Category: Research

2019 Meredith E. Drench Lecture
Tuesday, March 19 at 4 pm

“Start Here: Getting Real About Social Determinants of Health” Presented by Dr. Donald Berwick, President Emeritus and Senior Fellow at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement Tuesday, March 19 at 4 p.m. Sargent College, Room 101, 635 Comm. Ave., Boston, Massachusetts Reception to follow in the Sargent College Setterberg Lounge, 2nd floor. About the speaker Donald […]

Prof Cara Stepp Named American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Fellow

Cara Stepp, associate professor of speech, language & hearing sciences, has been named a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). The status of Fellow is retained for life and is one of the highest honors ASHA can bestow. This honor recognizes professional or scientific achievement and is given to an ASHA member who has made […]

Assistant Professor Deepak Kumar to Receive APTA Eugene Michels New Investigator Award

Deepak Kumar, PT, PhD, OCS, has been selected as a 2018 recipient of the Eugene Michels New Investigator Award from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). Kumar is an assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy & Athletic Training with joint appointments in Sargent’s Department of Health Sciences and the Clinical Epidemiology Research & […]

Sargent Labs Celebrate Biomechanics Day

On April 11, Sargent’s Human Adaptation, Motor Development, and Movement & Applied Imaging  labs celebrated the third annual Biomechanics Day, “a world-wide celebration of Biomechanics in its many forms for high school students and teachers.” The labs hosted students from Match Charter High School and Roxbury Youth Orchestra who learned and experienced how our researchers […]

Neuromotor Recovery Lab Partners with ReWalk Robotics, Spaulding on Soft Exosuit Study

“ReWalk Robotics Ltd., a leading manufacturer of robotic exoskeletons, announced today the official launch of its clinical study of the ReStore soft exo-suit system (ReStore) for the rehabilitation of individuals with lower limb disability due to stroke.  The first clinical study participant began using a ReStore last week at the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts where the study […]