Karrie Lynn Hamstra-Wright

    Email Address: khamst1@uic.edu
    College: Applied Health Sciences Department: Kinesiology and Nutrition
    Title: Clinical Associate Professor
    Office: PEB 344 Phone: 312-413-1890
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: Yes

    Research Interest:
    Dr. Hamstra-Wright's research focuses on the biomechanics of lower extremity overuse injury. Specifically, she has an interest in the prevention and treatment of lower extremity overuse injury in physically active individuals.

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week:

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Minimum 3.0 gpa; responsible, hard working, professional, prompt, organized, and detail-orientated; excellent people and communication skills; efficient in Excel

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    Potential expectations of undergraduate students working on projects with Dr. Hamstra-Wright are:
    perform literature searches, have a strong understanding of the literature related to the particular study they are involved in, learn the IRB process, assist with subject recruitment, help with data collection, and assist with data analysis and write-up.

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