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Jack Callaghan

  • PhD, CCPE, FCSB
  • Canada Research Chair in Spine Biomechanics and Injury Prevention
  • University of Waterloo Department of Kinesiology
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  • 3561CitationsNumber of citations received by Jack's publications. Updated daily.

Research interests

standingseating designpreventionoffice ergonomicslow back paininjuryergonomicsbiomechanics

Co-authors (199)

  • Noorul Azreen Azis
  • Giacomo Nardese
  • Itzel Flores
  • Brock Laschowski
  • Ian Montel
  • David Kingston

Publications (5)

  • Comparing the biomechanical and psychophysical demands imposed on paramedics when using manual and powered stretchers

    • Lad U
    • Oomen N
    • Callaghan J
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  • Hip abductor fatigability and recovery are related to the development of low back pain during prolonged standing

    • Viggiani D
    • Callaghan J
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  • The effect of task type and perceived demands on postural movements during standing work

    • Glinka M
    • Metzger S
    • Viggiani D
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  • The effects of shoulder abduction angle and wrist angle on upper extremity muscle activity in unilateral right handed push/pull tasks

    • Cudlip A
    • Holmes M
    • Callaghan J
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  • Effect of obesity on knee joint biomechanics during gait in young adults

    • MacLean K
    • Callaghan J
    • Maly M
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Professional experience

Canada Research Chair in Spine Biomechanics and Injury Prevention

University of Waterloo Department of Kinesiology

July 2012 - Present

Professor

University of Waterloo Department of Kinesiology

July 2009 - Present