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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Science
August 25, 2016
Canadian Excellence

Research in Kinesiology

Recent Media, Article Features and Events

The department of Kinesiology & Physical Education Faculty have research facilities in the Science Research Building (SR), at the Northdale Campus (NC), and at the King Street Building (232 King).

Current Faculty Research labs include:

Science Research Building:

 Dr. Stephen Perry  SR119   Ext. 3298
 Dr. Diane Gregory  SR214/216  Ext. 4564

Northdale Campus (Hickory Street):

 Dr. Quincy Almeida  NC123  Ext.3924/2840 
 Dr. Pamela Bryden  NC104  Ext 3316
 Dr. Michael Cinelli  NC107   Ext.4775 
 Dr. Mark Eys  NC120  Ext.3691
 Dr. Dawn Guthrie  NC118  Ext.3935/3296/3219
 Dr. Tom Hazell  NC106  Ext.4919
 Dr. Jayne Kalmar  NC119  Ext.3334

King Street Campus (232 King Street):

 Dr. Kim Dawson  KB24  Ext.3798 
 Dr. Paula Fletcher  KB22   Ext.2519 
 Dr. Renee MacPhee  KB34  Ext.2002 
 Dr. J. RobertsonWilson  KB24  Ext.3562
 Dr. Margie Schneider  KB22  Ext.3794
 Dr. Jill Tracey  KB27  Ext.4191


Dr. Guthrie recently received funding from the Alzheimer Society of Canada for a two-year project to develop and test a new screening tool to identify caregivers who are beginning to show signs of caregiver burden.  She is also part of one of the 20 teams funded through the Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration and Aging or CCNA (  The CCNA is a $32.9 million project funded primarily by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and includes 300+ researchers from across Canada.

Dr. Mike Cinelli:  "New Methods of Recovery for Concussions"  Cord Article  21OCT2015

Dr. Mike Cinelli and student Laura Fedy - "Laurier Research Team Making Concussions Safer"

Dr. Kim Dawson wrote an Article in the "A Rewarding Experience" published Vol.8, Issue 7, November/December 2015.

Dr. Kim Dawson quoted in recent Montreal Gazette article "Fitness:  Train your head to make it to the finish line."

Dr. Kim Dawson - CBC Team Next - Articles "5 Keys to strong mental preparation" and "6 signs you need more mental prep".