Identification and Assessment of Preventative Methods to Mitigate Cognitive and Physical Declines Which Influence Driving Performance of Older Drivers

The objectives are to: (1) provide additional guidance on the efficacy of the coaching app to improve older driver performance and safety over a prolonged exposure period; (2) determine the strength of mindfulness meditation training on improving attention and driving performance; and (3) determine how the two treatments combined may result in additional gains in performance over each individual treatment.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $299647
    • Contract Numbers:

      1036342 WO#46

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Local Road Research Board

      395 John Ireland Boulevard
      St. Paul, Minnesota  United States  55155-1899

      Minnesota Department of Transportation

      395 John Ireland Boulevard
      St Paul, MN  United States  55155
    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Minnesota

      HumanFIRST Laboratory
      Department of Mechanical Engineering
      Minneapolis, MN  United States  55455
    • Principal Investigators:

      Morris, Nichole

    • Start Date: 20220712
    • Expected Completion Date: 20240630
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01836014
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Minnesota Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: 1036342 WO#46
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Feb 16 2022 11:24AM