16 - 19 June 2025 I.S.P.O. 20th World Congress

Stefania Fatone

University of Washington, Seattle, USA


Stefania Fatone joined the University of Washington in January 2022 as Professor and Associate Chair in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Program Director of the Division of Prosthetics and Orthotics. Prior to that, Prof. Fatone was a faculty member in the Northwestern University Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation for two decades. Prof. Fatone has over 20 years of experience conducting prosthetics and orthotics research and currently leads multiple research projects funded by federal agencies and professional organizations. Her research includes a broad range of experimental, qualitative, and review studies in areas such as transfemoral prosthetic socket biomechanics and design, orthotic management of upper motor neuron lesions, and partial foot amputation. She has published nearly 100 journal articles, book chapters, editorials, commentaries, and evidence notes and presents regularly at conferences nationally and internationally. Prof. Fatone is an honorary Member of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists and a recipient of the Academy’s distinguished Research Award. She is the co-developer of the NU-FlexSIV and NU-FlexSIS Socket technique and previously served as co-Editor-in-Chief of Prosthetics and Orthotics International.


University of Washington, Seattle, USA

Program Items

25/04/2023 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM Poster session

Location: Joya, Business Center I, First floor

Joya, Business Center I, First floor
Luphiwo Mduzana (Walter Sisulu University, Mthatha, South Africa) Carlos Galvan Duque (Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico) ELISA VENTURA -AQUINO Clément Favier Stefania Fatone (University of Washington, Seattle, USA) Seong Jin TAKASHI NAKAMURA Gary Guerra (Department of Exercise and Sport Science, St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, Texas, USA) Gai Higuchi Japheth Tobison Renata Rioseco Robert Ngarambe Gemma Ranson Merel van der Stelt Paporn Chokpitiboon
27/04/2023 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Keynote lecture

Location: Guadalajara 3, Ground floor

Guadalajara 3, Ground floor
Jacqueline Hebert (University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada) Stefania Fatone (University of Washington, Seattle, USA)
27/04/2023 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM Free paper session

Location: Tonalá, Second floor

Tonalá, Second floor
Laura Baron (Hospital Universitario San Vicente Fundación, Medellín, Colombia) Andrea Cutti (INAIL, Budrio, Italy) Alex Dickinson (Faculty of Engineering and Physical Science University of Southampton, United Kingdom) Stefania Fatone (University of Washington, Seattle, USA) Claudia Ghidini (Imperial College London, United Kingdom) Shinichiro Kon (Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyko, Japan)