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About the Mobility and Falls Lab

We are an interdisciplinary research team dedicated to helping improve the health and well-being of individuals living with and without chronic conditions. Our research focuses on examining the predictors, prevention, and consequences of mobility impairment. We specialize in the objective measurement of walking and balance as well as the prevention of falls and fall-related injuries across the mobility spectrum. Our research is funded by the National Institute of Health (NIH), National Multiple Sclerosis Society (NMSS) and the National Institute of Disability Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR).

Lab Director

Jacob Sosnoff portraitJacob Sosnoff, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science and Athletic Training
Associate Dean for Research, KU School of Health Professions

Meet the Research Team

KU School of Health Professions

Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training
University of Kansas Medical Center
Mail Stop 2002
3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160