Mandy M Salinas

Mandy M Salinas
Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education

Email: flyingcape@austin.utexas.edu
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Mandy Salinas researches wearable technology and human hydration in Austin, TX. She is originally from Galveston, TX, USA. She graduated with a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 2005. Later, she returned to UT Austin for her graduate studies, and earned a Ph.D. in Kinesiology with an emphasis on biomechanics in 2017. Her dissertation work investigated how older healthy adults modified their stepping as cognitive demand was manipulated during walking. Her research interests include biomechanics, falls, exercise, aging, and public health.