Human Performance & Sport Physiology Laboratory

Lab Affiliations and Partnerships


Milwaukee Brewers

Milwaukee, WI

The HPSP Lab has established a strong consulting and research relationship with the Milwaukee Brewers Major League Baseball (MLB) organization and its affiliates.  The HPSP Lab is currently partnering with the Brewers to investigate the physiological aspects of recovery among starting pitchers.  Our overall goal is to enhance in-game performance and post-game recovery, and prevent overuse syndromes and musculoskeletal injuries. 

AthletiCo

Milwaukee, WI

The HPSP Lab routinely collaborates with the Physical Therapy and Athletic Training services of the Milwaukee Eastside location of AthletiCo during various research projects.  The HPSP Lab also partners with AthletiCo in delivering instructional workshops for the Peer Fitness Trainers of the MFD.

Milwaukee Admirals

Milwaukee, WI

The Milwaukee Admirals hockey organization, of the American Hockey League (AHL), utilizes the testing services of the HPSP Lab during their annual pre-season player evaluations.  The HPSP Lab has assisted with movement screening and physiological performance testing for its athletes. 

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Athletics

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI

The HPSP Lab provides movement screening and corrective exercise recommendations for the UW-Milwaukee Men's Basketball and Baseball teams.  Our goal is collaborate with the team's training staff in order to prevent musculoskeletal injuries and overuse syndromes.

PAWS vs. CLAWS Marathon Performance and Injury Center

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI

The HPSP Lab is part of collaborative team that provides integrated treatments, evaluations, and performance recommendations to individuals participating in the PAWS vs. CLAWS Lakefront Marathon Challenge.  This collaborative team is comprised of faculty/staff from the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Athletic Training Education Program, Nutritional Sciences Program, and the Laboratory for Sport Psychology & Performance Excellence. The HPSP Lab specifically provides movement screening and corrective exercise recommendations to these individuals.

Laboratory for Sport Psychology & Performance Excellence

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
College of Health Sciences
Department of Kinesiology
Milwaukee, WI

The HPSP Lab has a strong and ongoing collaborative research relationship with the Laboratory for Sport Psychology & Performance Excellence (LSPPE).  Our Labs have collaborated on a number of past and current research projects.  This ongoing collaboration resembles the overall Integrated Human Performance research objective of both of our Labs.

Noraxon U.S.A. Inc.

Scottsdale, AZ

The HPSP Lab utilizes Noraxon electromyography (EMG) equipment and software to examine muscle activation patterns, electromechanical delay, and force production for various research projects. 

Zephyr Technology Corporation

Annapolis, MD

The HPSP Lab utilizes Zephyr Bioharness monitors, straps, and software to examine various physiological measures for a multitude of research projects. This ongoing relationship has been instrumental in the HPSP Lab's efforts to investigate heart rate variability (HRV) among a wide range of populations. 

Henkin Fitness Systems

Scottsdale, AZ

The HPSP Lab is currently collaborating with the developers of the Ultimate Sandbag Core Fitness System to examine the potential differences in physiological measures of sandbag training compared to other traditional training mechanisms.  We will be specifically examining differences in heart rate, breating rate, skin temperature, and muscle activation patterns.