Hockey News Features Physiologist’s NHL Draft Research

Dr. Jamie Burr poses for a headshot outside.
Dr. Jamie Burr

Exercise physiologist Dr. Jamie Burr spoke to The Hockey News about recent research he conducted with PhD student Jeremy Cohen on NHL scouting camp fitness tests. 

Burr commented on the analysis’ main findings and his experiences working on-site at the NHL Scouting Combine, where he served as a physiologist. 

The article was reprinted in several other publications, including the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and the Kansas City Star.

A professor in the Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences, Burr researches sports performance at U of G’s Human Performance and Health Research Lab.