The article examines her research using choral breathing and vocal warm-ups and singing with a Parkinson's support group.
Graduate student award recipients include Kate Hayes, Jocelyn Hafer, Cori Serviente, Brittany Masteller, and Erica Casto.
The event will be held November 18, 2016 in the UMass Campus Center.
Chambers was recognized for her work as President and CEO of the American Parkinson Disease Association.
She and her colleagues examined step data from 3,388 participants in the study.
He will lead a community-based participatory research program in support of African-American men's health and skills for coping with stress.
The Department of Kinesiology and Institute for Applied Life Sciences are jointly searching to fill a tenure track Assistant/Associate Professor position. Requirements include using translational approaches to investigate how physical activity and sedentary behavior are related to the risk for metabolic disorders, as well as the development and impact of innovative therapeutic interventions on metabolic health and disease.
The University of Massachusetts School of Public Health and Health Sciences is searching to fill a tenure track Assistant Professor in Health Equity position. Requirements include an active program of research, teaching, professional, and community service in support of an emerging Center for Advancing Community Health Equity, as well as mentoring graduate and undergraduate students. Candidates must possess strong research skills with excellent potential for, or a proven track record of, extramural research funding, preferably from federal funding agencies.
Sirard says a major problem is people don’t move in daily life as they do in a lab, where most physical activity trackers are tested.
The Department of Biostatistics & Epidemiology is searching to fill a tenure track Assistant Professor position. Requirements include demonstrated potential to develop an extramurally funded research program in biostatistical methods and excellent teaching skills. Successful applicants will be dynamic, collaborative researchers, whose methodological work is inspired by pressing problems in public health.