Dr. Cary Savage's presentation is titled "Cognitive Neuroscience of Obesity".
Dr. Savage received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Oklahoma State University. He completed an internship in clinical psychology and postdoctoral fellowships in neuropsychology and functional neuroimaging at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)/Harvard Medical School. He is the Director of the Center for Brain, Biology and Behavior, and a Chancellor’s Professor of Psychology, at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He has published over 130 research papers and review articles and serves on editorial boards and numerous study sections and expert panels. Dr. Savage’s research uses functional neuroimaging techniques to identify biomarkers that predict responses to interventions and progression or recovery from neurologic illness.
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OVERALL COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES
- Describe and explain the need for clinical translational research in biomechanics, variability, motor disorders, physical therapy and related studies.
- Comprehend the research outcomes being performed in biomechanics, variability, motor disorders, physical therapy and related studies.
- Recognize and develop future research methods for motor related disorders and variability studies
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