Creating New Knowledge Through Research

UVM's College of Nursing and Health Sciences is part of The University Health Network connecting talented faculty practitioners, scientists, and scholars.

Research spans a variety of disciplines featuring two major themes: basic, clinical, developmental and behavioral science; and public health systems and services.

Areas of Research

Characterizing and treating the underlying postural control mechanisms of neuromusculoskeletal conditions

Balance research

Determining the effectiveness of interventions for reducing physical impairments activity limitations and participation restrictions

Physical assessment

Health and wellness approaches to treating and preventing obesity and related comorbidities

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Understanding social cognition and communication in typical and special populations using behavioral and neuroimaging strategies