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Fatone promoted to professor at Northwestern University

Fatone promoted to professor at Northwestern University
September 20, 2017

Stefania Fatone, PhD, BPO(Hons), principal investigator for research and development projects at Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center, has been promoted to professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University.

“Dr. Fatone’s contributions have been seminal within prosthetics and orthotics (P&O), effectively changing the discipline with the development of the Northwestern University Flexible Sub-Ischial Vacuum Socket for transfemoral amputation; leading research in the orthotic management of neuromuscular conditions, particularly stroke and cerebral palsy; and evaluating the outcomes of partial foot amputation to facilitate shared decision making,” according to a press release from the center.

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