Researchers seek participants for home exercise program

A group of students in the doctor of physical therapy program at Wichita State University is looking for participants aged 65 and older for a study on home exercise to improve balance and walking speed. The study may help the field of physical therapy improve their methods to improve balance and walking speed using home exercise programs during the COVID-19 pandemic.

If you qualify for this research and would be willing to participate,  please fill out the screening survey below to ensure all the criteria for our research is met. Once you have completed the survey, you will receive an email with further information within five to seven business days.

During the study, participants will exercise in their residences. The home exercise program will require participants or a partner to record their pre and post-program results. Participants will be provided a step-by-step process explaining how to perform their exercises, how many sets and repetitions to perform, and a completion time frame. The study will last eight weeks.

Your participation is greatly appreciated, voluntary and your responses will remain confidential. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to email Bryce Isaac at