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ACTIVE STUDY: Online Motor Control in People with Parkinson’s Disease

Approval Status: Approved
Number: 18
Submission Date March 24, 2022
Is this study IRB-Approved? Yes
Date of NEXT IRB Review: 12/11/2022
Full Study Name: Online Motor Control in People with Parkinson’s Disease
Short Study Name: Reaching and Parkinson’s Disease
College / Affiliation College of Health Sciences
Relevant Research Categories Brain and Neurological, Healthy Volunteers, Older adult
Location of Study: University of Delaware STAR Campus, 540 S College Ave, Newark, DE 19713
Description of Study:

The purpose of this study is to learn more about how people with and without Parkinson’s disease make reaching movements. The entire study will last 2-3 hours. This includes at least a 30 minute break between sessions. The testing will require that you perform some reaching movements over a digitized tablet. You will receive some specific instructions on how to move.

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

Healthy adults OR individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease able to reach for about 8 inches.

Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease who are currently taking medication that increases dopamine in the brain.

“How to Apply” Description:

Please contact Joie Tang at for more information.

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PI Name: Hyosub
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