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Matching Dissertation Grant Award Winners 

Dovin Kieran University of California Davis, Davis, California, USA.  Preventing running injury: Can field measured GRFs and cumulative loads forecast running injuries?

Mona Frey, Memorial University, St John’s Newfoundland, Canada.  Does low back pain, experimentally induced with the heat-capsaicin model, result in similar movement and function changes as those observed in clinical low back pain patients?

Lauren Schroeder, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. The Effects of Maturation on ACL Loading, Muscle Coordination, and Movement Efficiency in Adolescent Female Soccer Players

Hui-Ting Shih, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The Effect of a Weight-Shifting Balance Training Intervention on Balance Recovery Response in Individuals with Below the Knee Amputation

 

International Travel Grants

Mahsa Alimohammadi Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.  Estimating the Fatigue Life of Hip Implants Considering Probable Crack Propagation in the Cement Mantle.  Visit planned to Queen’s University, Kingston Ontario Canada.

Sarah Hemler, University of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, USA.  Predicting 3D foot shape via a simple scanning tool. Visit planned to  Centre for Sensorimotor Performance, University of Queensland, Australia.

 

International Affiliate Development Grant.

Carlos De la Fuente, Center for Health Sciences, Federal University of Pampa.  Visit planned to Human Performance Lab, University of Calgary, Canada.

 

We expect to still award Congress Travel Grants for the virtual congress in July 2021 - details will be released when final details about congress registration have been made. Keep an eye out on the ISB website or on our Social Media Channels.