Leadership

Leadership2019-01-30T17:16:06+00:00

HOSTED BY:

University of Virginia
School of Engineering and Applied Science
School of Medicine
Center for Advanced Biomanufacturing

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Center for Rehabilitation Sciences Research


SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Co-Chairs

Fabrisia Ambrosio, PhD, MPT, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh
George Christ, PhD, Department of Biomedical Engineering & Orthopaedics, University of Virginia
Paul Pasquina, MD, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Uniformed Services University

Members

Nelson Hager, MD, MS, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Uniformed Services University
Shailly Jariwala, PhD, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Uniformed Services University
Fred Epstein, PhD, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia
Bobby Chhabra, MD, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Virginia
David Weiss, MD, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Virginia
LTC Luis Alvarez, PhD


SYMPOSIUM DIRECTORS

Fabrisia Ambrosio, PhD, MPT
Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Director, Cellular Rehabilitation Laboratory
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Michael Boninger, MD
Vice President, Medical Affairs, Community Provider Services, UPMC
Senior Associate Medical Director, HERL, VAPHS
Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Anthony Delitto, PhD, PT, FAPTA
Professor, Department of Physical Therapy
Dean, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Thomas A. Rando, MD, PhD
Neurology Service Chief, VAPAHCS
Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA

William R. Wagner, PhD
Director, McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Professor of Surgery, Bioengineering & Chemical Engineering
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA


SYMPOSIUM ORGANIZERS

  • UPMC Rehabilitation Institute
  • School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
  • The McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
  • Rehabilitation R&D Center of Excellence at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System