Current University: McMaster University
Discipline: Child Health and Exercise Medicine
Research Supervisor: Brian Timmons
PICH Mentor: Carl von Baeyer
Member since: June 2012
Graduated PICH: August 30, 2014 Strength (resistance) training in juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) and its effects on pain variables, inflammation and musculoskeletal parameters.
Representative Publications: 1. Van Oort, C., Jackowski, S.A., Eisenmann, J.C., Sherar, L.B., Baxter-Jones, A.D.G. Tracking of aerobic fitness from adolescence to mid-adulthood. -In resubmission to Annals of Human Biology after initial review.
2. Van Oort, C. Tupper, S., Rosenberg, A., Farthing, J., Baxter-Jones, A.D.G. A pilot study on the effects of a 6 week resistance training program in juvenile idiopathic arthritis. In proceedings of Pediatric Work Physiology abstract Children and Exercise book chapter.