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ACTIVE STUDY: Motor Learning in Mild Cognitive Impairment

Approval Status: Approved
Number: 57
Submission Date September 7, 2022
Is this study IRB-Approved? Yes
Date of NEXT IRB Review: 05/25/2023
Full Study Name: Motor Learning in Mild Cognitive Impairment
Short Study Name: Memory and Walking Study
College / Affiliation College of Health Sciences
Relevant Research Categories
Location of Study: University of Delaware STAR Campus, 540 S College Ave, Newark, DE 19713
Description of Study:

Older adults with memory problems, healthy older adults, and young healthy adults all wanted for a research study! If you are generally healthy, you may be eligible to participate in a research study examining the relationship between motor learning and thinking and memory skills. Participation in this study would require either 3 or
5 visits to our lab at UD for a total of no more than 8 or 12 hours. During the visits you would complete a battery of thinking and memory tests on one visit and walk on a treadmill for up to 45 minutes at a time during the other visits. You may also complete surveys and clinical assessments of your walking and balance. You could be compensated up to $40 for the 3-visit study and up to $60 for the 5-visit study if you complete all testing sessions.

Will participants be compensated for participation?
Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria:

Young adults: 18-35 years old
Older adults: 50-90 years old
Older adults with memory problems: 50-90 years old

“How to Apply” Description:

Please contact [Soumya Bhat, PT, DPT, by phone 302-831-7422 or email] or [the Rehabilitation and Neuroplasticity Lab by phone (302) 283-9936 or by email]

How to Apply Link:
How to Apply Email:
Contact Name: Ashley
Contact Last Morton
Contact Email:
Phone: (302) 283-9936
PI Name: Susanne
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