EACE ECHO: Intuitive Clinician Control Interface for a Powered Knee-Ankle Prosthesis: (A Case Study)

April 22, 2020

Program Description

This webinar will discuss challenges in human mobility and explain solutions to these challenges with clinically relevant powered knee-ankle prostheses. Results of high and low level control of prosthetic legs will be discussed, as well as ambulation modes and how to navigate them.

Target Audience

 

  • Occupational Therapists
  • PM& R Physicians
  • Orthotists
  • Prosthetists

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain challenges in human mobility.
  2. Compare complete and partial assistance exoskeletons.
  3. Discriminate between high and low level control of a prosthetic leg.
  4. Evaluate 4 distinct ambulation modes.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit
    DHA J-7 CEPO is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education. ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit providers will be provided a certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit providers may receive a maximum of 1.00 hours for completing this Internet Live Course activity.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    DHA J-7 CEPO is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DHA J-7 CEPO designated this Internet Live Course activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 AOTA
    The Defense Health Agency J-7 Continuing Education Program Office is an American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Approved Provider of continuing education. This activity was planned by and for the health care team, and learners will receive 1.000.1 AOTA CEUs. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
Course opens: 
04/08/2020
Course expires: 
05/06/2020
Event starts: 
04/22/2020 - 12:00
Event ends: 
04/22/2020 - 13:00

Robert D. Gregg, IV, PhD

-Associate Professor in Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and the Robotics Institute at University of Michigan

-Directs the Locomotor Control Systems Laboratory, which conducts research on the control mechanisms of bipedal locomotion with applications to wearable and autonomous robots.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit
    DHA J-7 CEPO is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education. ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit providers will be provided a certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit providers may receive a maximum of 1.00 hours for completing this Internet Live Course activity.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    DHA J-7 CEPO is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DHA J-7 CEPO designated this Internet Live Course activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 AOTA
    The Defense Health Agency J-7 Continuing Education Program Office is an American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Approved Provider of continuing education. This activity was planned by and for the health care team, and learners will receive 1.000.1 AOTA CEUs. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
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