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Cleveland FES Center Press Releases

 

June 2017


knutson-tenureThe Cleveland FES Center congratulates Jayme Knutson, PhD on his promotion to Associate Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Case School of Medicine and Award of Tenure.
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June, 2017

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The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Svetlana Pundik, MD, MSc on receiving a VA VISN 10 SPARK Grant for her project entitled, “Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation for Post-Stroke Gait Rehab, a Pilot Study.”
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March, 2017

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Bolu Ajiboye, PhD and Robert Kirsch, PhD for their publication in The Lancet, “Restoration of reaching and grasping movements through brain-controlled muscle stimulation in a person with tetraplegia: a proof-of-concept demonstration.”
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March, 2017

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Jeffrey Capadona, PhD and Dustin Tyler, PhD elected members of the 2017 Class of American Institute for Medical & Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows.
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March, 2017

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Robert Kirsch, PhD elected Chair of the Council of Chairs (CoC) of Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering.
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March, 2017

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Jayme Knutson, PhD on his VA RR&D Merit Review entitled, “Hand Therapy after Stroke with Contralaterally Controlled FES (CCFES) Plus Video Games.”
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March, 2017

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates John Chae, MD elected president of the Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP).
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January, 2017

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Matt Williams, PhD on the award of his SPiRE grant entitled, “Effect of Upper Arm Support on the Hemiparetic Arm.”
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December, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Nathan Makowski, PhD. “Improving Walking with an Implanted Neuroprosthesis for Hip, Knee, and Ankle Control After Stroke” is the front cover research feature of the American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (AJPM&R), December issue.
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December, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Dennis Bourbeau, PhD on receiving the 2016 Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU) Research Foundation grant for “Automated closed-loop stimulation to inhibit neurogenic bladder overactivity.”
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October, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Andrew Pacyna, MS for being awarded one of Crain’s Cleveland Business Forty Under 40.
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October, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Richard Wilson, MD on his grant award from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, for Multimodal Treatment for Hemiplegic Shoulder Pain.
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October, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Jennifer Sweet, MD for being awarded one of Crain’s Cleveland Business Forty Under 40.
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October, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Megan Moynahan, MS and Hunter Peckham, PhD for receiving approval from the FDA Expedited Access Pathway for the Networked Neural Prosthetic (NNP) System.
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September, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Kevin Kilgore, PhD for the Zubizarreta House breaking ground.
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September, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates John Chae, MD for receiving FDA pain management clearance for SPR Therapeutics.
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September, 2016

The Cleveland Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) Center has been awarded a five year renewal (2017-2022) through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Rehabilitation Research and Development (RR&D) Service.
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September, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Greg Nemunaitis, MD on receiving  the SCI Model Systems Center grant from the National Institute for Disability and Independent Living, Rehabilitation and Research (NIDILRR).
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September, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Kevin Kilgore, PhD on receiving an FDA Orphan Products Grant.
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September, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Michael Fu, PhD and Jayme Knutson, PhD on receiving the New England Pediatric Device Consortium’s 2016 Target Challenge grant.
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September, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Aasef Shaikh, MD, PhD on the 2016 Grass Foundation Award in Neuroscience from the American Neurological Association.
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July, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Janet L. Gbur on being announced the winner of the 2016 ASM International Student Paper Contest for her entry entitled “Fatigue and Fracture of Wires and Cables for Biomedical Applications,” published in International Materials Reviews.
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May, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Janet L. Gbur and John J. Lewandowski, PhD, on their comprehensive review paper, “Fatigue and Fracture of Wires and Cables for Biomedical Applications,” published in International Materials Reviews.
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May, 2016
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The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Ali Mchaourab, MD on receiving the Learning! 100 Award.
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April 21, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Punit Vaidya, MD on receiving the FEB Wings of Excellence Award.
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March 17, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Bolu Ajiboye, PhD, on being featured in Nature Medicine.
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March 11, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Cameron McIntyre, PhD, on becoming an AIMBE Fellow.
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March 7, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Nathan Makowski, PhD, on his NIH Clinical and Translational Science Collaborative (CTSC) KL2 award.
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February 24, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Michael Fu, PhD, on his Pedal With Pete Foundation Award.
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February 23, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Ronald Riecher, MD, as one of Crain’s Cleveland Business Health Care Heroes.
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January 8, 2016

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates Tina Vrabec who defended her PhD thesis entitled “Direct Current Block of Peripheral Nerve: Electrode and Waveform Development.”
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January 4, 2016
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The Cleveland FES Center congratulates, Niloy Bhadra, MD, PhD for being awarded $50,000 from the Ohio Third Frontier Commission to further develop a removable device that uses electrical currents to block nerve signals for pain control.
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November 30, 2015


The Institute for Functional Restoration (IFR), was created at Case Western Reserve University to make available interventions developed on campus that address the functions lost due to spinal cord injury or other paralytic conditions.

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November 23, 2015

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The 2015 State of the FES Center was presented by Executive Director Robert Kirsch, PhD on October 29th. Read Newsletter Online

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October 27, 2015

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates, Niloy Bhadra, MD, PhD receiving a grant award from the Wallace H. Coulter Foundation “Evaluation of Percutaneous Electrodes for Direct Current Nerve Block”
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October 14, 2015

The Cleveland FES Center congratulates, Dennis Bourbeau, PhD receiving a grant award from VA RR&D “Afferent Stimulation to Evoke Recto-colonic Reflex for Colonic Motility”
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October 8, 2015

Congratulations to FES Center investigator Kingman Strohl, MD awarded first round funding from the NIH Common Fund’s Stimulating Peripheral Activity to Relieve Conditions (SPARC) program for the opportunity titled, Exploratory Technologies to Understand the Control of Organ Function by the Peripheral Nervous System for SPARC.
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October 5, 2015
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The Cleveland FES Center congratulates, Kevin Kilgore, PhD receiving a grant award from NIH NINDS “Kilohertz Frequency Alternating Current Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Pain Relief”
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September 29, 2015
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Please join the Cleveland FES Center congratulating P. Hunter Peckham, PhD, for presentation of the 2015 Case Western Reserve Medal for Health Science Innovation, the School of Medicine’s highest honor, for his efforts in advancing research, education and care in extraordinary ways.
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September 24, 2015

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Congratulations to FES Investigator Ela Plow, PhD for receiving the 2015 Cross Over Award from Conquer Paralysis Now!
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September 22, 2015
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Please join the Cleveland FES Center congratulating Anne Bryden, OTR/L, for recognition at
the 2015 Academy of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals meeting. Anne was awarded the
Therapy Leadership Council’s “Distinguished Clinician Award” for 2015!
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August 18, 2015

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