Research

Current research interest: Observation of Biomechanical stroke patterning and variations. Exploration of athletic development parameters across the lifespan.

Research areas (2007-2009): Epidemiology of injury in Canadian Varsity Swimmers, training stress, predisposition of swimming injury risk factors, injury rehabilitation.

Research areas(2004-2007): Occupational Biomechanics, Electromyography (EMG) of shoulder muscles firing and muscle activation patterns. Comparison between healthy and injured swimmers shoulders.

Publications:
2012-Journal of Intercollegiate Sport, Social support throughout injury.
2012-Clinical Kinesiology, Understanding trends and risk factors of swimming related injuries in varsity swimmers.
2009-Thesis: Sport psychology of injury rehabilitation process, and prediction of risk factors and population risk.

Conference Presentations:
2009- Canadian Society for Psychomotor Learning and Sport Psychology (SCAPPS), Toronto, Canada
2009- Poster presentation- 12th World Congress of Sport Psychology (ISSP), Marrakesh Morrocco
2008- Eastern Canadian Sport Psychology Symposium (ECSEPS), Sudbury, Canada