Welcome to the BonES lab

Learn more about how our research aims to reduce the burden of osteoporotic fractures, one lunge at a time.

Are You Too Fit To Fracture?

New multicomponent exercise recommendations combine muscle strengthening and balance training as a means of reducing falls and resulting fractures for people living with osteoporosis.

Video series on exercise and osteoporosis

Video 1: Introduction with Professor Lora Giangregorio

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  1. Feb. 22, 2017Volunteers needed

    Dr. Jenna Gibbs has a new study looking at the experiences of people with low bone mass with diet and exercise. Receive personal physical activity, nutrition, and body composition assessments for participating.  Keep reading to learn more.

  2. May 20, 2016Jenna Gibbs wins CIHR award!

    Dr. Jenna Gibbs, Post-doctoral Fellow, recently received a Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Fellowship Award during the 2015-2016 annual competition.

  3. May 19, 2016Caitlin McArthur wins two awards!

    Congratulations to PhD candidate Caitlin McArthur, who has received the Ontario Graduate Scholarship and the Silver Quill Award in the Student Research Category from the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.

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