University of Saskatchewan
CCHSA - Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture

Catherine Trask, PhD


Catherine Trask, PhD
Assistant Professor
Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture (CCHSA)
University of Saskatchewan
104 Clinic Place, PO Box 23
Saskatoon, SK  S7N 2Z4
Phone: 306-966-5544 Fax: 306-966-8799
catherine.trask@usask.ca

Education

Professional Roles

Areas of Interest

Current Research

Selected Publications:

Village, J., Trask, C., Chow, Y., Morrison, J.B., Koehoorn, M., Teschke, K. (2012) Assessing whole body vibration exposure for use in epidemiological studies of back injuries: Measurements; observations; and self-reports. Ergonomics 55(4): 415-424.

Trask, C., Teschke, K., Morrison, J., Johnson, P., Koehoorn, M., 2010.  Optimizing Sampling Strategies: Components of Low-Back EMG Variability in Five Heavy Industries.  Occupational and Environmental Medicine.  67(12): 853-860

Koehoorn, M., Xu, F., Village, J., Trask, C., and Teschke, K., 2010.  Back Injury Trajectories in Heavy Industries: Defining Outcomes for Epidemiological Research.  Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 52(9): 908-912

Trask, C., Teschke, K., Morrison, J., Village, J., Johnson, P., Koehoorn, M., 2010.  EMG estimated mean, peak, and cumulative spinal compression of workers  in five heavy industries. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics.  40(4): 448-454

Trask, C., Teschke, K., Morrison, J., Village, J., Johnson, P., Koehoorn, M., 2010. Using Observation and Self-report to Predict Mean, 90th Percentile, and Cumulative Low Back Muscle Activity in Heavy Industry Workers.  Annals of Occupational Hygiene. 54(5): 595-606