Prof John Saxton FBASES (Chair of the Scientific Programme Committee)
"I am delighted to welcome you to BASES Conference 2018.
We aim to provide 2 days of world-leading content across sport and exercise sciences. Whether you wish to present your own research or listen to others, I hope you will join us for what promises to be an outstanding event."
Early bird delegate prices
Available until Friday 14 September 2018
Dr. Carolyn Emery is the Associate Dean of Research in the Faculty of Kinesiology. She is a physiotherapist and sport injury epidemiologist. Her PhD in Epidemiology is from the Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta. Her 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 is an associate professor in the Faculty of Kinesiology and the Departments of Pediatrics and Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary. Carolyn holds a Professorship in Pediatric Rehabilitation funded through Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Dr. Emery is co-chair of the Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre (SIPRC) in the Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary. Dr. Emery is the co-lead of the Alberta Program in Youth Sport and Recreational Injury Prevention Safe to Play (a Canadian Institutes for Health Research Program in Pediatric Concussion). 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.