Dr. Marfeo and team disseminate research findings to a broad array of audiences locally, nationally, and internationally.

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A selection of recent publications from the HPAL team are listed below!

Note: Please contact Dr. Marfeo by email (elizabeth.marfeo@tufts.edu) with questions or for copies of manuscripts not freely available via Open Access sources

For a complete list of Dr. Marfeo’s published works please find the link to her Google Scholar Profile here.

Peer-reviewed Scientific Journals
  • Marfeo, E., Ni, P., Wang, C., Weiss, D., & Cheville, A. L. (2022). Identifying clinically relevant functional strata to direct mobility preservation among patients hospitalized with medical conditions. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation103(5), S78-S83.
  • Goldman, H.H., Porcino, J., Divita, G., Zirikly, A., Desmet, B., Sacco, M., Marfeo, E., McDonough, C., Rasch, E. and Chan, L., 2022. Informatics Research on Mental Health Functioning: Decision Support for the Social Security Administration Disability Program. Psychiatric Services, pp.appi-ps.
  • Ward, N., Hussey, E., Wooten, T., Marfeo, E., & Brunyé, T. T. (2022). Modulating Cognitive–Motor Multitasking with Commercial-off-the-Shelf Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation. Brain sciences12(2), 180.
  • Marfeo, E., Grinnell, M., Coffey, A., & Ward, N. (2021). Driver rehabilitation utilization and need among community-dwelling older adults. American journal of occupational therapy, 75(2), 7502205040p1-7502205040p7.
  • Cheville, A. L., Wang, C., Yost, K. J., Teresi, J. A., Ramirez, M., Ocepek-Welikson, K., … & Weiss, D. J. (2021). Improving the Delivery of Function-Directed Care during Acute Hospitalizations: Methods to Develop and Validate the Functional Assessment in Acute Care Multidimensional Computerized Adaptive Test (FAMCAT). Archives of Rehabilitation Research and Clinical Translation, 100112.
  • Marfeo, E. (2020). The Supporting Older Americans Act of 2020: How Policy Connects With Occupational Therapy Principles and Practice. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 74(5), 7405090010p1-7405090010p6.
  • Costa, K.G.D., Hussey, E.K., Fontes, E.B., Menta, A., Ramsay, J.W., Hancock, C.L., Loverro, K.L., Marfeo, E. and Ward, N. (2020) Effects of Cognitive Over Postural Demands on Upright Standing Among Young Adults. Perceptual and Motor Skills, p.0031512520972879.
  • Marfeo, E. E., & Ward, C. (2020). Older Adult Productive Activity Participation Using the National Health and Aging Trends Study. Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, 6, 2333721420910657.
  • Millner, U. C., Brandt, D., Chan, L., Jette, A., Marfeo, E., Ni, P., … & Rogers, E. S. (2020). Exploring Counselor‐Client Agreement on Clients’ Work Capacity in Established and Consultative Dyads. Journal of Employment Counseling, 57(3), 98-114.
  • Barnes, M. A., Schwartzberg, S. L., Bedell, G., Counselman, E., & Marfeo, E. (2020). The Group-Leader Self-Assessment (GLSA) Tool: Preliminary Study of Reliability and Validity. The Journal for Specialists in Group Work, 45(4), 277-291.
  • Hoffman, L., Hutt, R., Tsui, C. K. Y., Zorokong, K., & Marfeo, E. (2020). Meditation-Based Interventions for Adults With Dementia: A Scoping Review. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 74(3), 7403205010p1-7403205010p14.

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HPAL Sharing work at Research Conferences:

Mentored Student Presentations:

American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine

American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference

Massachusetts Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference

Tufts Occupational Therapy Capstone Project Presentation Day