Nyrop receives pilot grant

Kirsten A. Nyrop, PhD, Research Associate at the Thurston Arthritis Research Center, has been awarded an Institute on Aging Pilot Research Program grant for her project titled "Adaptation of an Evidence-Based Physical Activity Program for Female Breast Cancer Patients Age 65 and Beyond: A Proof-of-Concept Pilot Study." This study will adapt the Arthritis Foundation's Walk With Ease (WWE) program, in a self-directed format, for female breast cancer patients age 65 and older with self-reported arthritis or joint symptoms.

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