People Vivian Weerdesteyn


Vivian Weerdesteyn PhD
associate professor

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Vivian Weerdesteyn

In her research, she aims to elucidate the pathophysiological mechanisms underlying impaired balance and gait control in people with neurological conditions, and to design and evaluate novel interventions to ameliorate these problems. read full profile (Donders Institute)

Research group Mobility and neurological diseases

Vivian Weerdesteyn's group aims to bridge the gap between basic and applied sciences in the field of balance, gait, and falls, with a primary focus on neurological patient groups (e.g. stroke, Parkinson's disease).

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Field of study


Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour

As part of the Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour – the Donders Center for Medical Neuroscience is devoted to understanding the mechanistic underpinnings of human cognition and behavior in health and disease. read more