One of the reasons UPMC Sports Medicine has earned international acclaim is the unique role research plays in our sports medicine care.
Because our team stays attuned to research news, we can direct patients to the latest breakthroughs in sports medicine treatments.
Through our vibrant research program, UPMC sports medicine experts offer patients:
The Neuromuscular Research Laboratory (NMRL) is an applied research facility of the University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition.
The NMRL works with the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and UPMC to study individual function by evaluating sensory and motor characteristics specific to several health conditions.
As part of the UPMC Sports Performance program, the NMRL facilitates the interaction between: