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Jason DeFreitas

DeFreitas

 

Degree: Exercise Physiology
Broad Expertise/Interests:
  • Neural control of human movement,
  • Sensorimotor integration,
  • Spinal cord circuitry,
  • Aging- and disease-related deficits
  • Adaptations to training
Equipment/Techniques:
  • Functional Brain Imaging (high-density fNIRS)
  • Human electrophysiology
    • Motor unit recordings
    • Brain Stim.
    • Nerve Stim.
    • EMG
  • Balance and fall risk
  • Peripheral reflexes
  • LabVIEW software programming and digital signal processing
Seeking Collaborators with Skill Sets:
  • Computer modeling
  • Cognitive function assessments
  • Animal model electrophysiology
Neuroscience Research Interests: Human neural plasticity with aging, training, fatigue, and/or disease
Funding in the Last Three Years:
  • OCAST
  • NSCAF
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