Better Mobility Lab

7 lab members standing in front of a tree outside

Principal Investigator

Ranita Manocha, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), CSCN (EMG)

 

Research Assistant

Amanda Rande, BSc

 

Graduate Students

Maureen O'Brien, Master of Science in Medicine Candidate

 

Undergraduate Students

Amanda Chen, Mechanical Engineering (Biomedical Engineering Major) [BMEN 500, NSERC USRA]

Darlene Chhom, Kinesiology [KNES 447]

Kirinpreet Dhillon, Kinesiology [KNES 441, PURE]

Joshua Ellis, Mechanical Engineering [NSERC USRA]

Elizabeth Fletcher, Kinesiology [KNES 443, Alberta Innovates]

Niki Mehri [KNES 441]

Gurdeep Panag [KNES 441]

Devanshi Zala [McCaig Summer Studentship]

 

Medical Students

Sanjana Sudershan

Ciara Hanly

 

Medical Residents

Michael Poscente, MD

Nancy Scholz, MD

 

Collaborators 

Krista Best, PhD

Elizabeth Condliffe, PhD

Carolyn Emery, PhD

Míriam Febrer-Nafría, PhD

Josep M. Font-Llagunes, PhD

Larry Katz, PhD

Gregor Kuntze, PhD

Bill Miller, PhD

Megan MacGillivray, PhD

Nicholas Mohtadi, MD

Ryan Peters, PhD

Janet Ronsky, PhD

François Routhier, PhD

Bonita Sawatzky, PhD

 

Are you interested in joining our lab? We are looking for bright Masters, PhD, and Post-Doctoral researchers. Please contact Dr. Manocha for more information.
 

 

Lab Alumni

Yarmaghan Afzal, BSc in Eng (Electrical) [BMEN 500]

Kate Bartel, Life Sciences

Christina Bueckert, BSc in Eng (Mechanical) [BMEN 500]

Austin Cabunoc, BA (Community Rehabilitation & Disability Studies) [CORE 594]

Hannah Curlock, BSc (Health Sciences) [O'Brien Summer Studentship Award]

Adesua Egbase, BSc (Kinesiology) [KNES 443; Summer Student]

Robert Graham, BSc (Kinesiology) [KNES 443]

Timothy Ireland, BSc, MScPT (Physiotherapy) [PTHER 554]

Alina Ismaguilova, MSc, Biomedical Engineering [Research Assistant]

Shaine Jivan, BSc (Kinesiology) [KNES 443; Summer Student]

Javairia Kabir, BSc (Kinesiology) [KNES 443]

Christine Kim, Health Sciences (Sociology Major) [HSOC 408]

Kalaina Kozak (Kinesiology) [KNES 443]

Rehana Murani, MD (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation)

Christopher Roberts, Kinesiology [R. R. Singleton Studentship Award]

Monica Russell, BSc (Kinesiology) [KNES 443; NSERC USRA Award]

Jessie Shang [Alberta Innovates Highschool Youth Researcher Summer Program]

Jena Shank, MA [Research Assistant]

Merissa Sigfusson, BSc, MScOT (Occupational Therapy)

Grace Vincent, Health Sciences (Psychology Major) [HSOC 408]

Eva Wang [Alberta Innovates Highschool Youth Researcher Summer Program]

Jenelle Weidner, BA, MScOT (Occupational Therapy)