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Gait rehabilitation; Fall prevention; Cognitive-motor interference; Assistive technology;
Pei-Chun Kao's research interests are the identification of the general principles of biomechanics and motor control in human walking and the use of that information to develop effective rehabilitation interventions and alternatives. The areas she is specifically interested in are fall prevention, community-based exercise intervention, and wearable devices for biofeedback and assistance.