Lindsay Slater receives spring 2021 AHS Interdisciplinary Pilot Grant

Lindsay Slater  has been selected from the Spring 2021 round of applications to receive an AHS Interdisciplinary Pilot Grant for her research proposal entitled “A novel approach to treat knee osteoarthritis in patients with and without history of lower limb amputation.”  She will collaborate with Kharma Foucher and Pim Jetanalin (UIC College of Medicine) to test whether ischemic conditioning improves muscle strength and gait performance in individuals with osteoarthritis with and without transfemoral amputation.