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Study Details

Motor Learning and Brain Development

(IRB#: IRB_00155118)

Motor learning is how a person functions using the brain. Young adult brain development is known as the best motor learning and memory behaviors. Some studies show a childs brain may be better at these. Research is needed to find if a childs brain is greater at motor learning and memory-related behaviors. The information we gain may aid future patients.


  • All genders
  • All Ages
  • Healthy Volunteers
  •   In Person
  • Paid

Who can participate?

 Gender: All genders

  Age: All Ages

  Volunteers: Healthy Volunteers

   Location: In Person

Inclusion Criteria

  • 6 to 30 years old
  • No known history of nerve, mental health, medical, or sleep issue
  • Able to be in a small space for a brain scan
  • In-person at the University of Utah

Exclusion Criteria

  • Type or play a musical instrument well
  • Unable to use fingers or hands
  • Participation in a similar study
  • Take mental health medications
  • Work at night

Will I be paid for my time?


For more information contact:

Brad King


IRB#: IRB_00155118

PI: Bradley King

Department: Kinesiology Program

Approval Date: 2022-06-20 21:35:00

Specialties: Psychology

Last Updated: 6/8/23