Alicia J. Davis
Alicia J. Davis has been a clinical prosthetist and orthotist since 1991 and is currently the Residency Program Director at the University of Michigan Orthotic and Prosthetic Center. She taught at Eastern Michigan University’s Master of Prosthetics and Orthotics Program in upper extremity prosthetics. Her research interests are focused on upper extremity prosthetics. Dr. Davis serves on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists.
TNSRE, Featured ArticlesAn Empirical Evaluation of Force Feedback in Body-Powered Prostheses
Jeremy D. Brown, Timothy S. Kunz, Duane Gardner, Mackenzie K. Shelley, Alicia J. Davis, R. Brent Gillespie
Myoelectric prostheses have many advantages over body-powered prostheses, yet the absence of sensory feedback in myoelectric devices is one reason body-powered devices are often preferred by amputees. While considerable progress has been made in the mechanical design and control of... Read more
Posted on 16 MAR 2017