I-HeAL Pilot Award Winner Recipients

The Institute for Healthy Aging and Lifespan Studies announces its First Awardees for its pilot research projects related to the pillar objectives.
Principal Investigator: Zhongwei Li, Ph.D.
Title: RNA Oxidation as a Potential Cause and New Biomarker for Age-Related Neurodegeneration
Theme: Basic Biology of Aging
Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
zli@health.fau.edu
 
Principal Investigator: Juyoung Park Ph.D.
Effects of Chair Yoga in Older Adults with Moderate to Severe Dementia
Theme: Health Promotion and Lifestyle
Phyllis and Harvey Sandler School of Social Work - College for Design and Social Inquiry
jpark14@fau.edu
 
Principal Investigator: Yunqing (Kevin) Kang
Title: Sustained Release of rhG-CSF from Hydrogels Promotes Neural Tissue Repair and Regeneration after Stroke
Theme: Basic Biology of Aging
College of Engineering and Computer Science and Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
kangy@fau.edu

For more information on the Pilot Awards, click here.