, Obesity Reviews, England, C1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found


No completed student supervisions to report