Keara Sutherland

PhD Student


Faculty of Education

September 2022 - Fall 2026


Keara completed her BSc(Hons) in Human Kinetics at the University of Guelph and a master's in Kinesiology at Wilfrid Laurier University. Her master's research examined the muscular activity in the lower leg and foot during slip recovery. She has recently moved to Vancouver to pursue a PhD with Dr. Carpenter to continue to investigate underlying mechanisms that contribute to static and dynamic balance control. 



First Nations land acknowledegement

The UBC Point Grey campus is situated on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm.

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