Dr. Anat Lubetzky Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy Department
New York University
Dr. Anat Lubetzky, an Assistant Professor in the Physical Therapy Department at New York University, obtained her physical therapy training and an MSc in physical therapy from Tel Aviv university, Israel. She then received her PhD in Rehabilitation Science from the University of Washington in Seattle in 2014 followed by a 1-year visiting position at the NYU Physical Therapy Department. Research in Dr. Lubetzky’s lab combines advances in virtual reality and technology together with our current understanding of sensory mechanisms for postural control in order to:
Build an affordable virtual reality clinical instrument that will serve to better diagnose impairments in sensory integration for postural control and direct specific rehabilitation; and
Design unique and specific balance intervention programs
Dr. Anat Lubetzky is the recipient of the Steinhardt School Gabriel Carras Research Award for a promising young scholar, 2017-2018.