The Knowledge Translation of Exercise and Activity for Symptom Management (KTEAM) lab focuses on the ability of people with all chronic conditions to manage their symptoms proactively through exercise.

Transforming Lives with our Mission

Our research uses rigorous implementation science methodology to study the best ways to translate findings of exercise research studies into real-world clinical and community settings.
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Strength + Endurance Lab

This affiliated Lab is designed for patients and research participants working on building stamina and resilience.
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Our Projects

Take a look at a few of the projects we work on everyday.

Digital Health Technology for Physical Therapy
PROJECT TYPE: Parkinson's Disease, Activity & Participation, Health Services Research

Research Project

Parkinson’s disease: Intervening Early Concerning Employment (PIECE)
PROJECT TYPE: Parkinson's Disease, Quality Improvement, Implementation Science, Health Services Research

Research Project

Sensor Technology Applied in Rehabilitation for Stroke (STARS)
PROJECT TYPE: Sensors, Stroke, Gait

Research Project

Measurement Validation
PROJECT TYPE: Health Services Research, Outcomes, Quality Improvement

Research Project

HeartZones Study
PROJECT TYPE: Health Services Research, Quality Improvement

Research Project

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Current Clinical Trials


People with Parkinson's needed for Research on Digital Health Technology

This study will explore different ways to integrate digital health technology and behavior change interventions into physical therapy settings to improve exercise monitoring and maintenance. We are looking for people with Parkinson's Disease who are referred to the Proactive PT Program at Shirley Ryan AbilityLab.

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Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

Wearable Airbag System to Prevent Falls

We expect that a smart, wearable airbag system that can accurately predict falls and quickly inflate will reduce hip fractures in people with Parkinson's.

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