Dr Kylie Tucker heads the motor control and pain research lab.

Researcher biography

Kylie's primary research interest is in understanding the mechanisms that underlie human movement control in health and disease.

Kylie's projects include assessing the effects of pain and fatigue on motor control parameters with a particular interest in single motor unit activity, developing new experimental pain models, assessing physiotherapy techniques for improved clinical outcomes, and introducing innovative methodologies to improve knowledge about muscle mechanical properties.