Special Session – Emerging FES interventions

Special Session – Emerging Functional Electrical Stimulation Interventions
Chair: Milos R. Popovic, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute – University Health Network

Speakers:
15mn presentation + 5mn questions/transition

Mike Headshot (1 of 1)Dr. Mike Willand – Research Fellow, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
Paper 49 – Michael Willand, Gregory Borschel and Tessa Gordon. “Electrically stimulating nerve and muscle to enhance regeneration and reinnervation following peripheral nerve injury.
pby_imageDr. Paul YooInstitute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto,
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network
Paper 51 – Paul Yoo and Zainab Moazzam. Restoring Urinary Function by Surface Electrical Stimulation.”
masani3-72dpi (2)Dr. Kei Masani – Scientist, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute – University Health Network, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto
Paper 69 –  Kei Masani “Functional electrical stimulation for postural control.”
Austin_HeadshotDr. Austin BergquistPost-Doctoral Fellow, affiliated with the Rehabilitation Engineering Laboratory (REL) at the University of Toronto, and the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute.
Paper 4 – Austin Bergquist, Matheus Wiest, Yoshino Okuma and David Collins. “Interleaved Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation of the Paralyzed Plantarflexors.
milosDr. Milos R. Popovic Associate Scientific Director, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute – University Health Network & Toronto Rehab Chair in Spinal Cord Injury Research
Paper 17
José Zariffa, Sander L. Hitzig and Milos R. Popovic. “Functional Electrical Stimulation Applied to Facial Muscles can be used to Neuromodulate Emotions”
MarquezChin_Cesar_image_2014Dr. Cesar Marquez-Chin – Scientist, Rehabilitation Engineering Laboratory
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute – University Health Network
Paper 54 – Cesar Marquez-Chin, Aaron Marquis and Milos R. Popovic. “BCI-Triggered Functional Electrical Stimulation Therapy for Upper Limb.

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