A Mechanistic Examination of Falls Occurring in Patients with Mild Cognitive Impairment and Early Alzheimer's Disease
Funding Agency: Wisconsin Comprehensive Memory Program
Collaborators: Dr. Carey Gleason (UW-Madison), Dr. Jane Mahoney (UW Hospitals)

Biocomputation of the Links Between Muscle Morphology, Coordination and Injury
Funding Agency: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Research Team: Amy Silder, Dr. Darryl Thelen
Collaborators: Dr. Silvia Blemker(UVA)
[Research Abstract]


Measurement and Simulation of Biarticular Muscle Function During Human Walking
Funding Agency: National Institutes of Health
Research Team: Amy Silder, Dr. Darryl Thelen
Collaborators: Dr. James McCarthy (UW Hospitals)
[Research Abstract]


Rehabilitation of Acute Hamstring Strains: Effects of Treatment on Muscle Morphology, Running Mechanics and Reinjury Potential
Funding Agency: National Football League Charities
Research Team: Amy Silder, Dr. Darryl Thelen
Collaborators: Marc Sherry (UW-Madison), Dr. Michael Tuite (UW Hospitals)
[Research Abstract]


Internet Delivery of Animated Rehabilitation Exercises (IDARE) - Phase II
Funding Agency: National Institute of Health
Research Team: Dr. Bryan Heiderscheit
Collaborators: Dr. John Beaulieu (Visual Health Information, Inc.)

Continuous Motion of the Cervical and Lumbar Spine
Funding Agency: Medtronic, Inc
Research Team: Dr. Bryan Heiderscheit
Collaborators: Dr. Paul Anderson (UW-Madison)

Assessing Accuracy of Gait Analysis Models using Forward Dynamic Simulations
Funding Agency: Shriners Hospitals for Children
Collaborators: Dr. Frank Buczek (Shriners Erie)

Biomechanical Causes of Slow Gait in the Elderly
Funding Agency: National Institute on Aging
Collaborators: Dr. Jane Mahoney (UW Hospitals)

Hamstring Muscle Mechanics and Function During Sprinting
Funding Agency: Aircast Foundation
Collaborators: Dr. Tim Best (The Ohio State University)

Saddle Pressure and Pelvic Motion During Seated Cycling
Funding Agency: Trek Bicycle Corporation
Collaborators: Dr. Heidi Ploeg (UW-Madison)

Effects of a Previous Strain Injury on Hamstring Muscle Mechanics: Implications for Preventing Re-Injury
Funding Agency: National Football League Charities
Collaborators: Dr. Michael Tuite (UW Hospitals), Dr. Thomas Best (The Ohio State University)
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Generating Muscle Actuated Simulations of Movement
Funding Agency: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Collaborators: Dr. Frank C. Anderson (Stanford University)
[Research Abstract]


Identifying Thoracic Spine and Rib Origins of Exercise-Related Transient Abdominal Pain
Funding Agency: American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists
Collaborators: Bill Boissonnault, PT (UW-Madison)


Please find current research projects on our research page.

Email to: Darryl Thelen Last Updated: 10/13/2014