MAUREEN KENNEDY POWERS

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Saccadic tracking skills of poor readers in high school
    Maureen Powers
    Gemstone Foundation Research Institute, Rodeo, California 94572, USA
    Optometry 79:228-34. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Improving visual skills: II-remote assessment via Internet
    MAUREEN K POWERS
    Gemstone Foundation Research Institute, Rodeo, California 94572, USA
    Optometry 80:61-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Paper tools for assessing visual function
    MAUREEN K POWERS
    Research Institute, Gemstone Foundation, Rodeo, California 94572, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 86:613-8. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Visual skills of poor readers in high school
    David Grisham
    School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Optometry 78:542-9. 2007

Research Grants

  1. The Role of Visual Skills in Reading
    MAUREEN KENNEDY POWERS; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

  • David Grisham
  • Phillip Riles

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Saccadic tracking skills of poor readers in high school
    Maureen Powers
    Gemstone Foundation Research Institute, Rodeo, California 94572, USA
    Optometry 79:228-34. 2008
    ..Oculomotor control has been implicated as a factor when reading is poor, but few studies exist for adolescents...
  2. doi request reprint Improving visual skills: II-remote assessment via Internet
    MAUREEN K POWERS
    Gemstone Foundation Research Institute, Rodeo, California 94572, USA
    Optometry 80:61-9. 2009
    ..Computer assessments have the potential to assist in identifying students whose visual skills are deficient. This study compared assessments made by an Internet-based computer orthoptics program with those of an on-site vision therapist...
  3. doi request reprint Paper tools for assessing visual function
    MAUREEN K POWERS
    Research Institute, Gemstone Foundation, Rodeo, California 94572, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 86:613-8. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Visual skills of poor readers in high school
    David Grisham
    School of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Optometry 78:542-9. 2007
    ..Prior findings suggest that poor readers tend to have poor visual skills, but few reports give full frequency distributions of skill variables, and little data are available for adolescents...

Research Grants2

  1. The Role of Visual Skills in Reading
    MAUREEN KENNEDY POWERS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Moreover, if visual skills training proves to be effective in improving reading scores, then new, efficient and economically powerful classroom techniques may emerge. ..