CSB/SCB New Investigator Award Finalists: Doctoral Level

Two New Investigator awards will be given to graduate students for high quality biomechanics research submitted for presentation at NACOB 2022. Awards are based on the abstract submitted to and the presentation delivered at the conference. The award session presentations at NACOB 2022 are on the 23rd of August from 10:45am-12:15pm.


Doctoral Student Award Finalists (alphabetical):  

 Olivia Bruce, University of Calgary (Supervisor:  Dr. Brent Edwards)

Abstract Title: Sex-related variations in tibial-fibular geometry are associated with higher bone strain in young active females


 Baaba Otoo, University of Calgary (Supervisor:  Dr. Walter Herzog)

Abstract Title: Decoupled deformations of cell and cartilage tissue during cyclic loading


  Gwyneth Ross, University of Ottawa (Supervisor:  Dr. Ryan Graham)

Abstract Title: Comparison of machine learning classifiers for differentiating level and sport using movement data