Dr. Rory Cooper visits Regenerative Medicine Today and shares highlights of his exciting studies on rehabilitation. Dr. Cooper is the Chair and Distinguished University Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh.  He also is a Veterans Affairs Career Scientist and Director, Human Engineering Research Laboratories (HERL), VA Center of Excellence in Wheelchairs and Associated Rehabilitation Engineering.

Dr. Cooper’s research interests include:

  • Assistive Technology Design and Instrumentation
  • Standards and Quality Assurance
  • International Rehabilitation
  • Assistive Technology Policy and Access

In addition, he was one of the organizers of the Quality of Life Technology (QoLT) Center that draws many people from multiple departments, schools and programs at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh.

In this podcast, he highlights some of the promising initiates emerging from his laboratories and from the Quality of Life Technology Center.

For more information about Dr. Cooper’s work, please visit the following sites:

Health and Rehabilitation Sciences-University of Pittsburgh

McGowan Institute Faculty Page

Quality of Life Technology (QoLT) Center

Human Engineering Research Laboratories

Host John Murphy.

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