Sharon Sonenblum, PhD

Senior Research Engineer

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Sharon Sonenblum is a Senior Research Engineer at CATEA. Prior to working at CATEA, Sharon worked on her Masters degree at Brown University doing research with the departments of Engineering and Orthopaedics on carpal kinematics, specifically the kinematics of the scaphotrapezio-trapezoidal joint.


Brown University, ScM.
Brown University, ScB.

Selected Publications

Harris, F.H., S. Sprigle, and S.E. Sonenblum, The Participation and Activity Measurement System (PAMS): an example application among people who use wheeled mobility devices. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, In Press.

Maurer, C., S. Sprigle, and S.E. Sonenblum, Load Redistribution in Variable Position Wheelchairs in People with SCI, Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, In Press.

Sonenblum, S.E., S. Sprigle, and C. Maurer, Use of Powered Tilt Systems in Everyday Life. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, 2009. 4(1): p. 24-30.

Sonenblum, S.E., et al., Characterization of power wheelchair use in the home and community. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 2008. 89(3): p. 486-91.

Sonenblum, S.E., et al., In vivo motion of the scaphotrapezio-trapezoidal (STT) joint. J Biomech, 2004. 37(5): p. 645-52.