Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Space Technology & Prosthetics

Thomas Gorski

I am posting this inquiry on behalf of a researcher at the Discover Channel.

If you can help them with suggestions, please contact them directly (they

are not able to receive this listserve) at:Jeff Topham Researcher —

[email protected]

Tom Gorski, CAE

Executive Director

American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists

> —–Original Message—–

> From: [email protected] [SMTP:[email protected]]

> Sent: Friday, September 08, 2000 2:35 PM

> To: [email protected]

> Subject: Question for ULPS Discussion Group


> Hello.


> I am working on a series for Discovery Channel called Space Medicine

> and we’re working on a segment on NASA’s “Robonaut”, which is being

> designed

> for the International Space Station. It’s an amazing machine, with

> highly dextrous

> hands…


> I’m wondering if anyone can help me connect this space research to people

> on the

> ground, who might be benefitting (or benefit in the future) from this

> technology.


> So any information on groundbreaking work in the prosthestics industry

> would be great, as

> it might tie in to our story.


> Thanks for any help, ideas, contacts or suggestions…


> Jeff Topham

> Space Medicine – Discovery Channel

> Vancouver, Canada



> Submitted by:

> Jeff Topham Researcher

> [email protected]


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