Keith McGregor is a VA Merit Award Investigator and Assistant Professor of Neurology at Emory University. His work currently investigates the effects of physical activity on
neural correlates of aging. His current project uses TMS, fMRI and DTI to investigate potential changes in neural function as a result of the regular engagement in cardiovascular
Keith received a Bachelor's of Arts degree in Psychology with a Biological Psychology concentration from the College of the Holy Cross in 1997. After collegiate graduation, he worked as a systems administrator for the Bernard Hodes Group and Monster.com before re-entering academia and joining the BIRC Lab in 2003.
Keith graduated from the University of Florida with a PhD in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience in 2010. He is interested in motor control and aging.
Keith has multiple VA grants from the Office of Rural Health, VA Innovations and Office of Rehabilitation Research and Development Service to study the effects of an exercise intervention on upper extremity control and applications to stroke rehabilitation.
Aging; Motor control; Exercise; Interhemispheric Inhibition; fMRI; TMS; DTI