A Passion for Health Care Research

A Passion for Health Care Research

Professor Gregory Hicks, Deputy Dean of the College of Health Sciences and former Department Chair of the Department of Physical Therapy, was recently appointed associate vice president for clinical and translational research. Read more about Hicks and his work in...
Robot Research Honored

Robot Research Honored

Fabrizio Sergi, an assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the University of Delaware, has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award to support fundamental research in motor control that could in the future improve practices in...
Moving Forward with Autism

Moving Forward with Autism

One in 40 children falls within the spectrum of disorders known as autism. These children can struggle with motor and communication skills. Anjana Bhat, an associate professor in the Biomechanics and Movement Science Interdisciplinary Graduate Program, has been...
From the Minds of Henswear

From the Minds of Henswear

An active exoskeletal garment, developed by faculty across UD, would help restore upper-body mobility for stroke survivors. Mechanical actuators within the device push and pull on cables that run through the sleeves, serving as artificial ligaments, muscles and...
Bringing Inclusion to Innovation

Bringing Inclusion to Innovation

For Martha Hall, Director of Innovation, clothing is more than just something that we wear. From compression garments for cancer patients to wearable devices for injured athletes and adaptive apparel for children with Down syndrome, UD research is making fashion...