Date of Award

Spring 2017

Document Type

Poster Session


Social Work


Caroline Shanti Ph.D. LCSW


physical activity, aging, Thinking Matters, USM Aging Initiative, Health and Wellness


Hypothesis: Greater levels of physical activity have a positive correlation with greater levels of independence as well as better outcomes with respect to self-perceived health-related quality of life for elderly individuals (65+ years of age).



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