Jocelyn McCallum

MSc Student


Jocelyn is a MSc student and Certified Athletic Therapist working under Dr. Amanda Black and Dr. Carolyn Emery in the area of sport-related concussion. Originally from Vancouver, BC, she moved to Calgary to pursue her Bachelor of Health & Physical Education from Mount Royal University. Jocelyn has worked primarily with varsity sports including men’s volleyball, men’s and women’s basketball, cross-country, softball, and wrestling. She is also a NCCP certified coach and registered yoga teacher.

As an athletic therapist, Jocelyn noticed the high rate of concussion amongst varsity athletes and wanted to grow her knowledge and research ways to help athletes recover and prevent subsequent injury. Her research interests involve the role of sleep in concussion recovery.

Awards and Distinctions

2019 Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship

2019 Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship - Indigenous

2019 ICRP Travel Award

2019 HBI Travel Award

2019 ACHRI Travel Award

2019 CATA Merit Award

2015-2019 MRU President's Honour Roll

2015-2019 MRU Dean's List



Sport Injury Research Prevention Center 
University of Calgary 
2500 University Drive, NW 
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4