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Joshua Weinhandl

  • Joshua Weinhandl
  • Assistant Professor
  • Human Movement Sciences
  • 1003 Student Recreation Ctr
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4754
  • jweinhan@odu.edu
  • Education

    University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2011
    Major: Biomechanics
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Ball State University, 2007
    Major: Biomechanics
    Degree: M.S.
    Greenville College, 2005
    Major: Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
    Degree: B.S.
  • Research Interests

    Lower extremity injury biomechanics, movement coordination and variability, subject-specific musculoskeletal modeling. Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries, femoroacetabular impingement syndrome, knee osteoarthritis, and chronic ankle instability.
  • Expertise

    Exercise
    lower extremity mechanics, performance improvements
    Health/Health Care
    injury biomechanics, movement coordination and variability
    Modeling and Simulation
    subject-specific musculoskeletal modeling
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Understanding the effects of fatigue on ACL loading after ACL reconstruction
    Sponsoring Organization: NIH National Center for Simulation in Rehabilitation Research (Travel Award)
    Date: March 24, 2014 - March 26, 2014
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Ringleb, S. I.; Samaan, M. A.; Bawab, S.; Weinhandl, J.
    Plantar stimulation in adults with chronic ankle instability
    Sponsoring Organization: American College of Sports Medicine
    Date: July 1, 2012 - July 1, 2013
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:Hoch, M.; Weinhandl, J.; Van Lunen, B. L.
    Influence of femoroacetabular impingement on lower extremity kinematics, kinetics and muscle activations
    Sponsoring Organization: International Society of Biomechanics
    Date: February 1, 2013
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:Irmischer, B.; Hoch, M.; Russell, D.; Weinhandl, J.
    An Innovative Approach to Understanding the ACL Injury Enigma: A Combination of In Vitro, In Vivo and Computer Simulation Techniques
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University Research Foundation (ODURF)
    Date: October 25, 2011 - December 31, 2012
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Weinhandl, J.; Hoch, M.; Bawab, S.; Ringleb, S. I.