Collaborative Orthopaedic Research (CORe)

Student Opportunities

CORe members are currently looking for MSc Rehabilitation Science and PhD students to be trainees. The specialized equipment and training resources of different CORe members are listed below. 

Benefits of becoming a CORe trainee

Complete MSc., Ph.D. or post-doc training under the mentorship of CORe team members to prepare for research-intensive clinical-scientist, academic or innovation careers focused on orthopedic research. Our interdisciplinary training environment and facilities will provide the training necessary to launch a productive research career. Various research specializations may be pursued depending on the supervisory members selected including: Rehabilitation Medicine, Public Health, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and Surgery.

Current Opportunities

Total Joint Arthroplasty 

Dr. Jones from the Total Joint Arthroplasty group is currently accepting graduate students and post-doctoral fellows in both the Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine and the School of Public Health. 
Applicants interested in applying through the Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine are encouraged to fill out an expression of interest form. Applicants interested in applying through the School of Public Health are encouraged to contact Dr. Jones directly for more information.

Edmonton Scoliosis Interdisciplinary Research Group (ESIRG)

Dr. Lou from the Edmonton Scoliosis Interdisciplinary Research Group is currently accepting graduate students and post-docs in Electrical and Computer Engineering and in Biomedical Engineering. 
Interested applicants should contact Dr. Lou directly for more information.

Dr. Parent from the Edmonton Scoliosis Interdisciplinary Research Group is currently accepting graduate students and post-docs in Rehabilitation Science. 

Interested applicants should contact Dr. Parent directly including a CV describing research experience, publication and funding history and a statement of research interest for more information.

Faculty and Department Trainee Program Pages

Dr. Allyson Jones Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine 
School of Public Health

Dr. Edmond Lou
Electrical and Computer Engineering 
Biomedical Engineering

Dr. Eric Parent
Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Dr. Adetola Adesida 
Department of Surgery: Experimental Surgery Graduate Program