Ing. Angelo Davalli, graduated in Electronic Engineering since 1988 and in Orthopedic Techniques since 1998. In 1992 he has held the role of referent research area at the Inail Prosthesis Center, following several national and international projects and developing control systems for upper limb prostheses. He also deals with electronic aids, domotics and sports for the disabled. Since 2009 he has held the role of Head of Training and Documentation and of Project Manager for several research projects. Since 2003 he has lectured at several Italian universities and is a contract professor at the University of Bologna in the Orthopedic Technique. Since 2011 he is an ECC (European Care Certificate) trainer. Member in international commissions for technology in sport. International Paralympic Sports Classifier. Within the MeTAcOs project he is INAIL technical co-manager.
Ing. Emanuele Gruppioni, graduated in Electronic Engineering with a Specialization in Biomedical in 2006 and in Orthopedic Techniques in 2014. He is a reviewer for IEEE and is currently responsible for the Research Area (Technical and Health) at the INAIL Prosthetic Center in Vigorso di Budrio. His main activities concern project management and technical coordination of research projects, in collaboration with numerous research centers, the design and development of prosthetic systems and devices for rehabilitation. Within the MeTAcOs he is Project Manager.
Dott. Amedeo Amoresano is Medical Director II Physiatrist level of the INAIL Prosthetic Center since December 15th 2016, with experience in the rehabilitation of upper and lower limb amputee patients since 1997, the year in which he began working at this facility as an outpatient specialist; since 2005 as a winner of national competition for first level Medical Executives, and with a greater role since February 2008 up to the appointment as Primary physiatrist. Co-author of numerous publications concerning the rehabilitation of the amputee and the phantom limb syndrome, he participated in the drafting of rehabilitation protocols for myelolesi patients using exoskeletons, an activity that is currently continued with INAIL patients together with his rehabilitation team. He teaches as a contract professor at the school of specialization in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Padova.
D.ssa Gioconda Carluccio, graduated with honneurs in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Bologna 1986. She obtained with honneurs the Specialty in General Surgey in 1991. She holds the position of medical director of the Day Hospital service since 2005, with clinical-therapeutic management function of the patient in hospitalized under DH at the INAIL Prosthesis Center. She is also in charge of the IRC Training Center “INAIL Centro Protesi” activated at the Prosthesis Center since December 2007.
Dott. Giulio Maria Marcheggiani Muccioli, graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Bologna in 2006. He obtained the Specialty in Orthopedics and Traumatology in 2012. He received a Ph.D. in Surgical Sciences from the University of Bologna in 2016. He holds the position of medical director of “Pathology of the Shoulder and Knee” at the Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute. He is also an Adjunct Professor at the Faculty of Sport Sciences of the University of Bologna. Within the MeTAcOs project he is responsible for the tasks related to the Surgical Protocol.
Dr.ssa Laura Bragonzoni, graduated in Motor Sciences, equivalent to the Specialized Degree in Sciences and Techniques of Preventive and Adapted Motor Activity at the University of Bologna in 2001. She obtained a PhD in Disciplines of Motor and Sport Activities at the University of Bologna. Within the MeTAcOs project she plays the role of Scientific Manager for the Sub-Partner University of Bologna (UNIBO).
Dr. Marco Bontempi, graduated in Physics at the University of Bologna in 2000. He received his PhD in Physics at the University of Bologna in 2004. He currently holds the position of researcher at the Institute of Biomechanics and Technological Innovation of the Institute Rizzoli Orthopaedic. He is also a Research Fellow at the Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences (DIBINEM) of the University of Bologna.
Ing. Marco Controzzi, graduated in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Pisa in 2008. He received his PhD in Biorobotics at the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies in 2013. He is currently Assistant Professor at the Biorobotics Institute of the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies.
Ing. Francesco Clemente, graduated in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Pisa in 2012. He received his PhD in Biorobotics at the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies in 2016. He is currently a Research Fellow at the Biorobotics Institute of the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies.