Medical & Scientific Conferences

The Hanger Institute shares recent findings and innovative clinical tools at scientific conferences and meetings.

Recent Podium Presentations


Functional Outcomes in Diabetic Foot following Amputation

(Adam Fleischer, George Liu, Phil Stevens)
American Diabetes Association 80th Scientific Sessions
Virtual, June 2020

Microprocessor Knee Technology Reduces Odd of Incurring an Injurious Fall for Diabetic/Dysvascular Amputees

(Shane Wurdeman, Taavy Miller, Phil Stevens, Jim Campbell)
Combined AAP & ISPRM (Academy of Academic Physiatrists; International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine)
Orlando, March 2020

Indication, Benefits and Potential Shortcomings of Lower Limb Orthoses in the Management of Children with Hyptonia: Clinical Practice Guidelines

(Phil Stevens, Sally DiBello)
Combined AACPDM 73rd Annual and IAACD 2nd Triannual Meeting
Anaheim, Sept 2019

Mobility, Satisfaction and Quality of Life Among Long Term Dysvascular/Diabetic Prosthesis Users: Results of a National Cross-Sectional Survey

(Phil Stevens, Shane Wurdeman, Jim Campbell)
American Diabetes Association’s 79th Scientific Sessions
San Francisco, June 2019

Translation of SOSORT Consensus Guidelines into Internal Documentation Standards and Electronic Medical Record Templates for a National Provider of Scoliosis Bracing

(Phil Stevens, Megan Chamis, Drew Schieber, Shannon O’Shea)
Annual Meeting of SOSORT
San Francisco, April 2019

Translation and Subsequent Implementation of SOSORT Consensus Recommendations into Internal Clinical Practice Guidelines on Patient Management and Biomechanical Design Considerations for a National Provider of Scoliosis Bracing

(Phil Stevens, Megan Chamis, Brian Kerl)
Annual Meeting of SOSORT
San Francisco, April 2019

Recent Poster Presentations


Classification Tree to Determine the Probability of Functional Ambulation Levels Among Lower Limb Prosthesis Users

(Shane Wurdeman, Phil Stevens, Jim Campbell)
Presented at:
2020 combined meeting of the AAP and ISPRM, and
2019 American Congress of Rehabilitation

Functional Electrical Stimulation for Gait Deficits in Multiple Sclerosis: Clinical Practice Guidelines

(Phil Stevens)
Presented at the 2019 American Congress of Rehabilitation

Established Indications, Benefits and Shortcomings of Lower Limb Orthoses in the Management of Children with Cerebral Palsy: Clinical Practice Guidelines

(Phil Stevens, Sally DiBello)
Presented at the 2019 Combined AACPDM Annual and IAACD Triannual Meeting