Machiko R. Tomita

PhD

Machiko R. Tomita.

Machiko R. Tomita

PhD

Machiko R. Tomita

PhD

Research Topics

Fall and frailty prevention in older adults with a chronic illness, a past fall, Alzheimer's disease and/or cancer, often using technology. Caregivers of older adults are also her research interest.

Contact Information

623 Kimball Tower

Buffalo NY, 14214

Phone: (716) 829-6740

Fax: (716) 829-3217

machikot@buffalo.edu

Loading...

Loading...

UB News

1/16/20

Technology called MindEye uses infrared camera to detect subtle changes in pupil dilation and eye movement.

4/23/18

Study looked at 46 women across two different age ranges, 60-74 and 75-90, to learn how physical activity affects frailty differently in the two groups

12/13/17

Funding from the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation will enable researchers and occupational therapy students to develop a program that aims to ease some of the burden on Western New Yorkers providing care for frail older adults who have dementia.