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Consequences of Falls

Start date: January 13, 2022

Screening Survey

STATUS: Enrolling participants

WHY: To help us understand the psychological and physical burden of falls in individuals with cerebral palsy (CP).


  • Children with CP, age 5-17 years [caregivers will answer surveys on behalf of their child], or
  • adults with CP, age 18-89 years (who are their own legal guardian)
  • able to walk (with or without assistant devices)
  • reads English.

WHAT: You'll complete surveys one-time, sent electronically to your email

TIME: 10-25 minutes total

COMPENSATION: $10 gift card

BENEFIT: Your child/you may not directly benefit from participating in this study. However, other patients may benefit from what we learn.  


If you have questions or would like to discuss this study prior to participation, contact the research coordinator, Marissa Thill.

Email: or call 651-229-1748.

If you're interested in participating, please complete our Screening Survey to get started.  

Study Team

Elizabeth Boyer, PhD, Principal Investigator

Linda Krach, MD, Co-Investigator

Marissa Thill, MS, Research Coordinator