Northwestern University is delighted to announce that the newest issue of
Capabilities (Winter 2011) is now freely available online in Adobe PDF format:
. NUPOC’s Ribbon Cutting and Open House
. Major gifts to NUPOC
. Design concepts for NUPOC’s new space
. Dedication of the Childress Commons
. Meet postdoctoral fellow, Azucena Rodriguez
. The importance of collaborative research
. NUPOC’s P&O service trip to Zacapa, Guatemala
. Kudos to Stefania Fatone, who was guest editor of Prosthetics and Orthotics
International; Christopher Robinson, who received a 2010 OPERF Educator Award and
recognition as Fellow of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists; Eric
Nickel, who successfully defended his master’s thesis; and Tom Karolewski, who
completed his master’s degree in Education
Capabilities is a free, quarterly publication issued by the Northwestern University
Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center for Prosthetics and Orthotics.
Capabilities is funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation
Research (NIDRR) of the Department of Education under grant number H133E080009. The
opinions expressed in this publication are those of the grantee and do not
necessarily reflect those of the Department of Education.
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We hope you will enjoy this issue of Capabilities.
R. J. Garrick, PhD
Project Director, Resource Unit
for Information and Education Services
Prosthetics-Orthotics Center (NUPOC)
Feinberg School of Medicine
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