Merfeld_Dan_460x460Affiliate Faculty, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Affiliate Faculty, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Affiliate Faculty, Department of Speech and Hearing Science 

Affiliated Research Labs

Vestibular Research Laboratory

Research Interests

  • Develop screening tests to identify likely “fallers” and targeted interventions to reduce falls
  • Improve diagnostic procedures for patients suffering vestibular symptoms
  • Spatial Disorientation
  • Vestibular impacts on balance
  • Vestibular perception

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Post-doctoral Training: Vestibular Sciences, MIT  
PhD: Biomedical Engineering, MIT, 1990
MSE: Mech. and Aero. Engineering, Princeton University, 1985
BSME: Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1982

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Phone: 614-485-9179

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