Harry G. Knecht Movement Science Laboratory
Focusing on the study of rehabilitation while providing training for graduate students interested in motor control, biomedical engineering and motor rehabilitation
Developing and assessing best practices for student retention and graduation
Brain Plasticity Laboratory
Aiming to understand the changes in the human brain that occurs as a result of injury, functional recovery and motor rehabilitation
Developing new technologies for training healthy people and for providing rehabilitation to injured and disabled individuals.
Our students apply what they learn in the classroom to develop products that make a difference in the real world.
Examining postural control, specifically as it relates to falls in older adults
Enriching lives through research, education and rehabilitation
Rehabilitation science relates to human functioning in health, disease and disability in the current social, political, physical and healthcare environments. Broad expertise in this arena is the basis for excelling in a number of health-related fields.
UIC’s College of Applied Health Sciences is uniquely positioned to offer interdisciplinary programs in rehabilitation science. We tap in to the research and education expertise of the departments in the college to provide innovative and experiential learning built on the latest research in the area.
Rehabilitation Sciences Degrees
|BS in Rehabilitation Sciences||On Campus||Get prepared for advanced training and education in rehabilitation health sciences and professional health programs||Apply|
|PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences||On Campus||Become a researcher, educator, or scientist-practitioner skilled at conducting research in rehabilitation-oriented settings||Apply|