News and Awards
Prof. Crisco wins the inaugural 2017 Goel Award For Translational Research in Biomechanics from the American Society for Biomechanics.
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Prof. Crisco and Dr. Wolfe win the 2017 Kappa Delta Award - the most prestigious award in orthopedics!
2017 Student Research Day
More Lab News and Awards ...
- 2014: Nicolas Andry Award, The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons. "The Puzzle of the Thumb - Mobility, Stability, and Demands in Opposition." Amy Ladd, Joseph J. Crisco, Elisabet Hagert, Jessica Rose, and Arnold-Peter Weiss.
- 2014: ACL Research Highlighted in Stephen Hawkings Science of the Future, Designer Humans - Episode 5 of 6, National Geographic Channel, June 15, 2014
- 2013: Awarded "1st International Thumb Osteoarthritis Workshop (ITOW)". NIH/NIAMS
- 2013: Cabaud Research Award, American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine.
- 2013: Award-Winning Research May Make ACL Healing Without Reconstruction Possible. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
- 2013: Awarded "Thumb CMC Biomechanics and Early OA Progression". NIH/NIAMS.
- 2015: "Brain trauma research, care abounds at Brown". News from Brown, Dec. 23, 2015.
- 2014: "WHACK! Study measures head blows in girls' lacrosse". News from Brown, Dec. 1, 2014.
- 2013: "Biomechanics: Taking a whack at research". News and Events, Brown University
- 2013: "Ahead of the Game". Brown Medicine, Vol 19(3), Fall 2013
- 2013: "For young players, light bats don’t hit too fast". Brown University.
- 2013: "Study finds non-wood bats don't propel the ball at dangerous speeds". Consumer Affairs.
- 2013: Football Helmet Research Aimed at Reducing Concussion Injury. Orthopaedic Research Society News.
- 2012: Q&A with US Lacrosse. US Lacrosse.
- 2012: Helmet study for girls lacrosse. Brown Engineering News.
- 2007: The $1,000 Football Helmet. Time Magazine, Best Inventions of 2007 (Invented by J.J. Crisco and R.M. Greenwald).
Toy Controllers for Rehabilitation
- 2015: "Next level in therapeutic gaming", Providence Business News, Feb. 2, 2015
- 2013: Awarded "Motion-Specific Toy Controllers for Upper Extremity Rehabilitation in Children". NIH/NICHD
- 2009: Toys and Technology for Rehabilitation in Cerebral Palsy Patients. Science Daily.
- 2009: Student-designed toys help kids with motor disorders. Brown Daily Herald.