Stacey L. Gorniak

Associate Professor
Department of Health and Human Performance
Stacey L. Gorniak photo
Research Interests
Dr. Stacey Gorniak's research interests are directed towards understanding healthy and pathological neuromuscular control. Specifically, she is interested in sensorimotor function and how neurological pathology changes how we use our hands. Dr. Gorniak is interested in investigating how neural changes due to aging, chronic health conditions and movement disorders affect functional hand use, particularly in actions of daily living.


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