MOBILIZE Boston II

at the University of Massachusetts Boston

Our Research Team

The Study Investigators

  • Suzanne G. Leveille, RN, PhD, Principal Investigator
    Professor of Nursing, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston
    Epidemiologist, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Lecturer, Harvard Medical School
  • Robert McLean, DSc, MPH, Principal Investigator of HSL contract
    Assistant Scientist II, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife
    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Ling Shi, PhD
    Associate Professor, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Boston
  • William Milberg, PhD, ABPP-ABCN
    Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
    Associate Director for Research, New England GRECC- Boston Division, VA Boston Healthcare
  • Jeffrey M. Hausdorff, PhD  
    Lecturer in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    Associate Professor, Sackler Faculty of Medicine
    Director, Laboratory for Gait Analysis and Neurodynamics, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
  • Jonathan F. Bean, MD, MS, MPH
    Medical Director, Spaulding Cambridge Outpatient Center
    Director, Research Center for Lifelong Health and Fitness
    Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School
  • Robert Shmerling, MD
    Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    Clinical Chief, Division of Rheumatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • David H. Salat, PhD
    Assistant Professor in Radiology, Harvard Medical School
    Assistant Neuroscientist, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital Radiology, MGH/MIT/HMS Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging
    Health Science Specialist, Boston VA Neuroimaging Research for Veterans Center

The Research Team at

The Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew Rehabilitation Center

  • Peggy Gagnon, RN, BSN, Project Director, Clinical Research Associate
  • Elana Brochin,  MS, MPH, Study Coordinator
  • Margaret Bryan, BA, Database Coordinator
  • Diane Engorn, Data Clerk
  • Daniel Habtermariam, Statistician
  • Ike Iloputaife, BS, Study Coordinator
  • Justine Lo, BS, Biomedical Engineer
  • Mary Michaels, B.A. Senior Research Assistant
  • Patience Ortiz, Senior Research Assistant, Recruitment Outreach and Scheduling