Labs

Emory Section of Geriatrics laboratories

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Brain, Stress, Hypertension and Aging Research Program

The Emory University Brain, Stress, Hypertension and Aging Research Program (B-SHARP) is a collaborative team of investigators and research personnel that aim to better understand the relationship between brain health and the cardiovascular system, focusing on aging and hypertension.

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Hackney's Neurokinesiology laboratory

The Neurokinesiology lab's focus is on developing physical rehabilitative strategies with high compliance while enhancing balance, mobility, cognition and quality of life and reducing fall risk for older adults with and without neurological disorders. Dr. Madeleine Hackney and team study interventions' motor patterns and timing, dosage, and overall efficacy.

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INFORMED - Plantinga Research Team

The INstant Functioning Report for Meaningful Encounters in Dialysis (INFORMED) study aims to provide information to both dialysis patients and their providers about patients┬┐ physical functioning, or how well patients are getting around and performing their daily tasks.

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