Healthy Volunteers

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Healthy volunteers needed for stroke motor coordination study (IRB# 29390)

Status: Active

 

Investigators:

  • Robert Sainburg, Ph.D., Department of Neurology

 

Description:

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center researchers are investigating whether bilateral-assist training can be used to improve motor coordination in the paretic arm of stroke patients.

Healthy volunteers between the ages of 18 and 85 are needed for this study as a control group.

 

Eligibility:

What does participation involve?

  • Non-invasive baseline function tests
  • Two to three hours performing basic arm movements using a robotic device and a virtual reality game

 

Additional Study Details:

Compensation is available for time and travel.

 

Locations:

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center 

 

Contacts:

Study director: Robert Sainburg, Ph.D., Department of Neurology

For more information call: Candice Chopick, 717-531-0003, x283146

To view the flier click here.

 

Categories:

  • Healthy volunteers