Dr. Rebecca Acabchuk has a PhD in Physiology and Neurobiology, with expertise in brain injury and concussion. She currently works as a Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the University of Connecticut, in the Institute for Collaboration on Health, Intervention, and Policy (InCHIP). Her research focuses on evaluating the mental and physical health benefits of yoga and mindfulness-based programs, using advanced methods of evidence synthesis and randomized controlled trials, as well as evaluating implementation strategies to bring evidence-based mindfulness programs into schools and the community. Rebecca’s research interests are inspired by her experience teaching meditation and yoga for 15+ years.

This profile was last updated on January 8, 2021

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