ISPGR World Congress 2019

ISPGR World Congress 2019

Dr. Jaclyn Caccese and Dr. John Jeka flew to Edinburgh, Scotland. Jaclyn presented her poster titled “Dynamic reweighting of three modalities for sensor fusion after repetitive head impact” at the International Society of Posture and Gait Research (ISPGR...
Cheers to Dr.J!!

Cheers to Dr.J!!

Last Fall (2018), Dr. John Jeka was a Keynote Speaker inside the Smolenice Castle – Bratislava, Slovakia! Yes, he did his keynote titled: “Temporally coordinated mechanisms of balance control during walking” in a castle!  The 8th Posture Symposium...
May the Force be with you!

May the Force be with you!

Left to right (Right Picture) : Fernando Vanderlinde dos Santos, John Jeka, Tyler Fettrow.  In some universities such as Finland, a Ph.D. student who graduated will receive a real sword as a symbol of truth, purity, and sharpness of thoughts. During Fernando and...
Congrats to our new PhD. Tyler!

Congrats to our new PhD. Tyler!

On the first week of April 2019, Tyler Feltrow has successfully defended his dissertation. His dissertation title was “Control of balance during locomotion” and the goal of his research was to provide a basic understanding of how the healthy human nervous...
Congrats to our new Ph.D. Fernando!

Congrats to our new Ph.D. Fernando!

On the last week of March 2019, Fernando Vanderlinde dos Santos has successfully defended his dissertation titled “The Effect of Repetitive Head impacts on Sensory Reweighting and Human Balance”.  The purpose of his experiment was to gain an understanding...
Sensory Processing and Balance Control during Walking in CP

Sensory Processing and Balance Control during Walking in CP

Funding: Shriners Foundation Description. The goal of this project is to characterize neural control strategies underlying walking in children with cerebral palsy (CP) to inform the development of new therapeutic approaches.  Recent studies have suggested that a...