Homa Rafiei Milajerdi
PhD - Motor Development
Research and teaching
Motor Development in Autism
- Effects of video games on children with autism
- Effects of physical activity and exergaming on children with autism
Dr. Homa Rafiei Milajerdi, PhD, is currently at the University of Calgary in the Faculty of Kinesiology working with Dr. Larry Katz, PhD, and the Autism Asperger Friendship Society(AAFS) and has two main area of research focus:
-Working on the effect of active video game and video modelling on children with autism.
-Motor, cognitive and social development in autism.
Dr. Larry Katz, PhD
The effects of physical activity and exergaming on motor skills and executive functions in children with autism spectrum disorder.
The effect of physical activity and exergaming on autistic symptoms in children with autism spectrum disorder.