RMT Podcast #155 – Michael Boninger, MD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Michael Boninger, MD. Dr. Boninger is the UPMC Endowed Chair and Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and the Senior Associate Medical Director, Human Engineering Research Laboratories, University of Pittsburgh. He is also the Director of the UPMC Rehabilitation Institute. Dr. Boninger discusses recent developments in regenerative rehabilitation.

For more information about Dr. Boninger, click here.

Host John Murphy.

For more information about the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, visit:

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RMT Podcast #150 – Patrick Cantini

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes back Patrick Cantini. Mr. Cantini is the Strategy and Business Development Officer at the McGowan Institute. Mr. Cantini discusses the upcoming Fourth Annual Symposium on Regenerative Rehabilitation.

For more information about the Fourth Annual Symposium on Regenerative Rehabilitation, click here.

For information about the Symposium director, Dr. Fabrisia Ambrosio, click here.

Host John Murphy.

For more information about the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, visit:

McGowan Institute Research Site
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RMT Podcast #144 – Rory Cooper, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes back Dr. Rory Cooper. Dr. Cooper is the FISA/PVA Endowed Chair and a Distinguished Professor of the Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh. He is also the Center Director at the Center of Excellence for Wheelchair and Related Technology, VA Rehabilitation Research & Development Center, and a Senior Research Career Scientist at the VA Rehabilitation Research and Development Service, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Dr. Cooper discusses his work on improving wheelchairs and other tools for the disabled.

For more information about Dr. Cooper, click here.

For more information about the Human Engineering Research Lab, click here.

Host John Murphy.

For more information about the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, visit:

McGowan Institute Research Site
McGowan Institute Patient Site
McGowan Institute on Facebook
McGowan Institute on Twitter

RMT Podcast #133 – David Borton, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes David Borton, PhD. Dr. Borton is an Assistant Professor in the School of Engineering at Brown University as well as a Neuroengineer at the Swiss National Institute of Technology. Dr. Borton discusses his research on spinal injuries and regenerative rehabilitation.

For more information about Dr. Borton, click here.

Host John Murphy.

For more information about the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, visit:
McGowan Institute Research Site
McGowan Institute Patient Site
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RMT Podcast #112 – Steven Wolf, PhD, PT, FAPTA

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Steven L. Wolf, PhD, PT, FAPTA. Dr. Wolf is a Research Physiologist at the Atlanta Vision Loss Center and Professor in the Departments of Rehabilitation Medicine and Medicine, and Assistant Professor in the Department of Cell Biology, Emory University School of Medicine. He is also Professor of Health and Elder Care in the Nell Woodruff Hodgson School of Nursing at Emory University.  Dr. Wolf discusses his work in Regenerative Rehabilitation and the importance of educating clinicians in the field.

For more information about Dr. Wolf, click here.

Host John Murphy.

For more information about the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, visit:
McGowan Institute Research Site
McGowan Institute Patient Site
McGowan Institute on Facebook
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RMT Podcast #111 – Thomas Rando, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Thomas Rando, PhD. Dr. Rando is the deputy director of the Stanford Center on Longevity at Stanford University and a professor with the Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine.  Dr. Rando discusses his research in muscle stem cell biology as well as his role in the upcoming Regenerative Rehabilitation Symposium in Pittsburgh.

For more information about Dr.Rando, click here.

Host John Murphy.

For more information about the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, visit:
McGowan Institute Research Site
McGowan Institute Patient Site
McGowan Institute on Facebook
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RMT Podcast #97 – Fabrisia Ambrosio, PhD, MPT

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Fabrisia Ambrosio, PhD, MPT. Dr. Ambrosio is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Pittsburgh. She is also the co-director of the Clinical Translation/Rehabilitation Lab of the Stem Cell Research Center. Dr. Ambrosio discusses the upcoming symposium that aims to unite regenerative medicine and physical therapy.

For more information about Dr. Ambrosio, click here.

Host John Murphy.

For more information about the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, visit:
McGowan Institute Research Site
McGowan Institute Patient Site
McGowan Institute on Facebook
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RMT Podcast #31 – Rory Cooper, PhD

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.

For more information about the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, visit:
McGowan Institute Research Site
McGowan Institute Patient Site
McGowan Institute on Facebook
McGowan Institute on Twitter

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