Established in October of 2004, the center provides support and resources for investigators to pursue research in the field of balance disorders in the elderly through an integrated, multidisciplinary approach.
The Pittsburgh Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center strives to develop interventions to improve function and independence in older adults with balance disorders, Integrate studies of physiologic, biomechanical and psychosocial mechanisms affecting balance with clinical studies, and foster multidisciplinary research and research training.
Your health information, right at your fingertips. Select MyUPMC to access your UPMC health information. For patients of UPMC-affiliated doctors in Central Pa, select UPMC Central Pa Portal. Patients of UPMC Cole should select the UPMC Cole Connect Patient Portal.