Pilot Research Program

The pilot research program supports student researchers in investigating topics relevant to CREATE’s research goals. Below are examples of students supported by the program and the research projects on which they worked.

Students CREATE Site Research Projects

Marissa Kobayashi
2018

Miami

Formative Development of a Physical Activity Digital Health Intervention for Grandparents and Grandchildren

Sean McGlynn
2018

Georgia Tech

Investigating Age-related Differences in Spatial Presence Formation and Maintenance in Virtual Reality

Dustin Souders
2017

Florida State

Multiple Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and Older Drivers

Amy Wing-Lam Chong
2016

Georgia Tech

Age-related differences in medication risk taking and susceptibility to social influence.

Jarrett Evans
2013

Florida State

The relationship between cardiovascular function and cognitive aging.

Lorenza Tiberio
2012

Georgia Tech

Healthcare providers’ acceptance of a personal robot to support their work.

Jessica Taha
2011

Miami

Age, numeracy, internet experience, and performance of health tasks using a patient portal.

Qin Tang and Hiroyuki Umemuro
2011

Georgia Tech

Cross cultural comparative study of affective factors for technologies for older and younger adults.

Cary Stothart
2010

Florida State

Individual differences in virtual environment habituation.

Neta Ezer
2008

Georgia Tech

Expectation of older adults regarding the potential for home-based robots.

Ryan Yordon
2008

Florida State

Judgments of learning during technology-driven task training.

Olivier Blanson Henkemans
2007

Georgia Tech

A digital personal health assistant for the supervision of diabetics' self-care.

Jessica Hirth
2007

Miami

Patient health information needs and the effect of Internet health information on physician-patient relationships.

Michael Tuffiash
2007

Florida State

Videoconferencing versus face to face administration of psychometric tests.

Shih-Hua Fu
2006

Miami

Computer and Internet experience from older adults in Taiwan.

Tiffany Jastrzembski
2006

Florida State

Voting technology for older adults.

Thomas Kuhn
2006

Miami

What type of difficulties do seniors encountered while using the Internet to make healthcare related decisions?

Lisa Lewen
2006

Georgia Tech

Understanding the role of age, work context, and task demands on managers' attitudes.

Clare MacMahon
2006

Florida State

Attentional focus and handwriting in younger and older adults.

Tamer El-Attar
2005

Miami

Older adults and Internet health information seeking.

Tracy L. Mitzner
2005

Georgia Tech

Technology used by older adults and suggestions for improving technology training.

Bo Xie
2005

Florida State

Computer and Internet experience of older adults in Shanghai.