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Grace O'Carroll
Research Fellow (Trial Coordinator)

Profile

Biography

Grace joined the York Trials Unit as a Trial Coordinator in 2019, coming from a background in Sport Science with four years lecturing experience in human anatomy, biomechanics and physiology at the University of Hull. She is currently in the process of completing a PhD looking into the effects of exercise as rehabilitation following a traumatic brain injury. Grace has previous experience in both quantitative and qualitative research methodologies and previously worked on a trial assessing patient acceptability of a novel prosthetic device (STEPFORWARD). She is currently working on two projects; PROximal Fracture of the Humerus: Evaluation by Randomisation Trial no. 2 (PROFHER-2 Trial) and Articular Pilon Fracture Trial (ACTIVE). 

Qualifications

  • BSc Sport, Health and Exercise Science, University of Hull

Research

Overview

Research interests include exercise interventions within clinical populations, exercise prescriptions, biomechanics in both healthy and clinical populations.

Projects

  • ACTIVE - Articular Pilon Fracture Trial
  • PROFHER 2 - PROximal Fracture of the Humerus: Evaluation by Randomisation Trial no. 2

Research group(s)

Supervision

  • Exercise rehabilitation within clinical populations
  • Biomechanics within Sport Science
  • Exercise testing prescriptions

Grace O'Carroll

Contact details

Grace O'Carroll
Research Fellow (Trial Coordinator)

Tel: 01904 32(1337)

@healthsciyork