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For the Defense
HERL Director Dr. Rory Cooper receives the Secretary of Defense Meritorious Civilian Service Award, presented by LTC Douglas Etter and former Army Surgeon General LTG (Ret.) Eric Schoomaker, at the State of the Science Symposium, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, on April 17, 2015. 
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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

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