Learning & Movement in Parkinson’s Disease & Movement Disorders

STUDIES: Studies are designed to investigate learning and movement in individuals with cerebellar ataxias, Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders. We look at simple finger and arm movements in response to various visual cues.

TIME: Studies are conducted in two-hour sessions. You may participate in as many sessions as you would like and are free to withdraw at any time.

COMPENSATION: You will be paid $10/hour for your time and transportation costs.

Research conducted by Dr. Rebecca Spencer
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Department of Psychology, 419 Tobin Hall, Amherst, MA
Approved by the UMass Psychology Department Human Subjects Review Committee and the UMASS IRB