Brian R. Umberger, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Kinesiology University of Massachusetts, Amherst Education   Ph.D., Arizona State University, 2003   M.S., Springfield College, 1997   B.S., Central Connecticut State University, 1993 Honors, Awards & Distinctions   President-Elect, American Societ of Biomechanics   Associate Editor, Medince & Sciencne in Sports & Exercise   Fellow, National Center for Simulation in Rehabilitation Research, 2014   Top 25 Most Downloaded Articles (Miller et al., 2012), Journal of Biomechanics, 2013   Outstanding Teacher Award, School of Public Health & Health Sciences, 2010   Excellence in Research Award, APTA Combined Sections Meeting, 2006   Finalist - New Investigator Award, Symposium on Computer Simulation in Biomechanics, 2005   Finalist - American Society of Biomechanics Pre-Doctoral Young Scientist Award, 2003   Douglas R. Conley Memorial Research Scholarship, 2002 Affiliations   American Association for the Advancement of Science   American Society of Biomechanics   International Society of Biomechanics   American College of Sports Medicine
Locomotion Research Group
Locomotion Research Group Department of Kinesiology University of Massachusetts 30 Eastman Lane Amherst, MA 01003-9258 Phone: 413-545-1436 Fax: 413-545-2906
Studying fundamental and clinical aspects of human locomotion