Linda Resnick honored with 2017 Magnuson Award

April 26, 2017

Professor Linda Resnik has been awarded the Paul B. Magnuson Award for her work with Veterans who have experienced upper-limb loss.

The Magnuson Award is the VA Rehabilitation Research and Development (RR&D) service's highest honor — it is given to acknowledge entrepreneurship, humanitarianism, and dedication in service to Veterans.

Resnik has been recognized for her "extraordinary commitment to Veterans with limb loss, her contributions to the design and evaluation of prosthetic devices and controls ... and her pioneering developments in the measurement and evaluation of rehabilitation care delivery."