Joint & Bone Initiative

Dr. Trevor Birmingham

Physical Therapy

Research Areas

Active Living, Arthritis, Assistive Technologies, Biomechanics, Clinical Outcomes, Clinical Trials, Epidemiology, Exercise, Health Economics, Health Policy, Implantable & Wearable Devices, Knowledge Translation & Mobilization, Mobility, Multi-morbidity, Muscle Disorders, Musculoskeletal Imaging, Orthopaedic Surgery, Rehabilitation, Rheumatology, Sport Medicine

Trevor Birmingham is a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation and a Professor in the School of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Health Sciences at Western University. Primary goals of his research are to develop and evaluate interventions for individuals with musculoskeletal conditions. As Co-Director of the Wolf Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratory, located in the Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic, his research combines clinical and biomechanical evaluations. The collaborative CIHR and CFI-funded research program has been recognized with an Early Researcher Award from the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation, a Silver Quill Award from the Canadian Physiotherapy Association and a Top Achievements in Health Research Award from CIHR. Dr Birmingham has published over 70 peer-reviewed journal articles. Over 15 graduate students have graduated under his supervision.

Recent Publications