School of Health Sciences

Srikant Vallabhajosula

Srikant VallabhajosulaAssistant Professor of Physical Therapy Education
svallabhajosula@elon.edu
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Areas of Expertise

An advocate for good posture, Srikant Vallabhajosula focuses on the effects of aging and neurological conditions like Parkinson's disease and Multiple Sclerosis on postural control and gait. He also investigates the effects of deep brain stimulation and Tai Chi on posture. A biomechanics expert, Dr. Vallabhajosula uses tools such as 3D motion capture systems, instrumented force platforms, and instrumented walkways to answer his research questions. His research interests also expand to estimating the physical activity levels in different populations.

Education

Ph.D. in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology, University of Florida
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Cincinnati
B.E. in Mechanical Engineering, Osmania University

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