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Kristin is currently serving as research coordinator for “Social Goals and Individual Incentives to Promote Walking in Older Adults,” which examines the impact of individual financial incentives and social goals (donations to charity of choice) on older adults’ daily walking.

She previously served as research coordinator for “Encouraging Walking in Older Adults,” which examined the impact of financial incentives and peer networks on older adults’ daily walking.

Kristin has a B.A. in psychology from Truman State University and coordinates several research projects related to ethics, quality of life, and decision making in older adults with cognitive impairments for Dr. Jason Karlawish at the Penn Memory Center.