Heather Bansbach


Graduate Student Researcher

3860 South Water St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15203


Heather is a doctoral student in the Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh. She received her Bachelor's in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Virginia, where she worked at the Molecular Biomechanics Laboratory. Her reseach interests include Injury prevention and performance optimization and Biomechanical assessment.

Anticipated Graduation: 2018

Years at NMRL: 1

Previous Education:

BS in Biomedical Engineering (2013)
University of Virginia

Previous Experience:

Undergraduate Researcher (2011-2013)
Molecular Biomechanics Laboratory
University of Virginia

Research Interests:

- Injury prevention and performance optimization
- Biomechanical assessment

Honors / Awards:

Beckman Scholar Finalist (2012)
University of Virginia