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Dr. Carolyn Emery - Director, Postdoctoral Program, University of Calgary

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DR. CAROLYN EMERY - Ph.D., M.Sc., B.Sc.PT.

-Director, Postdoctoral Program, University of Calgary
-Associate Dean, Research, Faculty of Kinesiology
-Chair, Sports Injury Prevention Research Centre

Dr. Emery's research fields include sport injury epidemiology, randomized controlled trials in injury prevention in sport and rehabilitation in pediatrics and sport medicine. Her research focuses primarily on injury prevention in child and adolescent sport and recreation.

Dr. Emery leads a research program within sports injury epidemiology in children and adolescents, development of outcome measurements and randomized controlled trials in injury prevention and rehabilitation in sport medicine. Her research associated with Alberta Team OA relates to preventing injury to prevent osteoarthritis.

Dr. Emery is best known for her research program in injury and concussion risk in youth ice hockey including evaluation of policy related to body checking. In addition, her research associated with the development and evaluation of prevention strategies to decrease the risk of injuries in soccer and basketball in junior high school has led to a significant public health impact in injury reduction in youth sport.

The primary focus of Dr. Emery’s research program is the identification of risk factors for injury and evaluation of prevention strategies to reduce the risk of injury in youth sport and recreation. This includes prevention of longer term sequelae, including osteoarthritis, to promote active and healthy lifestyles and to maximize the benefits of rehabilitation in pediatrics and sport medicine.

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