Université du Québec à Chicoutimi (UQAC)
Rubens da Silva received a B.Sc. degree in Physiotherapy in 2000 and a Master and Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Sciences (Rehabilitation) in 2003 and 2008, respectively from the University of Montreal in Canada. He was a first postdoctoral fellow at the Elisabeth Bruyere Research Institute affiliated to Ottawa University from 2008 (Canada) and a senior postdoctoral fellow at the Florida International University in 2016 (FIU, Miami, FL, USA) . He is Associate professor and the actual adjunct director of university physical therapy clinical in the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi (UQAC, Saguenay, QC, Canada), He is Adjunct professor in the McGill University (Montréal, Canada). He is a titular collaborator professor from the Doctoral and Master Rehabilitation Science program at the University of UNOPAR, Brazil, Londrina-PR). His current research interests include the study of low back pain, exercise, postural control, aging, muscle fatigue, and trunk muscles, EMG signals on area rehabilitation.