Among the SOT members she spoke with were Haydee Jacobs, Public Health Sciences '16.
"I think everyone should wear one. They build awareness and help people understand their behavior," she said.
She received a five-year, $1.7 million grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health..
The organization is focused on creating connections among biomechanists across different disciplines.
The commission is one of three created under legislation signed by the Governor to address the opioid crisis in the state.
The Recorder reports Peltier said the “whole idea of looking at any biomass is relatively new.”
The study was published in an article in in the May 2016 issue of the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.
The film, CHULA, focuses on a young African woman named Chula living with bipolar disorder in the Washington, D.C. area.
She was chosen in a nationwide competition as the recipient of a $10,000 scholarship by Alpaca Audiology.