State-of-the-art Care in Kenya.

State-of-the-art Care in Kenya.

Amparo prosthetics help CURE go mobile

This story was written by Naphtali Foster and originally published at CURE Kenya’s website

Amparo is a German-based company that is helping shape the history of making prosthetics. It started as a university project and turned into a company wanting to give people easier access to prostheses. The company began in 2016, and the Confidence Socket came onto the market in 2018.

One small step for an amputee and a giant leap for Amparo and GDI Hub

One small step for an amputee and a giant leap for Amparo and GDI Hub

This story was written by Giulia Barbareschi and originally published at GDI’s website

I have been a physio long before I became a researcher and, to this day, I still consider myself a clinician at heart. That is probably why I am always very happy to take the lead on more clinical research projects that would be at the bottom of the “favourite” list of a lot of my fellow HCI (Human Computer Interaction) researchers.