Spinal Movement Biomechanics Group

Using state-of-the-art motion capturing and musculoskeletal modeling approaches, we conduct biomechanical research aiming at a better understanding of spinal disorders and to evaluate existing and/or new treatment approaches.

People

Members

Alumni

  • Mena Suter, PT, MSc
  • Jana Frangi, PT, MSc
  • Edwige Simonet, PT, MSc
  • Christian Bangerter, PT, MSc

Collaborations

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center & Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA (Dennis E. Anderson, PhD)
  • Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland (Michael L. Meier, PhD)
  • University Children’s Hospital Basel (UKBB), Basel, Switzerland (Carol-Claudius Hasler, MD and Reinald Brunner, MD)
  • University Hospital Bern, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland (Balz Winteler, PT, MSc)
  • IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Milan, Italy (Tito Bassani, PhD and Fabio Galbusera, PhD)

Projects

Current projects

Completed projects

Publications

Selected journal publications