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Event Speakers

Power in Prosthetics

  • Date: December 31, 2021 — May 31, 2024
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Organization: Ottobock

Hans Dietl, PhD, Dipl.-Ing. currently serves as the Chief Technology Officer of the Otto Bock Company Group where he focuses on management of R&D and technologies.

Organization: Ottobock

Alena Grabowski, PhD, is a VA Research Healthcare Scientist and an Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado Boulder.

Organization: Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

Levi J. Hargrove, PhD, PEng, Is currently the Associate Director of Center for Bionic Medicine at the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, and an Associate Professor in the Departments of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and the McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern University.

Kenton Kaufman, PHD, PE, is the W Hall Wendel Jr Muscu­loskeletal Research Professor, Director of Motion Analysis Laboratory, Professor of Bioengineering, and Consultant in the Departments of Orthopedic Surgery, Physiology and Biomedical Engineering at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Kaufman serves on the Medical Advisory Board for AOPA.

Organization: Blatchford Inc.

David Moser, PhD, is Director of Research and Technology at Blatchford and responsible for R&D and clinical evidence.

Organization: SpringActive Inc.

Jeffrey Ward, PhD, is the director of research and development for SpringActive Incorporated, a company he helped establish.

Jason Wilken, PhD, MPT, is the Director of the Military Performance Lab at the Center for the Intrepid at Brooke Army Medical Center. He is an Adjunct Faculty member for the Army-Baylor University Doctorate Program in Physical Therapy.

Organization: Blatchford Inc.

Professor Sir Saeed Zahedi OBE RDI FREng is a biomedical engineer and technical director at Chas A Blatchford & Sons.