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STUDY BASICS

Have you been diagnosed with macular dystrophy (central vision loss)? Are you between 18-75 years old and able to walk and stand independently? If so, you may be eligible to participate in a study to help researchers learn more about how people with and without central vision loss process information while standing and walking. Includes up to 5 visits. Compensation provided.


IRB:
  PRO17060568A - Impact of lighting on mobility and dexterity in patients with central vision loss

Age Range
AGE:   18 - 75

Duration VISITS:  Up to 5 visits (up to 10.5 hours total)

Location LOCATION: 
Human Movement and Balance Laboratory in Schenley Place
Compensation COMPENSATION: 

Up to $270.00 & paid parking

Phone Number PHONE NUMBER:
1-866-438-8230
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MEET THE RESEARCHER


Rakie Cham

Rakié Cham, PhD, is an Associate Professor at the University Of Pittsburgh Swanson School Of Engineering. A graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Cham’s research interests include postural control, gross movement biomechanics, gait, falls, and ergonomics.




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