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Previous Projects -2009

  • AFO - Ankle Foot Orthotic - Customizable ankle orthotic

    Customer:

    Betsy Nitschke, Physical Therapist Unity Health

    Team Members:

    • Jonie Dye
    • Margaret Mayo
    • Meghan O’Donovan
    • Jeffrey Shearer
  • CDHSilo - Device to repair Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias

    Customer:

    Dr. Patti Chess, Walter Pegoli Department of Pediatrics

    Team Members:

    • Jonathan Pecor
    • Michael Hoffman
    • Rachelle Vosburg

    Supervisor:

  • Independent Environmental Access (iCan) - System to aid activity for patients with spinal cord injuries

    Customer:

    Simon Carson, M.S., OTR/L Sr. Occupational Therapist, URMC

    Team Members:

    • Allyson Zakrzewski
    • Margot Zevon
    • Joseph Jackson
    • Sara Neimanis

    Supervisor:

  • MicroEZmix by Pocket Dose - Apparatus/procedure to aid in mixed dosing of injectable drugs

    Customer:

    Sarah Szucs URMC

    Team Members:

    • Tristan Barrueco
    • Mark DeAngelo
    • Nicole Ruszczak

    Supervisor:

  • Nanomembrane Array for High-Throughput Drug Screening - Detection of proteins filtered using a silicon membrane array

    Customer:

    Dr. Harold Smith Department of Biochemistry, UR

    Team Members:

    • Andrew Flack
    • Brian Kraftschik
    • David Mitsche
    • Brian Willsey

    Supervisor:

  • Operation Respiration - A respiration monitor for use with a respirator for which typical methods do not work

    Customer:

    Dr. Timothy Stevens Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, URMC

    Team Members:

    • Megan Mekarski
    • Robert Handzel
    • Benjamin Horowitz
    • William Sipprell
  • PolyNet Technology - The characterization and delivery of a shape-memory polymer as a motion-preserving replacement for a lumbar intervertebral disc

    Customer:

    Mitchell Anthamatten, Ph.D. Department of Chemical Engineering, UR

    Team Members:

    • Cheryl Blechman
    • Woojin Han
    • Alvin Lomibao
    • Charity Wallace

    Supervisor:

  • TB-dx Microscopy Systems by Automated Diagnostics (AD) - Movable stage and slide delivery system for the automated diagnosis of TB

    Customer:

    Ben Castaneda, Ph.D. Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru

    Team Members:

    • Johanna Bentley
    • Katie Cooley
    • Derek Crowe
    • Meredith Evans

    Supervisor:

  • THERASSIST - Modifications of clinical treadmill to facilitate pacing by physical therapist

    Customer:

    Lynn Wood, Elizabeth Clark Unity Health

    Team Members:

    • Kevin Staton
    • Brian Flynn
    • Megan Miller

    Supervisor:

  • UltraNeedle - Apparatus to aid in the positioning of a needle during ultrasound procedures

    Customer:

    Dr. Paul Bigeleisen Department of Anesthesiology, URMC

    Team Members:

    • Bo Wang
    • Aaron Gelinne
    • Tony Broyld
    • Andrew Bochenko
  • Urine Oxidation - System to test for anti-oxidants in urine

    Customer:

    Julius Goepp, M.D. Lupine Creative Consulting, Inc.

    Team Members:

    • Kelly Kyker-Snowman
    • Martin Wegman
    • Jacquie Gertz
    • Ezra Carr

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  • Walk2 - Device to improve muscle stimulation to prevent foot drop in patients with hemiparesis

    Customer:

    Sarah Collins, Physical Therapist Unity Health

    Team Members:

    • Travis Helm
    • Jess Cicoria David van Deuren