Current Research

Current/continuing research activities include:

  • Assessment procedures for the identification of medically at-risk drivers;
  • Assessing changes in health care professionals knowledge and practice as a result of educational initiatives on medically at-risk drivers;
  • Assessing the impact of a medically at-risk driver protocol for identifying medically at-risk drivers;
  • Investigating the relationship between targeted illness and impairments in driving performance;
  • Assessing availability of alternate transportation as a means of enhancing safety and mobility;
  • Review and integration of the research literature on the effects of medical conditions on driving.