Research

Army 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)
The Department of Defense Injury Prevention and Performance Optimization Research Initiative began in 2006 with the US Army 101st Airborne (Air Assault) Division at Fort Campbell, KY. The NMRL has... View >
Air Force Special Operations Command
The lack of scientifically guided physical training significantly diminishes physical readiness and predisposes the AFSOC Operator to an increased risk of musculoskeletal injury and impacts the... View >
Naval Special Warfare Project Group 2
US Navy SEALs are a principle special operations force and the maritime component of the United States Special Operations Command. Naval Special Warfare Group 2(NSWG2) is the East Coast group of SEAL... View >
Naval Special Warfare Projects Group 4 (SWCC)
The Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewmen (SWCC) is one of the elite combat units of Naval Special Warfare and specializes in the operation of rapid mobility in shallow water where larger ships... View >
Naval Special Warfare Projects SQT / CQT
SEAL Qualification Training/Crewman Qualification Training (SQT/CQT) is the final phase of training to become a SEAL/SWCC. However, little data exists to identify the physical and physiological... View >
United States Army Special Operations Command
At the request of the Command Surgeon from the United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC), this research proposal supports development of USASOC's Tactical Human Optimization, Rapid... View >
Golf Research
Par Without Pain The Par without Pain injury prevention program was launched in September 2001 by the collaborative efforts of the Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine,... View >
ACL Injury Prevention
Female ACL Injury Prevention Program Over the last decade the Neuromuscular Research Laboratory has conducted research examining the risk factors for noncontact ACL injuries in female athletes and... View >
Cycling Research
The cycling research project was implemented to integrate scientific data with practical application for the competitive and recreational cyclist. This research agenda will focus on identifying... View >
Shoulder Research
The Neuromuscular Research Laboratory has been investigating shoulder pathologies for more than a decade. Our research is a collaborative effort of knowledgeable and experienced clinicians and... View >