feature image
Robots for Breakfast
Robotic arms can make food preparation a lot easier for people with upper extremity weakness and other disabilities. HERL is a leader in cutting-edge breakfast technology with our PerMMA and Cueing Kitchen projects! 
Video Spotlight
Human Engineering Research Overview

Celebrating Over 20 Years!

Our Mission: 

To continuously improve the mobility and function of people with disabilities through advanced engineering in clinical research and medical rehabilitation.

Our Vision:

To create a world where all people with disabilities have unencumbered mobility and function so that they can fully participate in and contribute to society. 

Contact us:

VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
6425 Penn Avenue, Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Email: herl@shrs.pitt.edu
Phone: 412-822-3700
Fax: 412-822-3699

More information (PDF)

Sponsored by MEAF

Sponsored by Operation StrongVet

Sponsored by the PVA

ADA 25th Anniversary