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Boston Strong Grand Rounds

  • Date: May 31, 2021
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Eric M. Bluman, MD, PhD is the Medical Director and Director of Research at Brigham & Women’s Foot and Ankle Center. He is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics at Harvard Medical School.

Dara Casparian, PT, DPT, is an advanced clinician at Spaulding Outpatient Center in Plymouth. 

Beth Cornforth, PT, DPT, NCS, is a lecturer of physical therapy at MGH Institute of Health Professions. She is Physical Therapist and Advanced Clinician at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital.

David M. Crandell, MD, is an Instructor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the Harvard Medical School and a rehabilitation specialist at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital (SRH) Boston.

Organization: Hanger Clinic

Tom DiBello, CO, LO, FAAOP, is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Baylor College of Medicine, at Texas Women’s University and Chairman of the Advisory Committee of the Baylor College of Medicine’s MS Program in O&P. He also is a Director in the Department of Clinical and Scientific Affairs, Hanger Clinic.

Organization: Hanger Clinic

Brian Heckathorn, CP, received his undergraduate degree from Albion College and his graduate certificates in orthotics and prosthetics from Newington Certificate Program.

Jeffrey Kalish, MD, is currently an Associate Professor of Surgery and Radiology at Boston University School of Medicine, and an Attending Vascular Surgeon at Boston Medical Center.

Peter Kim, MD, currently works with Atrius Health at Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates.

Organization: Medical Center Orthotics & Prosthetics LLC

Art Molnar, CPO, serves as the clinical manager of military care at Medical Center Orthotics & Prosthetics.