Welcome to the Minnesota Rehabilitation Biomechanics Lab

The Minnesota Rehabilitation Biomechanics Lab (MRBL) investigates musculoskeletal injury and disease with a focus on rehabilitation. 

Lab Directors

Paula Ludewig



Paula Ludewig, PhD, PT, FAPTA

Professor & Director

Divisions of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science




Arin Ellingson



Arin Ellingson, PhD

Assistant Professor

Divisions of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science




Justin Staker



Justin Staker, PT, PhD

Assistant Professor

Divisions of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science


MRBL Updates

Upcoming Continuing Education

Upcoming Conferences

Upcoming Conferences

Contact Us

Contact Us


Enter the East River Road parking garage off East River Parkway. Exit the garage on the ground level near the entrance. Our building (Children's Rehabilitation) will be directly ahead of you. Enter the double doors off the sidewalk, then go through the single door straight ahead. The stairs will be to your right and the elevators will be down the hall. Our lab is on the third floor.

Mailing Address

420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 388, Minneapolis, MN 55455