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BRUNET, Jennifer »


Jennifer Brunet

Assistant professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Human Kinetics

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Office: 613-562-5800 (3068)
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Dr. Brunet’s research addresses the promotion of mental and physical health through physical activity in diverse populations. Her research is grounded in various motivational and social cognitive theories and she use mixed methods to coalesce the strengths of quantitative and qualitative approaches to research.

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CHAPUT, Jean-Philippe »


Jean-Philippe Chaput

Assistant professor
Faculty of Medicine
Pediatrics

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Healthy active living and obesity research

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CORBETT, Dale »


Scientific Director & CEO, Heart & Stroke Foundation Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery
Full professor
Faculty of Medicine
Cellular and Molecular Medicine

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Promoting recovery of function following stroke by enhancing brain neuroplasticity (e.g. growth of new connections, new neurons, etc.). I study how exercise, stem cells, rehabilitation can be used to improve brain reorganization and repair after stroke or in age related forms of dementia (ex. vascular cognitive impairment). Other work focuses include how unhealthy diets damage blood vessels in the brain and impair learning and memory ability.

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FORTIER, Michelle »


Full professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Human Kinetics

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4275)
Cell: 613-866-8987
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Physical activity Exercise Motivation Enjoyment Mental health Well-being Women's wellness Negative aspects of competitive sport

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GILES, Audrey R. »


Audrey R. Giles

Assistant Professor
Assistant professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Human Kinetics

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Office: 613-562-5800 (2988)
Home: 613-845-0092
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Dr. Giles' research examines Aboriginal people's (though especially women's) participation in physical activity, sport, and recreation in the NWT, Nunavut, and Northern Alberta. Her expertise pertains to traditional games, gender, "tradition," and drowning prevention. Sport for development in Aboriginal communities.

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English only, Intermediate/Advanced French

GOLDFIELD, Gary »


Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of Psychology

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Office: 613-737-7600 (3288)
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LAMONTAGNE, Mario »


Full professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Human Kinetics

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Office: 613-562-5800 ext. 4258
Office: 613-562-5800 ext. 4137
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I am actively involved in joint mechanics, muscle modeling, measurements of in vivo mechanical properties of human tissues, electromyography, biomechanics of sport injuries and sport biomechanics. My major research programs focus on the mechanics of the human knee joint of healthy and pathological subjects, as well as to the biomechanical assessment of the mobility of patients with a total hip and knee arthroplasty. The most recent research program funded is on the development of a musculoskeletal model of the hip joint for patients suffering of femoroacetabular impingement.

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MACINTOSH, Eric »


Eric MacIntosh

Associate professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Human Kinetics

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Sport management researcher with a focus on organizational behaviour and marketing.

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SPIVOCK, Michael »


Adjunct Professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Human Kinetics

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Office: 613-995-0603
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I hold a PhD in Public Health, with a specialization in health promotion. My main field of research is understanding how the built and social environment affect health behaviours, particularly physical activity. My research involves the general population, and persons with disabilities.

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