DIBA MANI

DOB: 26 October 1988
Stockholm, Sweden

Neurophysiology of Movement Laboratory
University of Colorado at Boulder (UCB)

Phone: (303) 492-4975
Fax: (303) 492-6778
E-Mail: manid@colorado.edu

Education:
M.S., Integrative Physiology, UCB - In Progress
B.A., Integrative Physiology, UCB - Spring 2011
B.A., Asian Studies, UCB - Spring 2011

Current Projects:
"Muscle Fatigue, Motor Unit Discharge, and Left-Handedness"
"Insulin Resistance and Performance on Sensory and Motor Tasks in Older Adults"

Research Experience:
Graduate Research Assistant, Neurophysiology of Movement L ab, UCB - Fall 2011-Present
Undergraduate Research Assistant, Neurophysiology of Movement Lab, UCB - Fall 2006-Spring 2011

Teaching Experience:
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Neurophysiology (IPHY 4720), UCB - Fall 2011
Instructor, Boulder Judo Training Center & USA Judo - Fall 2006-Summer 2009

Publications, Posters, & Abstracts:
Diba Mani. Insulin Sensitivity and Motor Performance in Non-Diabetic Older Adults. Howard Hughes Medical Institute Undergraduate Poster Presentations, Boulder, 2011.
Diba Mani. Insulin Sensitivity and Motor Performance in Non-Diabetic Older Adults. Howard Hughes Medical Institute Abstract Presentations, Boulder, 2011.
Diba Mani. Analysis of Media Influences on Middle Eastern Immigrant Healthcare in the Unites States. Department of Asian Studies at University of Colorado, Boulder, 2011.
Jamie N. Justice, Lauren Pierpoint, Diba Mani, and Roger M. Enoka. Vitamin D Status and Performance on Motor Tasks in Older Adults. American College of Sports Medicine, 2010.
Lauren Pierpoint, Jamie N. Justice, Diba Mani, and Roger M. Enoka. Insulin Sensitivity and Motor Performance in Non-Diabetic Older Adults. American College of Sports Medicine, Boulder, 2010.
Diba Mani. Analysis of Cultural and Religious Influence on the Disparities of Middle Eastern Immigrant Healthcare in the United States. Department of Asian Studies at University of Colorado, Boulder, 2010.

Grants:
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Undergraduate Grant - Fall 2010-Spring 2011
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Fund, UCB - Summer 2010
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Fund, UCB - Fall 2009

Other Interests:
Integrative Physiology Student Board, UCB - Fall 2006-Present
Persian Students Organization, UCB, President - Fall 2006-Spring 2009
USA Judo, Olympic Training Center at Colorado Springs - Fall 2001-Present
Orchestral Violin - Fall 2001-Present