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The Tactical Research Unit (TRU) of Bond University was established in 2015 by Dr Rod Pope and Dr Rob Orr, and is a multidisciplinary, international team researching ways to enhance the protection and performance of tactical personnel in military, law enforcement and fire fighter/first responder organisations. Research and uniformed experience informs education and consultancy services provided by the TRU to tactical groups and organisations.

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    Profiles

    Photo of Elisa Canetti

    Elisa Canetti

    Person: Teaching and Research

    20152020
    Photo of Rob Orr

    Rob Orr

    Person: Teaching and Research

    19962020
    Photo of Ben Schram

    Ben Schram

    Person: Teaching and Research

    20142020

    Projects

    Injuries in Female Tactical Personnel

    Schram, B. & Orr, R.

    26/08/1931/12/20

    Project: Research

    Research Output

    2.4-km Run and 20-m Multistage Fitness Test Relationships in Law Enforcement Recruits After Academy Training

    Lockie, R. G., Hernandez, J., Moreno, M. R., Dulla, J. J., Dawes, J. & Orr, R. M., 1 Apr 2020, In : Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 34, 4, p. 942-945 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

  • Ability of fitness testing to predict injury risk during initial tactical training: a systematic review and meta-analysis

    Tomes, C. D., Sawyer, S., Orr, R. & Schram, B., Feb 2020, In : Injury Prevention. 26, 1, p. 67-81 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

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    A Detailed Analysis of Serious Personal Injuries Suffered by Full Time and Part Time Soldiers of the Australian Army

    Schram, B., Pope, R. R., Norman, A. & Orr, R., 2 Mar 2020, In : Military Medicine. 185, 3-4, p. e364-e369

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

  • Activities

    International Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Conference & Expo (Event)

    Rob Orr (Panelist)

    Oct 2019

    Activity: MembershipCommittees, Boards and Panelists

    International Journal of Exercise Science (Journal)

    Rob Orr (Reviewer)

    2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer-review

    Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport (Journal)

    Rob Orr (Reviewer)

    May 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer-review

    Press / Media

    What does the future of apparel look like for our war fighters?

    Rob Orr

    6/01/20

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Firefighter Wellbeing and Health

    Rob Orr

    1/10/19

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment