Degree: Graduated with a PhD in Human Kinetics (2001)
Current Position: Director of Research, Senior Engineer, MEA Forensic Engineers & Scientists
Conducts technical investigations and research into the biomechanics of injury. Involved in over 3000 technical investigations related to motor vehicle collisions, bicycle collisions, pedestrian impacts, and slip and fall accidents. Biomechanical analyses consist of reviews of medical records and images, and assessments of injury mechanics, applied loads, and the casual relationship between the applied loads and injury. Research activities focus on the biomechanics of injury caused by motor-vehicle collisions and slip and fall accidents. Qualified as an Expert Witness in the Supreme Courts of British Columbia, Alberta, and the Yukon, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Superior Courts of California and Alaska, and the Coroner’s Courts of British Columbia and Manitoba. Dr. Siegmund is also an Adjunct Professor in the School of Kinesiology at the University of British Columbia.