Liu-Ambrose, Teresa

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Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy

teresa.ambrose@ubc.ca

Canada Research Chair

Research Director, Falls Prevention Clinic

Co-Site Lead for the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging, UBC Site

Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, UBC

 

Dr. Liu-Ambrose’s research laboratory, The Aging, Mobility and Cognitive Neuroscience Lab, focuses on defining the role of exercise to promote healthy aging, with a particular focus on cognitive and neural plasticity, as well as mobility. Various method are utilized in the lab, including randomized controlled trials, functional neuroimaging, and actigraphy.

Dr. Liu-Ambrose works collaboratively with faculty in Psychology, Neurology, Family Practice, Geriatric Medicine, and Health Care and Epidemiology. Dr. Liu-Ambrose is an investigator with the Centre for Hip Health and Mobility and the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health.

For more information on The Aging, Mobility and Cognitive Function Lab, please visit their website.