Funded Research

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

Dedicated to the promotion of health and independent living among older adults and their caregivers through research.
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.
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.
Investigators will study the effects of a specific respiratory muscle exercise training program on respiratory muscle strength and endurance, as well as fatigue, exercise capacity, and functional performance, on MS patients.
Using web-conferencing technology, this innovative study aims to improve adherence to home exercise regimes and prevent falls in older adults.