John-Ross Rizzo ,

  • Rehabilitation Medicine, Vice Chair for Innovation & Equity, Ilse Melamid Endowed A/Prof of Rehab Medicine, Associate Professor of Neurology, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering

John Ross Rizzo
  • Director, Visuomotor Integration Laboratory
  • Director, Rehabilitation Engineering Alliance and Center Transforming Low Vision

Advances in miniaturized sensors and actuators, as well as artificial intelligence (AI), have broadened horizons for assistive and rehabilitative technologies. The team of Professor JohnRoss Rizzo, MD, is leveraging these innovations to help patients with conditions such as blindness and stroke, enhancing their ability to interact physically with their environment.

His research is supported in part by NYU WIRELESS.

Research Interests
Stroke, Traumatic & Acquired Brain Injury, Eye-Hand Coordination, Eye Movements, Ocular & Manual Motor Control, Concussion, Biomechanics, Assistive & Wearable Technology, Blindness & Visual Impairment, Sensory Augmentation, Mobility in Low Vision

New York Medical College

NYU Langone Medical Center, Rusk Rehabilitation, Clinical Research Fellowship

NYU Langone Medical Center, Rusk Rehabilitation (with Chief Year)

New York University
Assistant Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Director, Visuomotor Integration Laboratory

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