Dr. Kenton Kaufman, Ph.D., P.E., Mayo Clinic
W. Hall Wendel Jr. Musculoskeletal Research Professor
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Director, Biomechanics/Motion Analysis Laboratory
Consultant, Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, Physiology and Biomedical Engineering

Current research is aimed at:

  • Improving the rehabilitation of Wounded Warriors
  • Developing advanced prosthetics and orthotics
  • Improving wheelchair mobility
  • Designing and developing a pressure microsensor that will measure muscle force in vivo
  • Developing methods for field-based monitoring of human movement

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Dr. Daniel J. Kelly, B.A., B.A.I., M.Sc., Ph.D., F.T.C.D., Trinity College Dublin
Associate Professor Bioengineering
Director of Trinity Centre for Bioengineering

Current research is aimed at:

  • Stem Cell Mechanobiology
  • Cartilage Tissue Engineering
  • Modelling cell and tissue response to their external environment
  • Soft Tissue Mechanics
  • Medical Devices

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Dr. Roger Haut, Ph.D., Michigan State University
University Distinguished Professor
Director, Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratories

Current research is aimed at:

  • Post-traumatic Osteoarthritis
  • Surgical Methods and Materials Research
  • Pediatric Skull Fracture Research
  • Soft Tissue Mechanics
  • Shoe Design and Testing Research

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Dr. Robert LaPrade, Steadman Philippon Research Institute
Orthopaedic Complex Knee and Sports Medicine Surgeon
Chief Medical Officer and Co-Director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship Program

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