Research Summary Updates

The Department of Physical Therapy has faculty members with expertise in each key area of PT practice.

In particular, it is known for its research strength in neurology and neuroscience. The department is home to numerous researchers who are recognized as world leaders in neurological sciences and neurorehabilitation. Their efforts have led to the development of methods and programs that have advanced practice locally, nationally and internationally.

Stay up to date with the latest and ongoing research work.

Three Minute Thesis (3MT)

June 23, 2020



Study finds link between dementia and lack of sleep

December 11, 2019



Transverse tendon stiffness is reduced in people with Achilles tendinopathy: A cross-sectional study 

Submission by Associate Professor Alex Scott and trainees - August 2019

Rapid responses to Covid-19 by research faculty members

May 4, 2020



Delivering Intensive Rehabilitation in Stroke

Submission by Professor Janice Eng and Research Associate Tara Klassen, October 2019


Joint Health and Knowledge Translation Research Program

January 2020



Pulmonary Rehabilitation Research Laboratory

Submission by Associate Professor Pat Camp and trainees, September 2019

Motion Analysis and Biofeedback Lab

Submission by Dr. Michael Hunt, Postdoctoral Fellow Jean Francois Esculier and Research Coordinator Natasha Krowchuck, November 2019


Oncology Rehabilitation

Submission by Associate Professor Kristen Campbell - Clinical Exercise Physiology Lab, December 2019