September 2006

Grant Award – Robert Kistenberg, Chris Hovorka of the Georgia Tech MSPO program and Mark Geil, Ph.D., Director of the Georgia State University Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology and Health were awarded a grant to develop an online continuing education course in Outcome Measurements in Lower Limb Prosthetics. The grant was provided by the Department of Education and the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists.

Ellen Frick – Georgia Tech MSPO class of 2005 announced that her research in conjunction with Dr. Jay Alberts in the form of a manuscript entitled, “Combined Use of Repetitive Task Practice and an Assistive Robotic Device in Subacute Stroke: A Case Report,” is scheduled for publication in the October issue of Physical Therapy.