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Jean-Sébastien Roy

Ph.D. (doctor),  Regular member
Principal Interest
Rehabilitation
Secondary Interest
Low back pain
Primary Affiliation

Université Laval

Secondary Affiliation
Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en réadaptation et intégration sociale (CIRRIS)

Biography

A physiotherapist by training, Jean-Sébastien Roy is a full professor at Laval University and a researcher at the Interdisciplinary Center for Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration. He has published more than 100 scientific articles and has given more than 50 presentations at national and international conferences on the rehabilitation of musculoskeletal disorders. His research program focuses on the characterization of sensorimotor deficits observed as a result of musculoskeletal damage, mainly rotator cuff tendinopathies, and the evaluation of the effects of rehabilitation interventions in the rehabilitation of these deficits. Between 1997 and 2010, he worked as a physiotherapist at the Center hospitalier de l'Université Laval.