Tag Archives: vision research

Eye exercises improve attention and memory, but not reaction time: York U study

Eye exercises rectify several vision-related problems but improving reaction time is not one of them, according to a new study by York University researchers. “Our study results suggest that eye exercises are useful in improving attention and memory,” says lead researcher Professor Joseph DeSouza in the Department of Psychology and the Centre for Vision Research […]

Grad student awarded scholarship to study brain and vision loss

Stefania Moro (BSc 2010), a masters of psychology candidate in York’s Centre for Vision Research (CVC), has won a scholarship for her research on the brain’s adaptability, following the loss of vision in one eye. The TD Grant in Medical Excellence: A Scholarship in Rehabilitation-Related Research for People with Disabilities, worth $20,000 and created by the […]