by Michele Berhorst • August 27, 2019
Maggie Fleita, OTD/S ’20, received a student research grant from Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) Global to fund her doctoral project, "Effects of Improvisational Dance on Cognition and Daily Function Among People with Parkinson's Disease." LSVT Global provides seed funding to two occupational therapy students per year who plan on or are completing behavioral treatment studies with neurologically impaired patients. Maggie is mentored by Erin Foster, PhD, OTD, OTR/L.
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