Drs. Nancy Gyurcsik, Larry Brawley, Miranda Cary (all PhDs) of the College of Kinesiology, College of Medicine adjunct professor Dr. Susan Tupper (
PhD), Dr. Danielle Brittain ( PhD) from UNC and community consultant Don Ratcliffe-Smith were awarded the Steven P. Hooker Research Award. Their abstract described a multi-phase study on increasing exercise opportunities for adults with chronic pain. Gyurcsik and Brittain also wrote about this research in The Conversation Canada.