The Institute of Human Movement Science and Health combines natural sciences, behavioral and social sciences and research methodology and data analysis. This presents the basis for a large spectrum of research activities.
The institute’s research can be divided into some thematic core areas:
|Sport therapy interventions for chronic diseases (Diabetes mellitus, COPD, heart failure, depressions, e.g.), socio-medical development in childhood, educational and socio-political and cultural effects of playing drums|
|Motoric:||Parkinson’s disease, Diabetes mellitus, sensory systems e.g.|
|Development of technologies:||Development projects with industrial partners (PUMA, Armasuisse) and ergonomically working environments in cooperation with mechanical engineering|