Mariah W. Whitmore

Mariah W. Whitmore received the B.S. degree in chemical engineering from the University of Kansas in 2012 and the M.S. degree in biomedical engineering from Northwestern University in 2015. She is currently working toward the Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering at Northwestern University. She conducts research at the Center for Bionic Medicine at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. Her research interests include neuromuscular control of human locomotion and its applications to prosthesis control and injury prevention.

Associated articles

TBME, Special Issue: BRAIN
Gait Characteristics When Walking on Different Slippery Walkways
Mariah W. Whitmore, Levi J. Hargrove, Eric J. Perreault, Northwestern University, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, USA The ability to change gait patterns in the presence of a slippery surface is essential for minimizing the risk of a slip and fall. For individuals... Read more