2018 Resident Research Awards
Friday, January 11, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Manisha S. Bhaskar
Tel: (202) 380-3663
ACADEMY ANNOUNCES RESIDENT RESEARCH AWARD WINNERS
Winners represent the best in O&P resident research.
The Academy is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Resident Research Awards. These research projects are the best submissions from individuals currently enrolled in National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education (NCOPE) residencies.
Best of the Resident Directed Studies
- “Comparing PLUS-M Administration by Phone to In-person Techniques” by Brandon Smith
- “Novel Dehydration Technique in Plaster Mold Fabrication and Its Effects on Vacuum Thermoforming” by Alexander Boehme
- “Entrustment Trends in Orthotic and Prosthetic Residencies” by Maria Lourdes Carmela Cruz
A list of past award-winning resident research projects can be found on the Academy website.
About the Academy
The Academy, founded in 1970, is the professional organization representing certified practitioners, state-licensed practitioners, assistants, technicians, fitters, and others affiliated with the profession of orthotics and prosthetics (O&P). It is dedicated to helping its members provide the highest level of professionalism and service to their patients. To learn more about the Academy, please visit www.oandp.org.