Scott Landry


Email Scott
Ph:  902-585-1286
Office:  AAC 381
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- Applied Human Anatomy 1
- Biomechanics 1
- Biomechanics 2

Scholarly Expertise
  • Biomechanics and neuromuscular control strategies of sporting maneuvers
  • Injury prevention, specifically non-contact anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries in sport
  • Knee osteoarthritis (OA) progression through gait analysis
  • Sex bias associated with ACL injuries and knee OA progression
  • Industry based research collaborations (e.g. adidas), evaluating new footwear products to help enhance performance and comfort, and minimize risk of injury in athletes
Community Service




Davis E, Hubley-Kozey C, Landry S, Ikeda D, Stanish W, Astephen Wilson J (Clinical Biomechanics. 2019 Jan; 61: 233-9) Longitudinal evidence supporting the relationship between 3-year radiographic progression of knee osteoarthritis and joint level mechanics.

 Steeves D, Thornley L, Goreham J, Jordan M, Landry S, Fowles J (International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance. 2018 Oct; 9: 1-27) Reliability and validity of a novel trunk strength assessment for high performance sprint flatwater kayakers.

Del Bel M, Jones M, Fairfax A, Steele K, Landry S (Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 2017 July) Effect of leg dominance and sex on neuromuscular control patterns in children performing unanticipated side-cuts.

Amiri P, Hubley-Kozey C, Landry S, Stanish W, Astephen Wilson J. (Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 2015 Dec; 25(6): 951-8) Obesity is associated with prolonged activity of the quadriceps and gastrocnemii muscles during gait.

Landry S, Nigg B, Tecante K. (Footwear Science. 2012 June; 4(2): 101-14) Walking in an unstable Masai Barefoot Technology (MBT) shoe introduces kinematic and kinetic changes at the hip, knee and ankle prior to and after a six week accommodation period: A comprehensive analysis using Principal Component Analysis (PCA).


Klein C, Landry SC, Lattimer L. (2020) Sex differences in lower extremity kinematics during dynamic jump landing task following neuromuscular fatigue of the hip extensors and knee flexors. 2020 Canadian Athletic Therapists’ Association Conference, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

Tan C, Landry S. (2019) Effect of sex and age on lower extremity sagittal plane asymmetry during single and double leg drop jump landings. 27th Congress of International Society of Biomechanics, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. 

Hatt E, Landry S. (2019) Understanding differences between sex, leg and sport on ankle joint angles and moments during cutting and jumping movements. 27th Congress of International Society of Biomechanics, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. 

Davis E, Astephen Wilson J, Kivell M, Landry S. (2019) Lower extremity joint moment patterns demonstrate sex-dependant and independent changes throughout puberty. 27th Congress of International Society of Biomechanics, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. 

DeVita P, Shultz S, Furlong L, Carpes F, Aeles J, Landry S. (2019) The Internationalization of National Biomechanics Day (NBD). 27th Congress of International Society of Biomechanics, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.