Low cost orthotic design and fabrication for children at NYU Langone Medical, in collaboration with CHIDS, the NYU Ability Project, and the NYU MakerSpace
The challenge we were presented with….
Splinting, Current Solutions
We decided to address this problem by…
Photos of old braces and testing videos - process
My role evolved along with the project itself …
The iterative design process was essential to this project…
Research & Prototyping
We were able to design and fabricate a reliable, functioning brace that is currently being used in clinical trials.
Victoria Bill, Gui-Hui Liu, Maggie Shao, Ryan Ho Ming Chan, Jessica Si, Vy-linh Gale, Sicheng Zhao, Andy Garcia