Natalia Sánchez, PhD

Faculty Profile

Assistant Professor of Research


(323) 442-0189

Mailing Address

1540 E. Alcazar Street, CHP 155, LA, CA 90033


Locomotor Control Lab

Professional Interests

Dr. Natalia Sánchez’ research focuses on understanding how walking adapts to novel environments in healthy individuals and how it adapts and recovers from central nervous injury such as stroke using experimental and machine learning methods.


  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 2019
  • Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, 2015
  • Master of Science Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, 2012
  • Bachelor of Science Biomedical Engineering, Universidad EIA- Universidad CES, Colombia, 2008

See Natalia Sanchez’ curriculum vitae.