The Lolas E. Halverson Motor Development

Young Investigator Award 

An international honor, the Lolas E. Halverson Motor Development Young Investigator Award is given in recognition of an outstanding young scholar for their contributions to research in the motor development field and scholarly effort to improve motor behavior over the lifespan. Honorees must demonstrate sustained scholarship that makes a significant contribution to the field of motor development. Evidence might include the innovation nature of the work, its impact on the field, and/or its impact on the practical application of knowledge. The recipient will make a research presentation at the next I-MDRC conference.


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Previous Award Winners

Karen Meany - 1995

Clersida Garcia - 1996

Susan Hart - 1997

Jackie Goodway - 1998

Jin Yan - 1999

Rosa Angulo-Barroso - 2000

Nancy Getchell - 2001

Nida Roncesvalles - 2002

Taeyou Jung - 2004

Chris Kovacs - 2005

Dave Stodden - 2006

Tom Korff - 2007

Michele Lobo - 2008

Jin Bo - 2009

Leah Robinson - 2010

Ting Liu - 2011

Matthias Wagner - 2012

Priscila Tamplain - 2013