Bioengineer, Inventor, Veteran, and Athlete
Los Angeles, California
Rory Cooper is a distinguished professor of rehabilitation engineering at the University of Pittsburgh and a senior career scientist for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. His team has developed over 100 inventions and holds multiple patents related to wheelchairs, robotics, and wearable instruments designed to improve the lives of people with disabilities and military veterans.
Image courtesy of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.