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Ryan Quarrington

Ryan Quarrington
Higher Degree by Research Candidate
School of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

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Ryan Quarrington

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2013 - 2013 Research Engineer SA Pathology
2012 - 2013 Research Engineer University of Adelaide, Adelaide
2012 - 2015 Laboratory Teaching Assistant University of Adelaide, Adelaide

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
2017 Research Award David Winter Young Investigator Award - Shortlisted International Society of Biomechanics
2017 Research Award Medtronic Spinal Research Award Spine Society of Australia Australia
2016 Research Award Young Investigator Best Paper Prize Australia & New Zealand Spinal Cord Society Australia
2015 Scholarship Dawes Top-up Scholarship RAH Research Foundation Australia
2014 Scholarship Research Training Program Australian Federal Government Australia
2012 Research Award ARI Prize for Research Impact School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Adelaide Australia
2011 Scholarship Summer Research Scholarship University of Adelaide Australia
2009 Scholarship Tertiary Student Care Trust Scholarship Wyndham Richardson Australia
2008 Scholarship Regional Support Science Scholarship Playford Memorial Trust Australia

Language Competencies

Language Competency
English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2014 University of Adelaide, Adelaide Australia PhD
2009 - 2012 University of Adelaide, Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Sports) - 1st Class Honours

Journals

Year Citation
2018 Quarrington, R., Costi, J., Freeman, B., & Jones, C. (2018). Quantitative evaluation of facet deflection, stiffness, strain and failure load during simulated cervical spine trauma. Journal of Biomechanics, 72, 116-124.
DOI
2017 Quarrington, R., Jones, C., Tcherveniakov, P., Clark, J., Sandler, S., Lee, Y., . . . Freeman, B. (2017). Traumatic subaxial cervical facet subluxation and dislocation: Epidemiology, radiographic analyses, and risk factors for spinal cord injury. Spine Journal, 18(3), 1-12.
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Conference Items

Year Citation
2017 Quarrington, R. D., Costi, J. J., Freeman, B. J. C., & Jones, C. F. (2017). Quantitative evaluation of facet deflection, strain and failure load during simulated cervical spine trauma. Poster session presented at the meeting of ANZORS-RSA Joint Conference. Adelaide.

AOSpine Australia & New Zealand Research Project Grant (2015) “Towards improved understanding of the mechanisms underlying cervical facet fracture and dislocation: quantitative evaluation of facet deflection and loading” (Principal Investigators: Jones, Freeman, Costi). A significant contribution was made towards this successful grant application.

Royal Adelaide Hospital Research Fund, Clinical Project Grant (2015). "Quantitative evaluation of facet deflection and loading in the human cervical spine." (Principal Investigators: Jones, Freeman, Costi). A significant contribution was made towards this successful grant application.

  • Laboratory Teaching Assistant for Sports Materials (MECH3108), School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Adelaide (2012-2015) 

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