March 16, 2018
Bailey is at the University of Calgary to attend Research Revealed: an undergraduate forum for students in kinesiology, exercise science, sport studies and recreation! She is presenting a poster featuring her and Tristan's work in our lab on multichannel stimulation.
March 2, 2018
Today is the Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation's Faculty Research Day! Bailey and Tristan are presenting a poster featuring their work on multichannel stimulation. We ran a booth in the afternoon to allow attendees to record their EMG and see NMES in action on ourselves.
February 6, 2018
John Luu visits our lab! John, who finished his MSc last August, is in town to collect additional data to add to the data he collected for MSc thesis. His paper, which shows that contractions fatigue during FES (in part) because motor axons hyperpolarise, is currently in revision with the Journal of Physiology.
January 29, 2018
Double U School day! Students from John D. Bracco's grades 7 - 9 and Our Lady of Peace's grade 6 classes are here today to experiment with the nervous system and make muscle music. We enjoyed every minute of our time together.
January 2, 2018
Happy new year! We begin 2018 with two practicum students who will be here this winter term. We welcome Bailey Sallis and Tristan Piska to our team. They will be evaluating the use of multichannel stimulation to minimize muscle fatigue.