Institute of Sports Science

Rebekka Pomiersky

Institute of Sports Science
Wächterstraße 67,
2nd Floor, Room 202
  07071 29-76546
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Main research

  • Exercise therapy in rehabilitation and health services research
  • Promotion of physical activity, exercise and health in the elderly

Current projects

  • BaSAlt: physical activity promotion and individual physical counselling in the setting of an old people's home

Short vita

since 2019
Research assistant

University of Tübingen

Research assistant

University of Applied Sciences Mannheim and AGAPLESION Bethanien Hospital Heidelberg

Master's degree Sports Science and Health Promotion

University of Tübingen

Bachelor's degree Sports Science and Health Promotion

University of Freiburg

Bachelor’s degree education science

University of Education Freiburg

Selected publications

Journal articles

  • Pomiersky, R., Abel, B., Dautel, A. Schäufele, M., Pfeiffer, K., Bauer, J. M. & Hauer, K. (2018). Pain as the main determinant of fall-associated self-efficacy after hip/pelvic fracture in geriatric rehabilitation. Eur Geriatr Med 9(1): S140. doi: 10.1007/s41999-018-0097-4
  • Abel, B., Pomiersky, R., Bauer, J. M., Schäufele, M., Pfeiffer, K. & Hauer, K. (2018). Motor performance in the transition between inpatient geriatric rehabilitation and home environment in cognitively impaired patients after hip or pelvic fracture. Eur Geriatr Med 9(1): S139. doi:10.1007/s41999-018-0097-4
  • Abel, B., Pomiersky, R., Werner, C., Lacroix, A., Schäufele, M. & Hauer, K. (2019). Day-to-Day variability of multiple sensor-based physical activity parameters in older persons with dementia. Arch Gerontol Geriatr 85:103911. doi: 10.1016/j.archger.2019.103911
  • Pomiersky, R., Abel, B., Werner, C., Lacroix, A., Pfeiffer, K., Schäufele, M. & Hauer, K. (2019). Increasing Physical Activity in Persons with Dementia: A Randomized Controlled Trial. (under revision: Journal of Ageing and Physical Activity).
  • Dautel, A., Eckert, T., Gross, M., Hauer, K., Schäufele, M., Lacroix, A., Hendlmeier, I., Abel, B., Pomiersky, R., Gugenhan, J., Büchele, G., Reber, K. C., Becker, C. & Pfeiffer, K. (2019). Multifactorial intervention for hip and pelvic fracture patients with mild to moderate cognitive impairment: study protocol of a dual-centre randomized controlled trial (OF-CARE). BMC Geriatrics 19(125). doi: 10.1186/s12877-019-1133-z
  • Abel, B., Eckert, T., Pomiersky, R., Dautel, A., Schäufele, M., Pfeiffer, K., Hauer, K. & the PROFinD2|3 study group (2019). From Inpatient Rehabilitation into Home Environment: Cognitively Impaired Persons after Hip Fracture. (under revision: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society).