Dr. Mark Speechley

Professor

P: (519) 661- 2111 ext: 86266

F: (519) 661-3766

E-mail: mark.speechley@schulich.uwo.ca

 

HOME DEPARTMENT

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Falls Prevention & Injury Epidemiology
  • Rehabilitation & Musculoskeletal Epidemiology
  • Applied methodology (measurement, scale and index development and evaluation)

EDUCATION

  • BA      Honours Sociology

  • MA     Sociology

  • PhD    Epidemiology & Biostatistics

PRIMARY ONGOING RESEARCH PROJECTS

  • Falling in older adults:
    • detection using whole-body motion sensors
    • as adverse events in exercise programs
    • Knowledge translation in falls prevention
  • Assessing mobility in older adults
  • Systematic reviews of neuro-rehabilitation
  • Physician utilization effects of receiving ambiguous gene tests
  • Use of theatre in knowledge translation and exchange

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

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