Dr. Tammy Eger is a Professor in Human Kinetics and the Interim Vice-President, Research at Laurentian University. In 2019 she completed an international leadership program for women in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine which culminated in a 3-week expedition to Antarctica with 99 women from 34 different countries. She is an advocate for equity, diversity and inclusion. She has 20 years of applied research experience in vibration reduction, fatigue management, and musculoskeletal injury prevention. She is a co-developer of the Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health, the first mobile research lab in Ontario, for Occupational Health and Safety, and the Workplace Simulation Lab at Laurentian University.