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Physical Therapy

Virtual Reality & Clinical Gait Analysis Laboratory

The High Point University Department of Physical Therapy’s Virtual Reality and Clinical Gait Analysis Laboratory (VRCGAL) is an innovative facility with three primary objectives: clinical research, student education and patient treatment. The state-of-the-art equipment is used to assess human motion with an emphasis on balance and walking.

Equipment
· GRAIL
· Motekforce Link Instrumented TM
· 10 Motion Analysis Cameras
· APDM Mobility Lab
· Aretech ZeroG Dynamic Body Weight Support
· Ekso Exoskeleton
· Innovative Neurotronics WalkAide System
· Tobii Pro Eye Tracking Glasses

Research Interests
· Community Dwelling Older Adults: effects of visual attention and cognition on performance of everyday walking tasks, identifying real-world fall risk factors
· Individuals with Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury
· Gait in Children with Cerebral Palsy, particularly, influences of unpredictability during walking and walking in real-life situations.

 

For More Information

For information about your application,
or to inquire about a visit,
please contact:

Office of Graduate Admissions
GradAdmit@highpoint.edu
(336) 841-9198
(336) 841-9024 (Fax)

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