Stacey L. Gorniak

Associate Professor
Department of Health and Human Performance
Stacey L. Gorniak
Research Interests
Dr. Stacey L. Gorniak research interests are directed towards understanding healthy and pathological neuromuscular control, specifically in sensorimotor function and how neurological and muscular pathology changes how we interact with our environment. Gorniak investigates how neural changes due to aging, chronic health conditions, and movement disorders affect functional actions, including cognition and actions of daily living.


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