Monthly Archives: September 2015

Highlights from 2015-2016 Wallace H. Coulter Seminar Series Speaker, Kevin Garrison

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The 2015-2016 Wallace H. Coulter Seminar Series got off to an exciting start with guest speaker, Kevin Garrison from Garrison’s Prosthetic Service, Inc. Garrison, an amputee himself, is an accomplished author and researcher in the field of prosthetics. Garrison co-owns Garrison’s Prosthetic Service, Inc. in North Miami Beach, Florida and Garrison’s Orthotic and Prosthetic Clinic […]

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Neural computer interface restores movement by helping the spinal cord rewire after injury

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In a study published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Jacob McPherson, Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, introduces a new therapy that seeks to help the nervous system rewire after a spinal cord injury. Titled, “Targeted, activity-dependent spinal stimulation produces long-lasting […]

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