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How Access Makes the Difference | Roger Gonzalez | TEDxUTEP

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Dr. Gonzalez’s talk focuses on his story about growing up on the border and his inspiration behind developing prosthetics for amputees in developing countries. Dr. Roger Gonzalez is Chair and Professor of Engineering Education and Leadership at The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). He is also the Founder and CEO of LIMBS International. Dr. Gonzalez’s research focus is on understanding the internal loading conditions of the human knee joint. He also conducts research on the development of ultra-low cost prosthetic devices for the developing world. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

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