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MENTORS

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Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: Upcoming research ideas include:   • Creating tablet applications to improve physical activity levels
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Psychological and physical risk factors associated with falls
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: We study MUSCLE!!!  Projects in my lab examine the optimal functioning and growth of skeletal muscle.  Below are some topics we are currently...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Physical Therapy
Ongoing Projects: My overall research goal examines technology-based exercise strategies to improve physiological and physical function outcomes in adults with chronic...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: Exercise produces robust effects on health and aging, including improved metabolic function, the prevention, and mitigation of degenerative disease,...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Health Science
Ongoing Projects: Areas of research: • Type 2 diabetes self-management • Obesity prevention • Use of electronic health records for research and monitoring • Tobacco...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Biological Sciences
Ongoing Projects: I will be initiating a research project related to metabolism and human exercise.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: Current projects include assessing implicit bias in individuals as well as using virtual reality as a means of antibias training.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Health Science
Ongoing Projects: Measuring and Identifying Multilevel Influences on Sleep (MIMIS): Observational study of sleep in Latinx children, ages 10-12 years old.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Biological Sciences
Ongoing Projects: 1. Working with wheel running mice as they age. 2. Working on bird flight muscle and migratory training.  
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Ongoing Projects: Office: ECS-646
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Physical Therapy
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: Currently we have several different projects going on and upcoming in our lab, all of which revolve around biomechanical motion analysis.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: Implementation and Evaluation of Smart Fit Girls (SFG):