Winter Quarter 2022

          
Perspectives in Assistive Technology
ENGR110/210

          

David L. Jaffe, MS
Lathrop Library Classroom 282
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 4:00 to 5:30pm PST

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Lecture Schedule

Community members are welcome to attend the in-person classroom lectures. You need not be a Stanford student to attend, no signup is required, and there is no charge. Lectures are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:15 to 4:450pm PST in Lathrop Library Classroom 282. Lecture information is published in Perspectives, the course newsletter. Email the instructor to request a subscription.

2022 Lecture Calendar

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List of Speakers and Topics

If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in the course,
please contact the course instructor. Requests should be made at least two weeks in advance.


Lecture Schedule

Click on the date to view more information about a particular lecture,
including presenter's photograph & biosketch and lecture abstract.

Week Date Topic

1

Tue - Jan 4th

Course Overview & Introduction to Assistive Technology
David L. Jaffe, MS

 

Thu - Jan 6th

Project Pitch Day
Project Suggestors

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Tue - Jan 11th

Creating Assistive Technologies - Understanding the Problem
Gayle Curtis, MS

 

Thu - Jan 13th

Bridging the Gap between Consumers and Products in Rehabilitation Medicine
Deborah E. Kenney, MS, OTR/L

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Tue - Jan 18th

Perspectives of Stanford Students and Faculty with a Disability
Mary Cooper, Gene Sung-Ho Kim, Kevin Mintz, Bhavya Shah, Erik Sibley

 

Thu - Jan 20th

From Idea to Market: Eatwell, Assistive Tableware for Persons with Cognitive Impairments
Sha Yao

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Tue - Jan 25th

Designing Beyond the Norm to Meet the Needs of All People
Peter W. Axelson, MSME, ATP, RET

 

Thu- Jan 27th

Improving Home Environments for Older Adults
Matteo Zallio, M.Arch, PhD

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Tue - Feb 1st

Issues of Human Interface Design
Gary M. Berke, MS, CP, FAAOP

 

Thu - Feb 3rd

Accessible Making: Designing Makerspaces for Accessibility
Kat M. Steele, PhD, MS

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Tue - Feb 8th

Mid-Term Team Project Presentations

 

Thu - Feb 10th

Assistive Robotics
Monroe Kennedy III, PhD

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Tue - Feb 15th

VA Palo Alto Health Care System
B. Jenny Kiratli, PhD & Jeffrey P. Jaramillo, MSPT

 

Thu - Feb 17th

Field Trip to the Magical Bridge Playground
Olenka Villarreal

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Tue - Feb 22nd

The Design and Control of Exoskeletons for Rehabilitation
Katherine Strausser, PhD

 

Thu - Feb 24th

Designing Exoskeletons and Prosthetic Limbs that Enhance Human Performance
Steven H. Collins, PhD

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Tue - Mar 1st

Assistive Technology Faire
Various Vendors of Products and Services

 

Thu - Mar 3rd

Wheelchair Fabrication in Developing Countries
Ralf Hotchkiss

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Tue - Mar 8th

End-of-Term Student Team Project Presentations

 

Thu - Mar 10th

Student Project Demonstrations, Course Evaluation, and Celebration

Updated 12/01/2021

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