Editorial Board : JPO: Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics

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Steven A. Gard, PhD
Executive Director, Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center for Education & Research
Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Feinberg School of Medicine
Research Health Scientist with the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center
Chicago, IL


Miki Fairley
Phone: (970) 507-1848
Fax: (866) 472-0451

Kristie Bjornson, PT, PhD, MS
Associate Professor in the division of Developmental Medicine, Pediatrics at the University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital Research Institute - Seattle, WA
Goeran Fiedler, PhD
Associate professor for the Master of Science in Prosthetics and Orthotics (MSPO) program at the University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh, PA​

Mark Geil, PhD
Associate Dean for Research and Operations in the Wellstar College of Health and Human Services at Kennesaw State University - Kennesaw, GA 
Brian J. Hafner, PhD
Professor in the University of Washington (UW) Department of Rehabilitation Medicine 
Adjunct Professor in the UW Department of Mechanical Engineering - Seattle, WA       
Michelle J. Hall, MS, CPO, LPO, FAAOP(D)
Prosthetic team lead and Orthotic and Prosthetic Residency Director at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare - St. Paul, MN     
Daniel Heitzmann, Dipl. Ing. (FH)
Research Engineer, Prosthetist, and Orthotist with the Centre of Orthopedics, Trauma Surgery and Spinal Cord Injury, Heidelberg University Hospital - Heidelberg, Germany
M. Jason Highsmith, PT, DPT, PhD, CP, FAAOP
National Program Director and National Director for Clinical Orthotist & Prosthetist Service Veterans Health Administration Office of Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Services - Tampa, FL
Peter Kyberd, PhD, MSc, BSc
Visiting Professor at University College London, London University - London, England 
Matthew J. Major, PhD
Research health scientist at the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center
Associate professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Northwestern University - Chicago, IL
Sara Morgan, PhD, CPO
Clinical Scientist and Scientific Lead for Spine Research at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare - St. Paul, MN
Affiliate Assistant Professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, MN
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Washington - Seattle, WA
David Morgenroth, MD
Professor and Vice-Chair for Research in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Washington
Staff Physician and Associate Program Director for the Amputation Rehabilitation Fellowship at VA Puget Sound Health Care System - Seattle, WA
Core Investigator in the VA RR&D Center for Limb Loss and Mobility (CLiMB)
Elaine Owen, MBE, MSc SRP, MCSP
Clinical specialist physiotherapist and a guest lecturer with Salford University, School of Health and Society, Prosthetics and Orthotics - Salford, England             
Phillip M. Stevens, CPO, MEd, FAAOP
Director within Hanger Clinic's Department of Clinical and Scientific Affairs - Salt Lake City, UT