APDA director’s research highlighted in WSJ

Terry Ellis, PhD, PT, NCS, director of the APDA National Resource Center for Rehabilitation at Boston University, was the lead author in a study recently published in the American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. The study looks at the use of a virtual exercise coach to promote walking in individuals with Parkinson’s disease. It was also highlighted in an article in the Wall Street Journal.

To learn more about this research, read the Wall Street Journal article here.


Lukits, A. (2013). A Virtual Coach Spurs Patients With Parkinson’s. Wall Street Journal.