News archive - December 2022

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

New medical imaging technology may transform osteoarthritis assessment

Shoulder xray

Dr. Nikolas Knowles, a researcher in Kinesiology and Health Sciences, is studying a new imaging technology to assess shoulder osteoarthritis. 

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

New partnership allows medtech startups to train surgeons

Surgeons and others around a table in the Anatomy Lab

A University of Waterloo teaching lab is helping the medtech community in southwestern Ontario make great strides in their medical research. The Faculty of Health’s Human Anatomy Laboratory, which is housed in the Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences, offers the perfect location for surgeons to test procedures on cadaver donors.

Friday, December 2, 2022

Researchers seek new ways to detect bone fragility, prevent fractures

bones

Engineering and Health experts at the University of Waterloo are collaborating on research that may lead to breakthroughs in preventing a serious, all-too-common injury — broken bones.