PI Lab

Clinical | Assessment | Mechanisms | Rehabilitation | Digital Health | Technology


The Physiotherapy Innovation Laboratory is a research group based within the Department of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation at University of Northumbria at Newcastle

Our research involves a translational multidisciplinary approach to understand human movement and develop novel clinical assessment and rehabilitation tools

We work across a variety of clinical research areas, specifically; 

  • Mechanistic understanding of how the brain controls movement

  • Age-related and neurological disorders

  • Digital health and novel technology for clinical assessment and rehabilitation


News & Resources

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Dr Samuel Stuart will give Keynote Talk virtually at Health Tech Forum 2021, Hong Kong, June 11th

Laboratory Director, Dr Sam Stuart, will provide an overview of the research that the Physiotherapy Innovation Laboratory has done on assessment, mechanisms and rehabilitation in Parkinson's disease.