Human Performance Lab

Human Performance Lab

Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control

The Human Performance Laboratory at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital occupies 500 square feet in the Ambulatory Care Unit located next to the After Completion of Therapy Clinic.  It is equipped with a Biodex System III Isokinetic Strength Testing System, a Smart Equitest with ten foot dual force plates and surface EMG monitoring capability. It is also equipped with Treadmill and Cycle Ergometers, a MedGraphics V02000 portable metabolic cart and a MedGraphics Cardioperfect ECG System. Hand held dynamometry, myometry, range of motion, flexibility, and sensory testing equipment are also available. The lab is staffed with a physical therapist and two full time exercise physiologists.