Wellness and Performance Testing

The Neuromuscular Research Laboratory (NMRL) is the preferred testing site for the University of Pittsburgh Athletics, the Pittsburgh Steelers, and the Pittsburgh Penguins.

 

 

 

Wellness Testing

Bod Pod Testing - 30 min. ($50)
Bod Pod/Resting Metabolic Rate Testing - 1 hour ($75)

Wellness Testing FAQs

 

Performance Testing

Bod Pod/Performance Test Package
Session includes Bod Pod, Maximal Oxygen Uptake, and Lactate Threshold testing
Price: $350 for two test sessions - $50 savings over scheduling individual sessions

Single Bod Pod/Performance Test
Session includes Bod Pod, Maximal Oxygen Uptake and Lactate Threshold testing
Price: $200

Performance Test Package
Session includes Maximal Oxygen Uptake and Lactate Threshold testing
Price: $275 for two test sessions - $25 savings over scheduling individual sessions

Single Performance Test
Session includes Maximal Oxygen Uptake and Lactate Threshold testing
Price: $150

Performance Testing FAQs

Scheduling

Must be 18 years or older. We cannot conduct Performance Testing (i.e. maximal exercise testing) for Males ages >45 and Females >55.
Please be sure to bring a valid ID and a valid method of payment (either cash (exact change only) or check made out to University of Pittsburgh) to your appointment. Please allow one week to schedule your appointment.

Hours of operation:

  • Bod Pod (only) and Performance tests: 10:30 – 3:00pm on Monday, 8:30am – 3:00pm on Tuesday though Friday
  • Bod Pod/Resting metabolic rate tests: 7:00am – 8:30am on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

Cancellation Policy: 24 hour advance notice is required.

Map & Directions to 3860 S. Water St. Pittsburgh, PA 15203

Free parking available.

Disclaimer: These tests are fee for service and are not eligible to be processed through medical insurance.