Lines of Research

Study Area:  Physical Therapy and Functional Performance 

Lines of Research

 

1- Motor Function and Biomechanical Analysis of Human Movement

The aim of this line of research is to study human movement using biomechanical analysis tools and the effect of interventions in the prevention and rehabilitation of motor dysfunctions in the different areas of Physical Therapy.

 

Faculty members:

Dr. Ana Beatriz de Oliveira

Dr. Eloisa Tudella

Dr. Fábio Viadanna Serrão

Dr. Francisco Alburquerque Sendín

Dr. Nelci Adriana Cicuto F. Rocha

Dr. Patricia Driusso

Dr. Paula Regina Mendes da Silva Serrão

Dr. Paula Rezende Camargo

Dr. Stela Márcia Mattiello

Dr. Tatiana de Oliveira Sato

Dr. Tania de Fátima Salvini

Dr. Thiago Luiz de Russo

 

2- Basic processes, development and functional recovery of the nervous system.

The aim of this line of research is to explore the basic processes and the different stages of development and functional recovery of the Central and Peripheral Nervous System.

 

Faculty members:

Dr. Anna Carolyna L. Gianlorenço

Dr. Eloisa Tudella

Dr. Nelci Adriana Cicuto F. Rocha

Dr. Rosana Mattioli

Dr. Thiago Luiz de Russo

 

3-  Cardiovascular, Respiratory Physical Therapy, Exercise Physiology and Functional Performance

The aim of this line of research is to carry out clinical and experimental studies concerning the evaluation and intervention of Cardiorespiratory Physical Therapy at all levels of health care, as well as the effect of physical exercise on the functions of the musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, respiratory and functional performance.

 

Faculty members:

Dr. Anabelle Silva Cornachione

Dr. Anielle Cristhine M. Takahashi

Dr. Aparecida Maria Catai

Dr. Audrey Borghi e Silva

Dr. Cleiton Augusto Libardi

Dr. Ester da Silva

Dr. Gilberto Eiji Shiguemoto

Dr. Mauricio Jamami

Dr. Valéria Amorim Pires Di Lorenzo

Dr. Renata Gonçalves Mendes

Dr. Ramona Cabiddu

 

4- Physiotherapeutic resources in pain, tissue repair and functional performance

The aim of this line of research is to develop experimental and clinical studies on the effects of applying physiotherapeutic resources for pain improvement/modulation, tissue repair and functional performance.

 

Faculty members:

Dr. Ana Beatriz de Oliveira

Dr. Ana Claudia Muniz Renno

Dr. Anielle Cristhine M. Takahashi

Dr. Fábio Viadanna Serrão

Dr. Francisco Albuquerque Sendín

Dr. Larissa Pires de Andrade

Dr. Nivaldo Antonio Parizotto

Dr. Patricia Driusso

Dr. Paula Regina Mendes da Silva Serrão

Dr. Paula Rezende Camargo

Dr. Richard Eloin Liebano

Dr. Stela Márcia Mattiello

Dr. Tania de Fátima Salvini

Dr. Thiago Luiz de Russo

 

5- Health care for the Elderly

The aim of this line of research line is to explore the processes concerning the evaluation and intervention of Physical Therapy in Health care for the Elderly at all levels.

 

Faculty members:

Dr. Anielle Cristhine M. Takahashi

Dr. Aparecida Maria Catai

Dr. Audrey Borghi e Silva

Dr. José Rubens Rebelatto

Dr. Larissa Pires de Andrade

Dr. Renata Gonçalves Mendes

Dr. Tiago da Silva Alexandre

Dr. Valéria Amorim Pires Di Lorenzo