The Center for Balance Disorders conducts clinical research in order to study and evaluate the function of the vestibular system.


Some of our grants have been funded by:

  • American Occupational Therapy Foundation
  • Clayton Foundation for Research
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • National Institutes of Health National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders and National Eye Institute
  • National Space Biomedical Research Institute

Research Areas

  • Treatments for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
  • Management of adaptation to altered sensorimotor states
  • Rehabilitation paradigms for chronic vertigo
  • Vestibular evoked myogenic potentials
  • Development of epidemiologic testing for vestibular and balance disorders