April 2014

 

  • Congratulations to Allison Gainer (MSPO class of 2016; in front row far left end) and her team of undergraduate Biomedical Engineering students. Their innovation to improve intramedullary nails to hold a fractured femur together won the top prize at the Georgia Tech Capstone Design Expo. To read more, click here.
  • A article on the impact of new practitioners with entry-level master’s degrees in Prosthetics and Orthotics (P&O) that are entering the P&O profession describes a changing landscape and positive future. The article appears in the April 2014 issue of the O&P Edge Magazine. To read more click here.

  • The Georgia Tech MSPO Program, along with Ossur, will host the 2014 FLEX-RUN running clinic on Saturday, April 26th. Attendees of this event will learn how to dynamically align a sports prosthesis and how to analyze running technique. Click on the flyer above for more details.
  • Darren Bolger (MSPO 2013) was recently featured in the March/April edition of In Motion Magazine highlighting his experiences as a resident orthotist. Read more by clicking here.