Funded Research Archive

Our faculty members are prominent researchers who are contributing to new knowledge in the field.

6/13/17
Located in the School of Public Health and Health Professions since 1999, CIRRIE facilitates the sharing of information and expertise between the U.S. and world-wide partners to improve the conditions of people with disabilities.
5/4/17
This project will add training material to The Home Safety Self-Assessment Tool (HSSAT) V.4 to make the home safer to prevent falls in older adults and enhance accessibility for online version.
5/4/17
Improve the health and functional status of older adults in the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) by incorporating exercise into their daily activities. 
8/15/14
Utilizing an integrated homecare monitoring system based on tablet and mobile technologies that helps older adults stay safe, healthy and socially engaged while remaining in their home.
5/16/17
This study explored how a personal cooling vest may affect functional performance in multiple sclerosis patients.
8/15/14
Susan E. Bennett, EdD, will examine the effectiveness of Dalfampridine, an FDA-approved medication to improve walking in patients with multiple sclerosis, when combined with a physical therapy program.
5/16/17
Investigators studied the effects of a resistive respiratory muscle exercise training program on respiratory muscle strength and endurance, as well as fatigue, exercise capacity, and functional performance, on Multiple Sclerosis patients.
5/4/17
Using web-conferencing technology, this innovative study aims to improve adherence to home exercise regimes and prevent falls in older adults.