Optimizing human performance in the workplace
The Occupational Biomechanics and Ergonomics Lab (OBEL) is a nexus for research to optimize human performance in the workplace.
With a strong emphasis on use-inspired, actionable research, OBEL has quickly emerged as a leading ergonomics-focussed research and development program, generating actionable ideas, programs and devices to help optimize the performance of those working in high demand professions like paramedicine and the Royal Canadian Air Force.
- June 18, 2021
Demonstrating principles of integrity, excellence, grit and curiosity, Justin Davidson, Sheldon Hawley and Sarah Remedios have graduated with a Master's of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Waterloo.
- Apr. 21, 2020
The Occupational Biomechanics and Ergonomics Lab (OBEL) is proud to celebrate the achievements of Nathania Chan and Chris Moore in recent NSERC award competitions.
- May 23, 2019
Nathalie Oomen delivered an excellent 3-minute presentation receiving runner-up recognition in the 2019 Applied Health Sciences Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competion.