Dr. Steve Glass

Dr. Stephen M. Glass
MS, PhD
Assistant Professor
Phone: 50-224-6674
Office 830
smglass1@radford.edu

Area of Interest:

Postural control
Movement complexity
Movement correlates of physical performance

 

Teaching Responsibilities:

AHPT 820 Kinesiology & Biomechanics
AHPT 828 Clinical Medicine II
AHPT 848 Pharmacology
AHPT 886 Preventative Health & Wellness
AHPT 867 Teaching & Learning

 

Education:

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC
August 2012 – December 2015
Course of Study: Kinesiology (Applied Neuromechanics)
Degree:  Ph.D. (2015)

A.T. Still University
Mesa, AZ     
September 2007 - June 2009
Course of Study: Human Movement (Corrective Exercise)
Degree: M.S.(2009)

University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
August 2002 - May 2006
Course of Study: Economics
Degree:  B.A. (2006)

 

Representative Publications/Presentations:

Glass SM, Cone BL, Rhea CK, Duffy DM, Ross SE. Sex-Specific Dependence of Linear and Nonlinear Postural Control Metrics on Anthropometrics During Clinical Balance Tests in Healthy Young Adults. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2019 Mar 12;1(aop):1.

Rhea CK, Schleich, KN, Washington LM, Glass SM, Ross SE, Etnier JL, Wright WG, Goble DJ, Duffy DM.  Neuromotor and neurocognitive performance in female American football players relative to previously published data.  Athletic Training & Sports Health Care.  In Press.

Glass SM, Napoli A, Thompson ED, Obeid I, Tucker C.  Validity of an Automated Balance Error Scoring System.  Journal of Applied Biomechanics. 2019; 35:1, 32-36. doi: 10.1123/jab.2018-0056

Glass SM, Schmitz RJ, Rhea CK, Ross SE.  Potential Mediators of Load-related Decreases in Movement Quality in Young, Healthy Adults. Journal of Athletic Training, 2019; 54(1):81-89. doi: 10.4085/1062-6050-498-16

Glass SM, Rhea CK, Schmitz RJ, Ross SE.  Potential Mediators of Load-related Changes in Movement Complexity in Young, Healthy Adults. Journal of Athletic Training, 2019; 54(1):70-80. doi: 10.4085/1062-6050-529-16

Glass SM, Rhea CK, Wittstein MW, Ross SE, Florian JP, Haran FJ.  Changes in Posture Following a Single Session of Long-Duration Water Immersion. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 2018; 34(6): 435 - 441. doi: 10.1123/jab.2017-0181.

Napoli A, Glass SM, Tucker C, Obeid I. The Automated Assessment of Postural Stability: Balance Detection Algorithm.  Annals Of Biomedical Engineering, 2017; 45(12): 2784 - 2793. doi: 10.1007/s10439-017-1911-8.

Napoli A, Glass SM, Ward CR, Tucker C, Obeid I. Performance Analysis of a Generalized Motion Capture System Using Microsoft Kinect 2.0. Biomedical Signal Processing and Control, 2017; 38: 265-280. doi: 10.1016/j.bspc.2017.06.006

Glass SM, Schmitz RJ, Rhea CK, Ross SE.  Load-Enhanced Movement Quality Screening and Tactical Athleticism: An Extension of Evidence.  International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy, 2017; 12(3):408-416.

Napoli A, Ward CR, Glass SM, Tucker C, Obeid I. Automated Assessment of Postural Stability System. EMBC 2016 Conference Proceedings, 2016 August 19; 6090-6093.

Glass SM, Ross SE.  Modified Functional Movement Screening as a Predictor of Tactical Performance Potential in Recreationally Active Adults. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy, 2015; 10(5):612-621.

Glass SM, Ross SE, Arnold BL, Rhea CK.  Center of Pressure Regularity with and without Stochastic Resonance Stimulation in Stable and Unstable Ankles. Athletic Training and Sports Health Care, 2014; 6: 170-178. doi: 10.3928/19425864-20140710-04

Rhea CK, Kiefer AW, Haran FJ, Glass SM, Warren WH.  A New Measure of the CoP Trajectory in Postural Sway: Dynamics of Heading Change.  Medical Engineering \& Physics, 2014; 36(11):1473-9. doi: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2014.07.021

Glass SM, Sugimoto Y, Ross SE.  Functional Movement Screen Item Scores as Predictors of Chronic Lower Extremity Injury History in Intercollegiate Athletes. National Athletic Trainers' Association 67th Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium, June 2016, Baltimore, MD (National conference, oral presentation).

Sugimoto Y, Glass SM, Ross SE. Comparison of Single-Leg Balance in Athletes With and Without a History of Chronic Lower Extremity Injury. National Athletic Trainers' Association 67th Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium, June 2016 Baltimore, MD (National conference, oral presentation).

Napoli A, Ward CR, Glass SM, Tucker C, Obeid I.  Automated Assessment of Postural Stability System.  38th Annual International conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, August 2016, Orlando, FL (National conference, oral presentation).

Duffy DM, Schleich KN, Glass SM, Washington LM, Etnier JL, Ross SE, Rhea CK. Neurocognitive Performance in Female American Football Players Differs from Their Male Counterparts. International Summit on Female Concussion and TBI, Washington DC, February 2016, (International conference, poster).

Rhea CK, Ross SE, Schleich KN, Glass SM, Washington LM, Kuznetsov NA, Etnier JL, Duffy DM. Neuromotor Performance in Female American Football Players is Different than Males in a Pre-season Balance Test. International Summit on Female Concussion and TBI, Washington DC, February 2016. (International conference, poster).

Glass SM, Ross SE.  The Relationship Between Weighted Functional Movement Screening and Military Physical Performance Tests.  National Athletic Trainers' Association 66th Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium, St. Louis, MO (National conference, oral presentation).

Glass SM, Wittstein MW, Rhea CK, Ross SE, Haran FJ, Florian JP. Acute Effects of a 6-hour Dive on Vestibular Components of Postural Control. Military Health System Research Symposium, Fort Lauderdale, FL, August, 2014 (Regional conference, poster).

 

Certifications:

National Academy of Sports Medicine--Corrective Exercise Specialist
National Academy of Sports Medicine--Performance Enhancement Specialist