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Welcome to the Human Mobility Research Centre

Human Mobility Research Centre

The Centre is a partnership between Queen's University, Kingston General Hospital (KGH) and Hotel Dieu Hospital (HDH) and serves as a point of collaboration between the disciplines of medicine, engineering, health sciences, and computer science.  HMRC provides shared research space and services for clinicians, orthopaedic surgeons, university faculty, students, and industry.

At HMRC our focus is helping people live fuller, more mobile lives by pioneering the development of innovative and effective treatment strategies for bone and joint disorders caused by arthritis, osteoporosis, injury and related problems.

Video Introduction to HMRC

  • Human Mobility Research Centre

    The Human Mobility Research Centre

  • Human Mobility Research Centre - Human Mobility Research Laboratory (HDH)

    Human Mobility Research Laboratory 

    Courtesy of Greg Black

  • Tissue Engineering Laboratory - Human Mobility Research Centre

    Tissue Engineering Laboratory

  • OR2010 Computer Assisted Surgery - Surgical Suite (KGH)

    Featured Research Project:  OR2010 Surgical Suite

     

    One of the operating  theatres at KGH is the first in North America to have a CT scanner right in the room.   A pre-operative scan enables surgeons to build a computer model of the affected area of the patient's body - a model on which they can perform virtual surgery in order to develop the best strategy for the actual procedure.  Read More

  • Niagara Foot Prosthetic - Human Mobility Research Centre

    Niagara Foot Prosthetic

  • Dr. Kevin Deluzio and Dr. Scott Brandon Convocation (2016) - HMRC

    Dr. Kevin Deluzio at Convocation for his PhD. student, Scott Brandon, June 2016

  • Human Mobility Research Centre - Innovation, Collaboration, Moving Results

    Human Mobility Research Centre - Innovation, Collaboration, Moving Results


The Human Mobility Research Centre is a partnership between Queen's University, Kingston General Hospital and Hotel Dieu Hospital.

Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, ONQueen's University, Kingston, ONHotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, ON