Dany H. Gagnon, pht., Ph.D.

Professeur agrégé, École de réadaptation, Université de Montréal;
Chercheur régulier, CRIR - Institut universitaire sur la réadaptation en déficience physique de Montréal (IURDPM, pavillon Gingras) du CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l'Île-de-Montréal (CCSMTL)

Téléphone : 514 340-2111 # 2260

Télécopieur : 514 340-2154

Courriel : [email protected]

Site Web : http://www.pathokin.ca

Formation

  • B.Sc., physiothérapie, Université McGill, 1990
  • M.Sc., sciences biomédicales (option réadaptation), Université de Montréal, 2001
  • Ph.D., sciences biomédicales (option réadaptation), Université de Montréal, 2008
  • Postdoctorat, ingénierie humaine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA USA, 2007-2008
  • Postdoctorat, ingénierie de réadaptation, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto ON, 2008-2009

Intérêts de recherche

Étude des exigences associées à la réalisation de différentes tâches fonctionnelles (ex. transferts, propulsion du fauteuil roulant, etc.) auprès des clientèles atteintes de déficiencs et incapacités (ex. blessés médullaires); développement d’interventions thérapeutiques novatrices afin d’optimiser la performance lors de la réalisation de ces activités fonctionnelles

Publications récentes

Lemay, J.F., Gagnon, D., Duclos, C., Grangeon, M., Gauthier, C. & Nadeau, S. (sous presse 2013). Influence of visual inputs on quasi-static standing postural steadiness in individuals with spinal cord injury. Gait & Posture.

Blanchet, M., Gagnon, D., Vincent, C., Boucher, P., RouthierPeng, F. & Martin-Lemoyne, V. (sous presse 2013). Effects of a Mobility Assistance Dog on the Performance of Functional Mobility Tests Among Ambulatory Individuals with Physical Impairments and Functional Disabilities. Assistive Technology.

Desroches, G., Vermette, M., Gourdou, P. & Gagnon, D. (2012). Development of an automated method to detect sitting pivot transfer phases using biomechanical variables: Toward a standardization. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, 9, 7.

Duclos, C., Miéville, C., Gagnon, D. & Leclerc, C. (2012). Dynamic stability requirements during gait and standing exergames on the Wii-Fit(R) system in the elderly. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, 9(1), 28.

Gagnon, D., Duclos, C., Desjardins, P., Nadeau, S. & Danakas, M. (2012). Measuring dynamic stability requirements during sitting pivot transfers using stabilizing and destabilizing forces in individuals with complete motor paraplegia. Journal of Biomechanics, 45(8), 1554-1558.

Gagnon, D., Décary, S. & Charbonneau, M.F. (2011). The timed manual wheelchair slalom test: A reliable and accurate performance-based outcome measure for individuals with spinal cord injury. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 92(8), 1339-1343.

Impink, B.G., Gagnon, D., Collinger, J.L. & Boninger, M.L. (2010). Repeatability of ultrasonographic median nerve measures. Muscle Nerve, 41(6), 767-773.

Rice, I., Gagnon, D., Gallagher, J., & Boninger, M. (2010). Hand rim wheelchair propulsion training using biomechanical real-time visual feedback based on motor learning theory principles. Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, 33(1), 33-42.

Collinger, J.L., Gagnon, D., Jacobson, J., Impink, B.G., & Boninger, M.L. (2009). Reliability of quantitative ultrasound measures of the biceps and supraspinatus tendons. Academic Radiology, 16(11), 1424-1432.

Gagnon, D., Koontz, A.M., Brindle, E., Boninger, M.L., & Cooper, R.A. (2009). Does upper-limb muscular demand differ between preferred and nonpreferred sitting pivot transfer directions in individuals with a spinal cord injury? Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development, 46(9), 1099-1108.

Gagnon, D., Koontz, A., Mulroy, S., Nawoczenski, D., Butler-Forslund, E., Granstrom, A., Nadeau, S. & Boninger, M. (2009). State of knowledge on sitting pivot transfers among individuals with spinal cord injury. Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation, 15(2), 33-58.

Gagnon, D., Nadeau, S., Noreau, L., Eng, J.J. & Gravel, D. (2009). Electromyographic patterns of upper extremity muscles during sitting pivot transfers performed by individuals with spinal cord injury. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 19(3), 509-520.

Gagnon, D., Verrier, M. C., Masani, K., Nadeau, S., Aissaoui, R., & Popovic, M. (2009). Effects of trunk impairments on wheelchair propulsion and wheelchair-related activities among individuals with spinal cord injury: Present knowledge and future directions. Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation, 15(2), 59-70.

Gagnon, D., Nadeau, S., Desjardins, P. & Noreau, L. (2008). Biomechanical assessment of sitting pivot transfer tasks using a newly developed instrumented transfer system among long-term wheelchair users. Journal of Biomechanics, 41(5), 1104-1110.

Gagnon, D., Nadeau, S., Noreau, L., Dehail, P., & Gravel, D. (2008). Quantification of reaction forces during sitting pivot transfers performed by individuals with spinal cord injury. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, 40(6), 468-476.

Gagnon, D., Nadeau, S., Noreau, L., Dehail, P. & Piotte, F. (2008). Comparison of peak shoulder and elbow mechanical loads during weight-relief lifts and sitting pivot transfers among manual wheelchair users with spinal cord injury. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 45(6), 863-873.

Gagnon, D., Nadeau, S., Noreau, L., Eng, J.J. & Gravel, D. (2008). Trunk and upper extremity kinematics during sitting pivot transfers performed by individuals with spinal cord injury. Clinical Biomechanics, 23(3), 279-290.

Axe de recherche

Axe 1 : Fonctions et activités sensorielles, motrices et cognitives

Thème de recherche

Thème 1 : Mécanismes fonctionnels

Site de recherche

CRIR - Institut universitaire sur la réadaptation en déficience physique de Montréal (IURDPM) du CIUSSS CSMTL

Affiliation universitaire