May 2013

Robert Kistenberg (MSPO faculty) recently partnered with an industry developer of upper limb prosthesis technology to design, create, fit and tune upper limb prosthesis systems for Aimee Copeland. Aimee is a young adult with multiple limb loss who has overcome unique challenges.
UPDATE: Aimee Copeland gets new high-tech hands (NBC News)

MSPO faculty Geza Kogler presented his research on the use of ultrasonography as a diagnostic clinical tool in determining tissue behavior and stiffness characteristics of the foot at The Orthotics Technology Forum. The forum was an international event held at Georgia Tech to address digital technology relevant to the design and fabrication of foot orthoses. Click here for more details.