Michael J. Mueller, PhD, PT

Associate Director for Movement Science Curriculum in Physical Therapy

Washington University in St. Louis (WU)

The overall purpose of the Applied Biomechanics Laboratory is studying the biomechanical factors that contribute to injury and adaptation in patients with chronic disabilities. Current projects in the laboratory are aimed at understanding the mechanical factors contributing to the development, prevention, and alleviation of neuropathic ulcerations on the feet of patients with diabetes mellitus and peripheral neuropathy.