Global Work: General

World Health Organization

Our Faculty member Dr. Jonathan Pearlman was one of the contributing authors of the publication the World Health Organization (WHO), International Society of Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO), and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) publication:

Guidelines on the provision of manual wheelchairs in less resourced settings


RESNA Special Interest Group 17 (International Rehabilitation)

Some of our faculty and students have been part of RESNA's special interest group on international rehabilitation.


International Organization for Standardization

HERL is represented on numerous standards committees that draft new and better wheelchair standards. 


Delphi Study: International Mobility Research Challenges

We conducted a delphi study to identify challenges to performing wheelchair-related research in less resourced settings. 

Cooper RA, Jefferds AN, Wee J, Pearlman JL, International Mobility Technology Research: A Delphi Study to Identify Challenges and Compensatory Strategies, Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, in press.