Student working on a research project.

The Application Of Pilates Principles As A Method Of Injury Prevention And Rehabilitation In Dance Training And Education.

This study will investigate Pilates training as a method of injury prevention and rehabilitation in dancers. The study will evaluate the benefits to dancers in terms of increased functional core strength, lumbopelvic and scapular stability, and methods of assessing correct alignment and flexibility

Research Project Information

Disciplines: physical therapy, dance science, dance education
Student Skill-Set Needed: Dance Major
Compensation: Volunteer
Available: Spring
Website: http://www.northstarpilates.com

Contact

For further information on this opportunity, or to apply, contact:

Faculty Member: Jeanne Fornarola
Title: Other
Department: Theatre And Dance
Office: 274 Alumni Arena
Phone: 645-0585
Email: jpf2@buffalo.edu