Movement and physical activity are essential components in a healthy lifestyle for individuals at any age and ability. My research interests are related to how motor skills and physically active lifestyles improve the lives of children and youth with and without disabilities. I have a specific research interest in the movement skills of children with autism spectrum disorder including how to improve motor skills for children with autism and how motor skills interact with social communication skills.
Hiking, biking, yoga, reading and any activity that gets her outside
Megan received a Ph.D. in Kinesiology from the University of Michigan in 2011.
College of Public Health and Human Sciences
160 SW 26th St, Corvallis OR 97331