Penn Medicine
Help | Search | Site Map | Contact   
faculty photo

Josh R Baxter, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director, Human Motion Laboratory, Hospital of the University Of Pennsylvania
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
3737 Market Street
Suite 1050
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-898-7395
Education:
BS (Exercise Science)
Central Washington University, 2007.
MS (Nutrition and Exercise Science)
Oregon State University, 2009.
PhD (Kinesiology - Biomechanics)
Pennsylvania State University, 2012.
Post-Graduate Training
Postdoctoral researcher, Hospital for Special Surgery, 2012-2014.
Permanent link
 
> Perelman School of Medicine   > Faculty   > Details

Description of Research Expertise

biomechanics, orthopaedic surgery, human subjects, tendon, joint mechanics, foot and ankle, motion capture, ultrasonography, computational modeling, cadaveric simulation, gait analysis

Selected Publications

Hast MW, Baxter JR: Tendon slack length is the primary determinant of plantarflexor muscle-tendon function in computational simulations of gait. bioRxiv [preprint] 2018.

Josh R Baxter, Stephen Piazza: Plantarflexor Moment Arms Estimated From Tendon Excursion In Vivo Are Not Well Correlated With Geometric Measurements. bioRxiv [preprint] 2018 Notes: preprint server - doi: 10.1101/290916.

Annelise Slater, Todd Hullfish, Josh R Baxter: The Impact Of Thigh And Shank Marker Quantity On Lower Extremity Kinematics Using A Constrained Model. bioRxiv [preprint] 2018 Notes: preprint surver - doi: 10.1101/290890.

Todd J Hullfish, Josh R Baxter: Medial gastrocnemius gearing does not differ with rotation velocity. American Society of Biomechanics - East Regional Meeting 2018.

Todd J Hullfish, Kenton Hagan, Ellen Casey, Josh R Baxter: Competitive collegiate distance runners have structurally different Achilles Tendons than recreationally active young adults. Orthopaedic Research Society - New Orleans, LA 2018.

Josh R Baxter, Jenna Bernstein, Michael W Hast: A Framework for Optimizing Hip Replacement Positioning Using Measurements of Subject-Specific Motions. Orthopaedic Research Society - New Orleans, LA 2018.

Michael W. Hast, Brett G. Hanson, Josh R. Baxter: Simulating Contact Using the Elastic Foundation Algorithm in OpenSim. bioRxiv [preprint] 2018 Notes: preprint.

Michael Hast, Elaine Schmidt, John Kelly IV, Josh R Baxter: Computational Optimization of Graft Tension in Simulated Superior Capsule Reconstructions. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 2018.

Todd J Hullfish, Josh R Baxter: A Reliable Method for Quantification of Tendon Structure Using B-Mode Ultrasound. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 2018.

Hullfish TJ, Hagan KL, Casey E, Baxter JR: Achilles tendon structure in distance runners does not change following a competitive season. bioRxiv [preprint] 2018.

back to top
Last updated: 06/06/2018
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania
 
© The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania. Site best viewed with Mozilla, NN, IE, or Safari.
SOM Home International Programs Penn Alumni Clinical Trials Centers and Institutes Departments Faculty Research Education Administration