UW Bioengineering professor Dr. Joan Sanders was awarded best presentation for the Thranhardt Lecture Series at the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists annual meeting on February 21 in Orlando, Florida. Dr. Sanders presented her research on how different activities affect limb fluid volume in amputees. These findings may improve future prosthesis design and patient education.

Read more about the 2012 Thranhardt Lecture Series at the American Academy of American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists website.