ISSUED: (Tuesday, January 22, 2019 5:00 AM)
UNIVERSITY CLOSURE INFORMATION
All on-campus classes and activities for January 22, 2019 have been canceled. Online classes will continue as scheduled as they are delivered digitally and can be accessed without travel to the UNO campus.More Information CLOSEX
ANNOUNCEMENT BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 15, 2017:
ACCREDITATION STATEMENT The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CREDIT STATEMENT The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
OVERALL COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES
- Describe and explain the need for clinical translational research in biomechanics, variability, motor disorders, physical therapy and related studies.
- Comprehend the research outcomes being performed in biomechanics, variability, motor disorders, physical therapy and related studies.
- Recognize and develop future research methods for motor related disorders and variability studies.
The focus of the seminar series is to call for experts related to academia and research in the areas related to biomechanics, variability, motor disorders, physical therapy and related studies. The series includes local and nationally renowned professors and specialists presenting findings, stimulating thinking and creating collaboration ideas for the UNO faculty and students.
If you are interested in presenting, please contact Dr. Nick Stergiou.
SEMINAR SERIES SCHEDULE - FALL 2018
DATE SPEAKER PRESENTATION TOPIC AFFILIATION Aug. 24 Dr. Nick Stergiou Human Movement Variability and Falls in the Elderly University of Nebraska at Omaha Aug. 31 Dr. Andrew Hansen Development of Adaptive Technologies for Veterans with Disabilities Veterans Affairs, Minneapolis Minnesota Sep. 7 Dr. Mark Riley Biological monitoring challenges and solutions University of Nebraska-Lincoln Sep. 14 Dr. Conor Walsh Soft wearable robots for everyday wear Harvard University Sep. 21 Sep. 28 Dr. Aaron Likens Multiscale Characteristics of Human Performance University of Nebraska at Omaha Oct. 5 Dr. Robert Full Nature's Extremes in Motor Control-Gripping Geckos, Leap'n Lizards, Compressed Cockroaches, and Sprinting Spiders University of California-Berkeley Oct. 12 Dr. Andrew Kern Quantitiatve Analysis of Intra-articular Fractures, Foot Mechanics, and Foot Thermography: Potential for Improved Treatment? University of Nebraska at Omaha Oct. 19 Dr. Gregory Sawicki Biologically-inspired concepts guiding lower-limb exoskeleton design Georgia Tech University Oct. 26 Dr. William Marras Understanding Causal Pathways for Spine Disorders Ohio State University Nov. 2 Dr. Kharma Foucher Walking toward better total hip replacement outcomes University of Illinois-Chicago Nov. 9 NO SEMINAR Nov. 16 Dr. Cary Savage Cognitive Neuroscience of Obesity University of Nebraska-Lincoln Nov. 23 THANKSGIVING BREAK Nov. 30 Dr. Scott Vincent Biomechanical and Clinical Implications of the Unstable Spine University of Nebraska Medical Center Dec. 7 NO SEMINAR Dec. 14 FINALS WEEK
SEMINAR SERIES SCHEDULE - SPRING 2019
DATE SPEAKER PRESENTATION TOPIC AFFILIATION Jan. 11 Dr. Thomas Bulea Innovative Approaches for Evaluation and Device-Based Treatment of Gait Disorders in Children with Cerebral Palsy National Institutes of Health Jan. 18 Dr. Jenni Buckley Engineering Change: Strategic Action to Achieve Gender Diversity in Engineering and Medicine University of Delaware Jan. 25 Dr. Braden Fleming Strategies for Minimizing Posttraumatic Osteoarthritis after Joint Injury Brown University Feb. 1 Mr. David Martin TBD Nebraska Innovative Studio Feb. 8 Doctoral Student Presentation
Jeffrey Patterson NIH F31
Zachary Motz AHA Pre-doctoral Fellowship
University of Nebraska at Omaha Feb. 15 Dr. Luis Silva TBD University of Nebraska at Omaha Feb. 22 Dr. Kirk Erickson TBD University of Pittsburgh Mar. 1 UNO RESEARCH AND CREATIVE ACTIVITY FAIR Mar. 8 Dr. Alfred Fisher TBD University of Nebraska Medical Center Mar. 15 Dr. Hafizur Rahman TBD University of Nebraska at Omaha Mar. 22 SPRING BREAK Mar. 29 Dr. Jose Iriarte-Diaz TBD University of Illinois-Chicago Apr. 5 Dr. Andreas Skiadopoulos TBD University of Nebraska at Omaha Apr. 12 Dr. James Patton TBD University of Illinois-Chicago Apr. 19 Dr. Carolin Curtze TBD University of Nebraska at Omaha Apr. 26 NO SEMINAR May 3 FINALS WEEK
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