Sydney Schaefer is currently an assistant professor in the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering at Arizona State University.
Total mentored projects: 6
Developing a mechanism to actively assist the knee joint during high-risk movements will reduce the risk of joint re-injury.
A new knee brace electronic platform will provide insights into an athlete’s performance and risk of re-injury after knee ligament surgery.
Researching ways to model anterior cruciate ligament tear risks and designing a smart knee brace device will help prevent ACL tears.
Developing a device with Phoenix Children’s Hospital to safely transport children with omphalocele birth defects will help families bring their children home.
Finalizing a protocol to image the ApoE genotype will help determine a person’s risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease.