Our Research Team

Tongjian You, PhD
Principal Investigator

Department of Exercise and Health Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts Boston

Suzanne G. Leveille, PhD, RN
Principal Investigator


Department of Nursing
College of Nursing and Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts Boston


Ling Shi, PhD
Co-investigator

Department of Nursing
College of Nursing and Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts Boston


Jane Owens, PhD
Co-investigator

Division of Geriatric Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Peter Wayne, PhD
Consultant

Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital & Harvard Medical School

Gloria Yeh, MD, MPH
Consultant

Division of General Medicine and Primary Care Section for Research
Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center & Harvard Medical School

Huan Zhang
Exercise Instructor

Huan's Tai Chi and Kung Fu Association

Saurja Thapa, MS
Study Coordinator

Department of Nursing
College of Nursing and Health Science
University of Massachusetts Boston

Elisa Ogawa, MS
Study Coordinator

Department of Exercise and Health Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Science
University of Massachusetts Boston

Satoshi Nagae, BS
Research Assistant

Department of Exercise and Health Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Science
University of Massachusetts Boston

Tania Godbout, BS
Research Assistant

Department of Exercise and Health Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Science
University of Massachusetts Boston

Netsanet Tsegai
Research Assistant

Department of Exercise and Health Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts Boston

Lauren Tierno
Research Assistant

Department of Exercise and Health Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Science
University of Massachusetts Boston

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