Falls and Mobility Research Laboratory

Active Funding

  • Veteran’s Affairs Office of Rehabilitation Research & Development Merit Award (P.I. ME Bowen)
    Intra-individual changes in ambulation and falls among frail elderly
    2017-2021 $1,070,000
    Consultant

 

  • Delaware INBRE Developmental Research Pilot Project
    Development of a comprehensive evaluation of postural control in children with cerebral palsy
    Delaware IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence
    2016-2018 $160000
    Principal Investigator

 

  • Delaware INBRE Developmental Research Pilot Project (P.I. CM Modlesky)
    High-frequency, low-magnitude vibration, muscle performance and physical activity in children with cerebral palsy
    Delaware IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence
    2016-2018 $160,000
    Co-Investigator

 

  • Delaware INBRE Developmental Research Pilot Project (P.I. CL Johnson)
    High-resolution brain MR elastography in children with cerebral palsy
    Delaware IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence
    2016-2018 $160,000
    Co-Investigator

 

Completed Funding

  • ASB Junior Faculty Research Award
    Fall Recovery Training for Individuals with Chronic Stroke
    American Society of Biomechanics
    2015-2017 $5,000
    Principal Investigator

 

  • UDRF Award
    Fall Recovery Training for Individuals with Chronic Stroke
    University of Delaware Research Foundation
    2015-2017 $35,000
    Principal Investigator

 

  • Transformation Grant
    Physical Activity Monitoring as a Source for Engaged Learning at the University of Delaware
    University of Delaware Center for Teaching and Assessment of Learning (CTAL) and Academic Technology Services (ATS)
    2015-2016 $20,000
    Principal Investigator

 

  • Start-Up Supplement Award
    Delaware IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE)
    2015 $20,000
    Principal Investigator

 

  • High Impact Pilot and Feasibility Award (HIPFA) (P.I.: KR Kaufman)
    Compensatory Step Training for Reducing the Fall Incidence of Older Adults Residing in Continuous Care Retirement Facilities
    Mayo Clinic Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCaTS)
    2013-2014 $30,000
    Co-Investigator

 

  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Loan Repayment Program (LRP)
    National Institute on Aging (NIA)
    2013-2015
    Recipient

 

  • Mayo Rehabilitation Research Training Grant (P.I. JR Basford)
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    2012-2014
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow