Under the direction of dancer Christina Soriano and neuroscientist Christina Hugenschmidt, the NIH-funded iMOVE study looks at the effects of improvisational movement on people living with mild cognitive impairment. Throughout the course of this two-year study, Jessie will be teaching and facilitating improvisation as a co-interventionist. Additionally, Jessie teaches regular IMROVment classes for older adults living with Parkinson’s disease. Photo by Jason Overby.

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